Tag: smart cities

Digital Inclusion – Key to Prosperous & Smart Cities

At the dawn of the 5G and the Internet of Everything era, one would easily assume that most people are already well connected with...

A Phased approach to “Smartening” Cities

Cities across the world face significant challenges stemming from urbanization, demographic change, changing lifestyles and climate change. These challenges are illustrated in the UN-Habitat’s...

Getting Past Smart City Growing Pains

The CIA Factbook reveals that more than 1 million people move into cities across the world every week. At the end of 2015, more...

How Open Standards Could Accelerate the Growth of the IoT in...

The growth of the Internet of Things (IoT), as it relates to the emergence and development of smart cities, can take one of two...

More than Half of Operators Plan to Deploy Carrier-grade Wi-Fi

The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the industry association focused on driving next generation Wi-Fi and its role in Public Wi-Fi services, Internet of Things...