Smart Cities Environment

Environmental change is affecting cities and their inhabitants more regularly. This brings new challenges for city planners, such as the need to improve air and water quality, and control noise pollution to create a healthy and enjoyable environment for city inhabitants.  In addition, the consequences of extreme weather on a city, such as flooding caused by typhoons or heavy snowfalls needs to be well managed to prevent adverse impacts to a cities citizens and businesses.

You can view our list of environmental resources below. To find out more about how operators can assist you in the deployment of environmental IoT solutions, please contact us.

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Data Delivery Platform for Smart Building by Softhard.IO

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Friday 10 Jan 2020 | Greater China | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

Hear from Softhard.IO, an industry partner of 3 Hong Kong’s and CSL’s, how the combined NB-IoT connectivity and cloud based data courier platform will enable the snap-n-go to the existing smart building infrastructure without investing tens of thousands...

Smart Access Management of Facilities by igloohome

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Wednesday 8 Jan 2020 | Asia-Pacific | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

Hear from igloohome, Singtel’s partner, how Iglooworks NB-IoT smart access solutions provide access management of facilities, infrastructure sites and assets without the need to manage any physical keys.

Connected Urban Airspace Management for Unmanned Aircraft by Garuda Robotics

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Tuesday 7 Jan 2020 | 5G | Asia-Pacific | Connectivity for Aviation | Resources | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Transport |

Hear from Garuda Robotics, Singtel’s partner, how Garuda CoPilot the on-board unit built to be compatible with the world’s most common Flight Controllers, can enable the aircraft to be command and controlled through the Internet, from....

Smart Home Solutions – Easy Control by ACIS

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Thursday 2 Jan 2020 | Asia-Pacific | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

Hear from ACIS, the partner of Viettel in Vietnam, share how Easy Control smart home solution helps connect home appliances automatically to the cloud and reduce the maintenance and operation costs for customers.

Ecological Monitoring System with 5G Unmanned Boat – China Unicom

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Monday 23 Sep 2019 | 5G | Greater China | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

The unmanned boat is equipped with 5G CPE terminal and 360-degree 4K camera, pushing real-time images and videos of ocean and river for monitoring water quality through fast speed 5G network.

The 4th Dimension of Space by Diomedes Kastanis, Singtel

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Tuesday 20 Aug 2019 | Asia-Pacific | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

Singtel IoT demonstrates the applicability of a 4-dimensional digital harmony – an integration of Singtel’s AI-driven IoT network, people, space, and things – to smart buildings, and how it increases productivity, improves cost efficiency, and...

Network-First IoT and Artificial Intelligence Platform – Singtel

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Tuesday 26 Mar 2019 | Asia-Pacific | MIoT Technology | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities Environment |

Diomedes Kastanis, Head of IoT at Singtel, explains how the data collected from IoT sensors through Mobile IoT (LTE-M & NB-IoT) networks is collected and analysed on their voice-activated artificial intelligence platform. [button ...

Mobile IoT Case Study: How Asia Pacific Intelligently Connects to IoT

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Monday 18 Feb 2019 | Asia-Pacific | LTE-M | NB-IoT | Resources | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Transport | Smart Cities Utilities |

This report shows how LTE-M and NB-IoT are being deployed in the Asia Pacific region. Drawing on interviews with mobile operators and their partners, the report describes six very different Mobile IoT applications. These case studies ...

China Mobile Streetlighting – Internet of Things Case Study

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Tuesday 27 Mar 2018 | Greater China | 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 | Greater China | 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 ...

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 | Europe | 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 ...

USpace Smart Parking Internet of Things Case Study

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Wednesday 31 Jan 2018 | Greater China | 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 | Greater China | 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

GSMA Smart Cities Guide: Water Management

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Thursday 3 Nov 2016 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Highlights | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Mobile Operators' smart water management solutions have evolved rapidly in recent years, enabled by advances in mobile communications technologies and the growing availability of high performance, relatively low-cost IoT sensors. In ...

Smart City Tainan – Water Management and Flooding Solutions

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Monday 19 Sep 2016 | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

This short video case study demonstrates how the Tainan government has worked with local Taiwanese mobile operator Far EasTone to deal with water management and flooding.

Environmental Agency: Flood Case Study

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Thursday 15 Sep 2016 | Smart Cities Environment | Smart Cities Resources |

In December 2015, the UK experienced its wettest month in a century. The Environment Agency wanted to improve the efficiency of service visits, enabling engineers to be ready to move at a moment’s notice. It wanted to prioritise visits ...