ITU launches global smart city platform

Monday 18 January 2016 | 13:45 CET | News
The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has launched what it describes as the first global online community to boost development of smart sustainable cities. The World Smart City platform aims to identify the biggest challenges to building smartness into an existing city, or developing a smart city from the ground up. According to the ITU, major efficiency improvements could be achieved by horizontally interconnecting individual systems such as energy, water, sanitation and waste management, transportation, security, environmental monitoring or weather intelligence, but the

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Companies: IEC / ITU
Countries: World
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