Europe

Europe

Europe is a complex region for several reasons, including a variety of different cultures with long histories -- and governance. Of Europe's 44 countries, 28 are members of the European Union. Here we briefly explore those complexities in further detail.

London Transport Museum Exhibit: Cubic's NextCity Strategy for Urban Mobility, Smart Cities

Mon, 2015-07-27 14:11 -- SCC Staff
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The London Transport Museum created this video to illustrate Cubic Transportation Systems NextCity strategy, which is to implement a single account across all modes of transportation to enable cities to more efficiently manage revenue collection.

Helsinki Bus Firm Cuts Fuel Use, Offers Improved Transport

Wed, 2015-03-25 06:00 -- SCC Staff
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Helsinki, Finland has a bus system fully owned by the city, but it competes with privately owned bus operators. which means it needs to find ways to lower costs and operate more efficiently to win business. Read in this case study how it worked with Microsoft to develop a system to analyze bus sensor data.

Bringing the Internet of Things to the London Underground

Tue, 2014-04-22 13:58 -- SCC Staff
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London's famous Underground rail system has been around since 1863 but it remains today one of the world's most progressive. Watch this video to learn how Telent, the company that governs its operation, is working with Council Global Partner Microsoft and other vendors to bring the latest innovations to the transit system and how it is streamlining operations.