Public safety and security

Apps to the rescue of Indian women

Tue, 2015-11-10 03:15 -- India SeniorEditor
11/10/2015

Gone are the days when mobile phones were used as tools for only communicating, networking, socialising or even gaming for the matter. In order to counter the high rate of crimes against women, the new age smart solutions, empower women with safety and security based mobile apps like – bSafe, Raksha, SheShuttle to name a few – that act as defence mechanism in time of crisis.

Apps to the rescue of Indian women

Tue, 2015-11-10 03:11 -- India SeniorEditor
11/10/2015

Gone are the days when mobile phones were used as tools for only communicating, networking, socialising or even gaming for the matter. In order to counter the high rate of crimes against women, the new age smart solutions, empower women with safety and security based mobile apps like – bSafe, Raksha, SheShuttle to name a few – that act as defence mechanism in time of crisis.

Is your BMS protected from within? Why it should be (and 3 best practices that will help)

Fri, 2015-10-23 06:00 -- SCC Staff
10/23/2015

As building management systems get smarter, in some respects they become more vulnerable. Schneider Electric experts explain why facility managers need to be prepared for internal BMS threats – and three best practices that will help avoid them.

‘There are islands of excellence in this lake of frustration’

Thu, 2015-09-17 23:50 -- SCC India Staff
09/16/2015

Pratap Padode, Founder Director, Smart Cities Council India expressed his strong optimism in the Smart Cities concept, while laying aside scepticism by recalling ancient Indian architecture. He also spoke about the various initiatives taken by select corporate and civic bodies across the country that cultivate a culture of smart innovations.

Panelists: Technology and trust building both belong in the public safety playbook

Tue, 2015-09-15 16:52 -- Liz Enbysk
09/15/2015

A panel of law enforcement officials told a Smart Cities Week audience that public safety technology has made great strides in recent decades. But building relationships within communities, not just technology, will lead to better results.

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