Tourism is beneficial to cities as it contributes to the economy, increases employment levels and creates a broad customer base for city businesses, such as retail and restaurants. At the same time, as visitor numbers grow, effective crowd management services are needed in areas such as public transportation and popular tourist attractions. Within the entertainment industry, large events, such as music festivals and sporting matches, can all benefit from new technologies such as smart ticketing and security services.
You can view our list of tourism & entertainment resources below. To find out more about how operators can assist you in the deployment of Tourism & Entertainment IoT solutions, please contact us.
January 31, 2018
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 partners …
May 22, 2017
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 multiple sectors, the …
March 8, 2017
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. In this short video, the city’s administration and AT&T …
August 15, 2016
Crowd management technologies have moved on significantly over the past few years. Not so long ago, crowd management solutions relied on using video footage and facial recognition to count how many people were in certain areas. These expensive techniques have …