Press Coverage

News releases of the Alliance and its members

Overcoming Urban Challenges With Smart Street Lighting

From the amount of traffic on the roads, rising carbon emissions and poor air quality, to increasingly hard-to-manage urban waste and a growing strain on utilities, huge stresses are being placed on critical infrastructure and city services that simply were not designed to cater to such volumes of people. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance …

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Company Concerns Over Data Privacy

A recent study by Wi-SUN Alliance has found that across industries, companies are more concerned about data privacy. This is especially true for those businesses that have adopted so-called Internet or Things (IoT) technology. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at www.professionalsecurity.co.uk.

The Changing IoT Landscape

When comparing the two studies from 2017 and 2022, there’s a noticeable increase in the number of respondents not just thinking about the technology but also planning to roll out IoT initiatives. Read about the Wi-SUN Alliance at www.enterprisetimes.co.uk.

Overcoming Urban Challenges With Smart Street Lighting

Between highways and pedestrianised streets, many of the urban environments that we frequent are now leveraging the Internet of Things (IoT) to facilitate remote monitoring, management and control of critical assets, generating huge streams of real-time data that can be used to provide critical insights and actionable information. For smart city planners, IoT is becoming …

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The Vital Role of IoT in Overcoming Urban Challenges

Between security and surveillance, traffic management and sustainability, IoT has a major role to play in overcoming growing urban pressures. According to the United Nations, the number of people living in cities has increased from 751 million in 1950 to 4.2 billion in 2018. By 2050, more than two-thirds of the global population could reside …

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Overcoming Urban Challenges With Smart Street Lighting

More than one in four streetlights globally have been converted to LEDs, while over 10 million smart streetlights have been connected globally. In Paris, 280,000 connected street lights are delivering 70% savings on annual street light energy costs, according to IoT Analytics. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at Electrical Review .