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Nominet launches Oxford flood warning map

Tuesday 8 December 2015 | 21:32 CET | News
Nominet has teamed with the Flood Network to launch an interactive, online map which visualises river and stream levels around Oxford, UK. The map has been developed following a successful pilot project with the Oxford Flood Network. The project focused on examining the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) to create an extensive, localised, early-warning system for flood-prone areas for the first time in the UK. Over 30 IoT devices have been deployed to date, including sensors to monitor water levels in the streams, groundwater and basin of the Thames and Cherwell rivers, with more

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nominet
Countries: United Kingdom
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