Analytics

A new tool that could help you get to the bottom of your traffic troubles

Thu, 2017-01-12 11:54 -- SCC Partner
01/12/2017

As the costs of highway congestion continue to grow dramatically, a new effort could give your city what it really needs to make a difference: robust, accurate and meaningful data. Learn how the effort could not only get traffic flowing, but also improve safety.

Thank your universities (because they're filling the smart cities talent gap)

Thu, 2016-12-01 14:40 -- Doug Peeples
12/01/2016

Because a smart city's success depend so heavily on complex systems and technologies, one question often asked is: where do we find the skilled tech professionals capable of operating and administering them? Fortunately, more and more universities and other institutions are stepping up to fill the talent gap.

Is predictive policing right for your smart city?

Thu, 2016-11-10 14:54 -- Doug Peeples
11/10/2016

Until relatively recently, police work typically involved reacting to events as they happened or shortly after. And anticipating crime was largely a combination of officers' intuition and experience. Predictive policing is a different approach that could very well be changing the future of law enforcement. Read our story to learn how.

How cities around the world are enhancing urban lifestyles with the Internet of Things

Thu, 2016-11-03 06:27 -- SCC Staff
11/03/2016

Wondering how the Internet of Things can deliver valuable benefits in your neighborhoods and downtowns? Click for a new white paper produced by the Smart Cities Council and Microsoft; it's loaded with examples of IoT in action in cities around the world.

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