Ideas you can use: Chicago's "Array of Things" project

Tue, 2016-07-19 21:25 -- SCC Staff

A network of sensors will be installed at several locations in Chicago to monitor and track several of the things that affect livability—like air quality, climate and noise. While the project is designed to help the city become healthier and more efficient, the data collected will be open to anyone who wants to use it, from citizens and scientists to researchers and other cities.

How Huawei will bring smart city solutions to Dubai South

Thu, 2016-07-14 20:45 -- Doug Peeples

Council Associate Partner Huawei will provide a variety of enhancements and solutions to bring a Dubai South business park into the smart city era. The company will provide its ICT expertise and technology to help Dubai achieve its ambitions to become one of the world's smartest cities.

Partner Spotlight: News for Schneider Electric, Enevo, Oracle, Saudi Telecom and more

Tue, 2016-07-12 19:30 -- SCC Staff

A U.S. military microgrid project for Black & Veatch and Schneider Electric... Enevo's sustainability award... Oracle enhances its SPARC cloud platform... Enel starts on largest Latin American solar plant... Saudi Telecom's role in country's digital transformation. Follow the link to learn more.

How multiple IoT projects contribute to Washington, D.C.'s long-term vision

Fri, 2016-06-24 15:00 -- SCC Partner

Washington, DC is engaged in several IoT-based projects designed to lead it to a safe, secure future, and to establish an open development platform for experimentation and innovation in city services delivery. Read the story for details on the projects and their progress.

IoT and smart cities: what happens next?

Fri, 2016-06-24 15:00 -- Doug Peeples

Predicting how technologies will evolve (or if they will) is a difficult chore. But with millions of connected devices and sensors collecting massive amounts of new forms of data and new ways to use it, most analysts see substantial and continued growth in the number of cities moving toward Internet of Things technology as they work to make their operations more efficient and cost-effective.

Schneider partners towards an Internet of Buildings

Wed, 2016-06-08 15:00 -- SCC Staff

We’re still years away from a true Internet of Things where everything is connected, but Schneider Electric is helping to get cities closer to that point by moving us toward an Internet of Buildings. Learn how this smart approach can help building owners reduce energy use and help cities toward climate goals.