Smart Cities Resources

Here you can view a list of all smart cities resources, including our overview resources that can be applied to all subjects. To find out more about how operators can assist you in the deployment of smart city IoT solutions, please contact us.

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China Mobile Streetlighting – Internet of Things Case Study

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Tuesday 27 Mar 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Safety |

LED streetlighting is transforming the urban environment and making maintenance and control of streetlights more straightforward. In the past, sodium lamps have been expensive to install and maintain, requiring manual inspection and ...

China Mobile Electric Smart Metering – Internet of Things Case Study

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Tuesday 27 Mar 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Smart meters have been deployed by many utilities around the world, and with the technology available to smart meter manufacturers and utilities improving rapidly over the past few years, there is always an opportunity to refresh ...

China Mobile Smart Parking – Internet of Things Case Study

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Tuesday 27 Mar 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Transport |

Smart Parking, powered by NB-IoT technology, is making it easier for drivers to find free parking spots. Cities can better manage their parking assets and maximise the revenue available to them as a result. Drivers searching for ...

Environmental Monitoring: A Guide to Ensuring a Successful Mobile IoT Deployment

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Tuesday 27 Feb 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources |

Environmental monitoring and management is becoming more important, as managing the environment and understanding its impacts drives increasing amounts of regulation and activities to reduce pollution. IoT sensors are able to give ...

AirQ Internet of Things Case Study

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Thursday 1 Feb 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Safety |

Air Quality and the monitoring of pollutants that can cause health issues is becoming more important to our daily lives with governments and regulators keen to both monitor and manage the impacts of poor air quality caused by a range ...

Shenzhen – Internet of Things Case Study

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Wednesday 31 Jan 2018 | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Safety | Smart Cities Utilities |

Supply of water and gas to consumers in Shenzhen has historically been a challenge. However, significant investment in improving the delivery of both of these utility services across Shenzhen and wider Chinese markets is gathering ...

USpace Smart Parking Internet of Things Case Study

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Wednesday 31 Jan 2018 | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Transport |

Parking in Taipei is at a premium, with strict parking controls that are enforced by the city with heavy fines for illegal parking. In this environment, it is common for residents to rent out their personal parking spaces to commuters ...

Ofo Bicycle Internet of Things Case Study

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Wednesday 31 Jan 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Tourism Entertainment | Smart Cities Transport |

Ofo bikes was founded in China in 2014 and currently operates over 10 million dockless hire bikes in over 180 cities around the world. In China, Ofo operates in all major cities including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou. They have ...

Smart Water: A Guide to Ensuring a Successful Mobile IoT Deployment

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Tuesday 9 Jan 2018 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Managing the supply of water is becoming a critical task for cities and their water utilities around the world. Particularly as they try to create sustainable businesses and deal with the effects of climate change, which increases the ...

KT MEG: Korea’s Smart Energy System

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Thursday 9 Nov 2017 | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Transport | Smart Cities Utilities |

KT-MEG is an IoT demand response platform that uses micro grids, cloud-based analytics and variety of mobile networks and communication mediums to manage the supply and consumption of energy throughout South Korea. Powering more than ...

Valencia: Internet of Things Case Study

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Monday 23 Oct 2017 | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Founded in 1890, GLOBAL OMNIUM/Aguas de Valencia manages all aspects of the collection, treatment and distribution of water in the Spanish city of Valencia and the surrounding areas (more than 300 municipalities).  Operating in an area ...

On-Demand Webinar: Mobile IoT (LPWA) for Utilities

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Monday 2 Oct 2017 | Both Technologies | MIoT Technology | Mobile IoT Initiative | Resources | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Mobile IoT technologies, also known as low power wide area (LPWA), serve a diverse range of vertical industries and applications that use low data rates, require long battery lives with low cost, and often operate in remote and hard to ...

The City of Patras: Internet of Things Case Study

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Monday 18 Sep 2017 | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Transport | Smart Cities Utilities |

In this case study, discover how Patras, Greece’s third largest city, has been using mobile technology to become a smart cities pioneer. With a dedicated smart cities hub located in the Patras Science Park, Patras has built a ...

Smart Parking: A Guide to Ensuring a Successful Mobile IoT Deployment

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Thursday 14 Sep 2017 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Transport |

Smart parking using Mobile IoT is one of the best tools a city has to solve parking and congestion issues. This guide explains how a city or parking operator can best approach a smart parking project and what steps they need to take to ...

Mobile IoT: The Ideal Fit for Smart Cities

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Monday 3 Jul 2017 | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources |

The introduction of Mobile IoT networks from mobile network operators will offer a scalable, secure and standardised way to connect smart city assets across a wide variety of services in an economically sustainable way. Mobile IoT ...

Vodafone Smart Center: Smart City La Rinconada

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Monday 22 May 2017 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Safety | Smart Cities Tourism Entertainment | Smart Cities Transport | Smart Cities Utilities |

The Smart Center, launched by the Municipality of La Rinconada and Vodafone, is designed to accommodate the growing needs of a town that is undergoing residential and industrial expansion. By adopting a range of IoT solutions across ...

Maximising the Smart Cities Opportunity: Recommendations for Asia-Pacific policymakers

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Monday 8 May 2017 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources |

Asian cities are facing pressing and complex challenges: reducing pollution and mitigating the consequences of climate change, efficiently managing economic resources, and improving the quality of life of citizens. This ...

GSMA Smart Cities Guide: Street Lighting

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Friday 31 Mar 2017 | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Safety |

Street lighting is a core piece of urban and rural infrastructure. Lighting helps to create a safe environment for both pedestrians and drivers. It is now cost effective to add communication technology to street lamps at the same time ...

Smart City Chicago

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Wednesday 8 Mar 2017 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Tourism Entertainment |

The city of Chicago is undergoing a transformation. By harnessing the power of big data and the IoT, the city is in the process of fundamentally improving its services and economy.

Building Smart Cities – The Crucial Role of Mobile Operators

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Tuesday 17 Jan 2017 | Resources | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources |

This video explores the definition of a smart city, the value that mobile operators bring to smart cities, and advice to governments and city planners looking to deploy smart city services.