Smart Cities News

Resource recommends a common data-sharing approach for smart cities

Resource recommends a common data-sharing approach for smart cities

ATIS and US Ignite are publishing the Smart Cities Data Catalogue Specification, which aims to extend the value of data beyond governmental boundaries.

US Ignite launches smart city accelerator

US Ignite launches smart city accelerator

Benefits for participants include access to an eight-week training course, an opportunity to connect with Amazon mentors as well as up to 10,000 in AWS credits.

Vaughan becomes Canada's first Smart Gigabit Community

Vaughan becomes Canada's first Smart Gigabit Community

City is also home to the country’s first smart hospital, which makes it "a great complement to other communities in the programme" says US Ignite.

Data exchange framework for smart cities completes first phase

Data exchange framework for smart cities completes first phase

The framework by US Ignite and ATIS aims to create a blueprint for the secure and interoperable exchange of data beyond city operational boundaries.

St Petersburg joins the Smart Gigabit Community

St Petersburg joins the Smart Gigabit Community

The city in Florida has been chosen by US Ignite and Spectrum to join the network of more than two dozen communities developing smart city applications and services.