In December 2014, a fire broke out at the Maldives Water and Sewerage Co. generator unit located on the island capital Malé, cutting off drinking water to over 150,000 people. Read in this case study how communications giant Ooredoo stepped in to help.
Public safety and security
Cities must adapt to the challenges that modernity has brought along with it in this news digital era. One of these challenges is to reconcile technology with all aspects of the city. a concept better known as a smart city.
Chicago has opened up 600+ data sets that inform citizens and help the city identify needs and opportunities. As you'll learn in this Cisco video, all the connected technology helps the city predict, prepare and problem solve.
Frost & Sullivan analyst Brian Cotton discusses how analytic and collaboration tools can support better decisions and enhance and expand capabilities to enable public safety officials to limit or even prevent harm to people and property.
To provide a safer community in fast-growing Surat, the city police department started the ‘Safe City Project,’ an initiative striving to reduce the city’s crime rate using modern technology. Watch this Microsoft CityNext video to learn more about what Surat police did to curb crime.