Tag: Smart

Cloud Computing

Up to $50 million up for grabs in smart infrastructure contest

May 2, 2018

Via: StateScoop

Venture Smarter, a technology consulting company that’s running a contest for advanced infrastructure plans, announced last week it has lined up $50 million in prize money. That sum, made up of direct financing from private investment firms and grant support, […]


Why next-gen vehicles should consider security from the start

February 3, 2017

Via: StateScoop

Security should be baked into autonomous and connected vehicles from the start, technologists said Wednesday during a panel discussion at the Global Cities Teams Challenges Super Action Cluster Summit. The group of vendor representatives, researchers and government policymakers noted the […]


Verizon boosts role in smart cities and farms services

May 2, 2015

Via: itCurated

Verizon’s Enterprise Solutions unit today announced a bigger push into smart cities and smart agricultural support services that rely on wireless networks and Internet of Things technologies. The new initiatives include alliances with the Smart Cities Council and the Thrive […]


Los Angeles Deploying Smart Streetlight Network

April 23, 2015

Via: Brian Heaton

A project to improve lighting controls on the streets of Los Angeles has the potential to become an expansive, data-collecting network in the city. The Los Angeles Bureau of Street Lighting has been upgrading the city’s streetlights to LED bulbs […]