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Part 2: ‘We are building the foundation of a smart city’

Krishna Mukherjee Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise was cherry picked as the communications and networking solutions provider for the world’s best smart city through the GIFT project with Newgen. In an interaction with CIOL, Dirk Dumortier, VP-Sales Enablement, APAC, ALE and Prasath Rao

Nokia demos how IoT & 5G unleash new possibilities in smart cities

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia at its annual Bangalore Innovation Day today demonstrated how it is making IoT a reality for smart cities, by combining automation and intelligence with its stack of the connectivity solutions, platforms and software. With a few innovative

Jaipur gets Cisco’s first Lighthouse City status in South Asia

JAIPUR, INDIA: Jaipur gets the status of being the first ‘Lighthouse City’ in South Asia and hence joins the league of Cisco Lighthouse Cities globally such as Hamburg, Barcelona and Adelaide. As competition between cities for talent, business, investment and

IBM turns Rashtrapati Bhavan into a smart township

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Spread across 330 acres of land and home to over 5000 residents, Rashtrapati Bhavan is now adopting IBM’s technology and solutions to become smart and future ready. As a part of a strategic engagement, IBM developed the

Smart city’s transport infrastructure is hackable!

BANGALORE, INDIA: Transport infrastructure in a modern megalopolis represents a very complicated system, containing different sorts of traffic and road sensors, cameras, and even smart traffic light systems. All the information gathered by these devices is delivered and analyzed in

4 security challenges smart cities set to face

Anshuman Singh Smart cities principally depend upon information and communication technologies (ICT) to provide public services. Wherever valid, Internet of Things (IoT) enabled sensors, cloud computing, virtualisation and machine to machine (M2M) integration keep the cities’ ‘smart’ applications running. The objective

TCS and Gfi partner to tap smart city prospects in France

BANGALORE, INDIA: Tata Consultancy Services(TCS) and Gfi Informatique entered a strategic partnership to meet the digital technology requirements of different smart city initiatives such as public transportation, water, and energy in France. TCS Digital Software & Solutions (DS&S) Group’s knowledge of

Jharkhand utility embraces online gateway

MUMBAI, INDIA: Citizen-centric convenience services assumed centrestage today in the state of Jharkhand as Chief Minister,

Tech sanitising a Digital Pune

PUNE, INDIA: A Smart Water Distribution and Leakage Detection System by Swastik Srivastava and Diwakar Shukla

NASSCOM to host smart city hackathon

BANGALORE, INDIA: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) 10,000 Startups along with Bengaluru

SMEs are moving ICT discussions from the realms of IT department to the Board room

By : Sonal Desai

Sonal Desai Prateek Pashine, Head, Enterprise Business, Tata Teleservices, talks about overall the technology landscape, the

Watson’s at work in Vizag

BANGALORE, INDIA: An expert team from IBM will review Vishakhapatnam’s (Vizag) emergency management system to provide

Smart cities’ vision get a boost from WBA

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), in association with FICCI, hosted the WBA Vision Forum 2015.

A city’s CIO, Tammie Hollowell, picks ERP overhaul

TEXAS, USA: Tyler Technologies, Inc. signed an agreement with the city of Surprise, Arizona, for Tyler’s

Creating skilled talent will determine the success of smart cities

Kabir Chadha Honorable Prime Minster Narendra Modi recently announced his government’s vision to set up 100

NEC and AP govt. join hands for safe city project in Tirupati

TIRUPATI, INDIA: NEC India and AP Technology Services Limited (APTS), a wholly owned state company of

Smart building tech makes facility manager’s life simpler

BANGALORE, INDIA: Honeywell today announced Command and Control Suite– the next generation of smart building technology which turns complex

Demand for smart tech soars to ease daily commute

BANGALORE, INDIA: Increasing population and traffic congestion in cities is fuelling demand for ‘smart city’ transport

Is a next-gen architecture of security being built for smart cities?

By : Sanghamitra Kar

BANGALORE, INDIA: With the 100 smart city project initiated under Modi’s Government and the talks it

Invest $100mn in public safety over the next two years

BANGALORE, INDIA: Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) revealed the results of a public safety survey conducted