Intelligent Water Management System Helps Cities Combat Drought, Flooding Amid a changing climate and rapid urbanization, water-related disasters are increasingly harmful to cities and ecosystems. An open-source framework designed in Michigan is harnessing the power of IoT to create a smart water monitoring and drainage system that can help prevent city and roadway flooding, combat drought, improve aquatic life, and ensure safer drinking water.
Using Machine Vision to Extract Insights, Drive Efficiency ADLINK, Touch Cloud, and Intel collaborate to bring artificial intelligence, image streaming, deep learning, and data analytics to the edge. The IoT solution can reduce production errors and streamline manufacturing processes, while smart cities can tap it to improve safety.
The Case for Smart Cities: Can They Be Pandemic Resilient? Four technology experts weigh in on what makes a smart city implementation successful, where they fit in a global environment, and how we can employ smart city technologies to help address crisis situations.
25 Tech Solutions That Can Make an Impact in a COVID-19 World A new Intel eBook shares outlook and perspective on how intelligent and automated technology solutions may be able to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. IoT is positioned as a linchpin of emerging technologies that will help create a safer, healthier world.
Silver Lining to a Global Shutdown: Better City Air Quality Using satellite imagery, stationary sensors, and IoT air quality monitoring solutions such as the Bosch Micro-Climate Monitoring system, researchers are able to monitor air quality data from cities around the world. The real-time data provided by the sensors provides insights into the drastic—and positive--changes that have occurred from shelter-in-place restrictions during the pandemic.
BrightSites Networked Poles Use IoT to Create Safer, Smarter Cities Signify’s award-winning BrightSites smart poles transform the standard light pole into a smart network hub. With an array of integrated IoT technologies, real-time data monitoring, and energy-efficient innovations, cities can monitor critical environmental health and safety information to improve the lives of their citizens and gain an easy pathway to 5G infrastructure.
Smart Parking Meters: IoT and Solar Are Ticket to Efficiency Networked, solar-powered parking meters with vehicle detection sensors hit the streets, offering cities energy savings, reduced maintenance costs, and automated parking fee collection.
Smart Cities Technologies Give Back 125 Hours to Citizens Every Year An Intel-sponsored study by Juniper Research show that smart cities deliver positive outcomes for citizens, including increased time savings and productivity, increases in health and overall quality of life, and a safer environment.
Digital Kiosks Bring Connectivity, Communications, and Security to Dense Urban Areas CityBeacon kiosks use Intel® IoT capabilities to bridge the digital and physical worlds, giving citizens interactive access to a host of dynamic community information and enabling city leaders to create safer public spaces.