internet of things (IoT)

Government needs better air-quality messaging, not more data, says Portland official

by • 3 weeks ago

Portland Smart City Coordinator Christine Kendrick said what's needed most now isn't more sensors or data, but "action" from local authorities.

Texas moves 'beyond IoT' in new state technology strategy

by • 11 months ago

Texas' technology plan for the next five years represents a maturation in data management and digital services, officials told StateScoop.

People are the key to accelerating tech strategy in today's cities

by • 11 months ago

Commentary: Growing up poor showed Ignite Cities’ George Burciaga that a city’s most valuable asset is people. Technology, he says, should center around them.

Utilities not watching networks close enough, former officials say

by • 12 months ago

Internet-connected devices attached to systems operated by local governments and public utilities aren't given enough attention, two former officials said.

Virginia boosts funding for internet-connected public safety radio

by • 12 months ago

A radio system that connects first responders across jurisdictions during emergencies has secured $6.5 million in new funding.

Cleveland launches citywide network to control cameras, streetlights

by • 1 year ago

A $35 million system will remotely control thousands of surveillance cameras and streetlights, preparing for “more advanced, future-ready smart city applications."