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Smart City in the Year 2020: The Biggest Challenges

By : Ashok Pandey 3

Various cities of India are working towards better, more efficient, secure and connected infrastructure. Some key measures towards a sustainable future are being implemented, be it smart cities, online banking, eCommerce and so on. India has been doing a lot

Tech Mahindra and Qualcomm Collaborate to Offer ‘Smart City’ Solutions Globally

By : CIOL Bureau

Tech Mahindra announced its collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. The ‘Smart City Accelerator Program’ launched by Qualcomm Technologies in April, is aimed at connecting cities, government agencies and enterprises with service providers offering Qualcomm Technologies-based smart city solutions. Manish Vyas,

Dassault Systèmes showcases its portfolio to accelerate development of smart cities in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Dassault Systèmes showcased its portfolio of industry solution experiences (ISEs) for smart cities at the 5th Smart Cities India 2019 Expo in New Delhi. Supporting tasks from planning for a new urban district to managing the ongoing operations of an

Five Smart City Development Bottlenecks and How to Overcome Them

By : CIOL Bureau

By Virender Jeet, Senior Vice President (Sales & Marketing / Products) Newgen Software While urbanisation of cities has been an ongoing process for several decades now, the advent of technology has changed the ways in which we deal with the

Cyber Security Hackathon and Cyber Security Policy for Pune Smart City

By : CIOL Bureau

To promote cyber security and data privacy in the smart cities, Pune Smart City Development Corporation Limited (PSCDCL) in collaboration with Data Security Council of India (DSCI) will be conducting a Cyber Security Hackathon and release a cyber security policy

Dell IQT: Adding ‘IQ’ to the Internet of Things

By : Soma Tah

Soma Tah Dell Technologies announced a billion dollar of R&D investment on the Internet of Things(IoT) last year,  which it has named IQT -a combination of IoT and Artificial Intelligence (AI). The concept of IQT is to increase the intelligence

eMudhra launches IoT security solution for smart cities

BANGALORE, INDIA: Digital identity and transaction management solutions provider, eMudhra’s R&D center in Bangalore, emLabs has announced an IoT security solution for smart cities. The solution brings the power of Secure Identity and Cryptography to effectively secure a smart city ecosystem through

Cisco brings financing options and solutions to help cities achieve their smart city visions

BANGALORE, INDIA: Cisco said that it has added new functionality to its newly renamed connected digital platform, Cisco Kinetic for Cities. The new features provide enhanced support for public safety. Cisco Kinetic is a cloud-based platform that helps customers extract, compute,

eMudhra to launch R&D centre in Bangalore to develop Blockchain-based tech

BANGALORE, INDIA: eMudhra today announced the launch of an R&D center in Bangalore to work in Blockchain-related technologies and to further enhance Blockchain-based systems for Smart Cities. A Blockchain fundamentally deals with secure transactions using cryptographic keys and this development

ZTE makes street administration simpler with Smart Street 2.0

ZTE announced its “Smart Street 2.0”- the second generation of ZTE’s LPWAN based solution which helps city administrators transform public services on the city’s streets and road, thus creating a solid foundation for a practical smart city. “ZTE’s Smart Street

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