Smart cities infuse the city services that residents interact with on a daily basis with connected capabilities. Whether it’s public safety initiatives, building automation, traffic control, or waste management, enhanced connectivity through effective M2M device management promises to transform every aspect of city life.
Given its potential to streamline municipal communication, improve quality of life, and reduce long-term costs, it’s no wonder progressive cities around the world are jumping at the opportunity to invest in smart technology. Find out why other cities are looking to Bristol, UK as a leader in open innovation because of their investment in an IoT ecosystem.
IoT offers a more efficient and effective way to manage city services like parking, water, traffic, waste, lighting and more.
Robust sensors and the continuous flow of data allow city agencies to monitor traffic and public safety incidents in real-time and resolve issues promptly.
With smart technology, residents can readily access the resources they need most – including emergency services, payment portals, public WiFi, and more.
Chattanooga is an outstanding example of how municipalities can benefit from the Internet of Things. Since 2008, local government has been leveraging smart technology to transform the city into a sought-after place to live and work.
Chattanooga’s IoT investment is paying off big time. The city’s smart grid and lightning-fast network are acting as a catalyst for new technology and service innovation. This change is particularly appealing to entrepreneurs and talented pioneers in the tech industry. Thanks to the city’s strategic use of IoT scalability, the city is able to monetize IoT technology and a startup culture is emerging in Chattanooga that may someday rival that of Silicon Valley.
Learn about how Chattanooga, previously known as the most polluted city in the United States, evolved to become one of the most connected cities in the world by taking advantage of the business value of IoT data analytics. Take our 360° VR video tour of Chattanooga.