The Readiness for Resilience Program is designed to help Texas communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey rebuild the infrastructure with resilient, smart technology and best practices. This series of workshops was sponsored by Qualcomm.
Examples and case studies
While the U.S. trails many other countries in broadband speeds, Lake Nona, FL, has managed to deliver gigabit to every home and business. This case study, prepared by the Council's City Networks Task Force, explains how they used dense network architecture and smart homes and buildings to provide it.
Seoul, the capital of South Korea, had a serious problem: streets overwhelmed with trash. Even four to five daily waste collections were inadequate. That’s when the city’s government turned to a solution from smart waste and recycling management company Ecube Labs.