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How a university can be a go-to resource for your smart city transformation


The number and variety of smart cities projects are growing, but many cities simply don't have the tools they need to tackle them. We thought you'd like to know about a valuable resource, and source of innovation inspiration, your city may want to consider tapping into.

Partner Spotlight: News for Johnson Controls, Continental, Itron and more


Johnson Controls acquires Triatek… Itron's water upgrade project… Microsoft's IoT investment… Continental wins technology award… Parsons collaborates on education in UAE… UL's certification program for data centers. Click the links for details.

How EVs can make your city's electric grid smarter (and more reliable)


Electric vehicles are a small percentage of vehicle sales, but their numbers are expected to grow over the next several years. And that's good because it's becoming increasingly clear that EVs can contribute to the stability and reliability of city electric grids.