Smart poles with WiFi facility, surveillance cameras and environmental monitoring and other smart city infrastructure flagged off, more suggestions from experts. The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) kicked off the free WiFi project under the Smart City initiative. The launch was done at Charkha Park, Connaught Place, New Delhi by Union home minister Rajnath Singh.… Read More »New Delhi Municipality inaugurates free WiFi and more smart city facilities
An international alliance aims at developing an open source, multi-transport wireless networking technology and data model to eliminate dependency on proprietary solutions The uCIFI Alliance, an alliance including members from Kerlink, EDMI and Schréder, announced their goal of reducing complexities for device suppliers and delivering data and services consistently regardless of the concerned network. A step… Read More »Standardised Networking Technology to Empower Smart Cities
Low power communication technologies are reshaping the way data is transmitted today. While mobile and Wi-Fi services remain the primary mode of communication, smart cities and IoT-powered applications can leverage better from low-powered wide area networks (LPWAN). Kishore S. Nambiar, head – business development and innovation, Unlimit IoT Pvt Ltd, says about India’s adoption of… Read More »Is India Reaping The Benefits Of LPWAN Yet?
Some define a smart city as a city studded with sensors, which collect information to help manage the city’s assets and resources efficiently. Others say it is the use of information and communication technology (ICT) to transform life and working environments within a region. But, the Indian government’s Smart Cities Mission website probably says it… Read More »How smart can your city get?
India is on a mission to electronically connect all its strata to build a smarter infrastructure. Many stalwarts as well as new players are collectively taking up the responsibility to drive this smart revolution with their solutions that not only save costs and resources but also present great business opportunities. Let’s take a look at… Read More »Innovative Solutions For A Smarter World
If you thought that the word ‘smart’ has really added value to the concept of smart cities announced by our Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year, then you could think again, as these smart cities still have nagging technical issues that need to be addressed on an urgent basis. Experts feel that deployment of the… Read More »How IoT can help smart cities solve all the challenges