Smart Cities

DEWA Develops Integrated Smart Energy Grid Using Wi-SUN Technology

Abdalla Juma Humaid Al Ali Sr Mgr – Telecom Transmission Power – Telecommunication DEWA   Where Dubai continues to set the standard for smart cities and infrastructure-centric innovation, we’re proud to say that Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) is playing a key role in supporting the emirate’s ambitions. As the authority managing the generation, …

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Where Does the Future of Smart City Design Begin? It’s in Plain Sight

Many of the world’s urban city centers have taken a bit of a beating over the past year. Lockdowns, social distancing, and remote mass working have left offices sitting idle and many main street businesses shuttered. But the pandemic has also spurred ambitious plans to make our cities more sustainable, efficient, and safe for citizens. …

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Smart City Applications for Performance and Reliability

Starting ten years ago, and for the first time in history, most of the global population now lives in cities. And the story of those cities has been a struggle to offer services and handle the infrastructure strain of all those recently-arrived citizens. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at www.iotforall.com. (Image courtesy of IotForAll.com)

Building Smarter, More Secure Cities from the Ground up with Open Standards

Internet of Things (IoT) technologies are finding their way into every corner of our lives. They monitor how we drive, make factory production lines more efficient, and keep utilities running smoothly. They are also at risk of compromise from adversaries who may be financially motivated cyber criminals, nation-state operatives, or even disgruntled employees. Read more …

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Wi-SUN Alliance Grows

Driving the proliferation of interoperable wireless solutions for use in smart cities and other IoT applications, the Win-SUN Alliance announces that Hexing, one of China’s largest smart metering companies, has become a new Promoter member, the highest level of Wi-SUN membership. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at www.itceoscfos.com.

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Silicon Labs Embraces Wi-SUN With New Chips

Silicon Labs just launched its first line of Wi-SUN chips this week, with general availability set for the summer. The company believes utilities and municipalities will embrace the radio technology for smart grid and smart city infrastructure. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at staceyoniot.com.

Case Study: Smart Lighting in Urban Canyons

The one-square mile of the City of London might have been founded by Romans in the first century, but don’t be confused. This historical heart of England and the UK’s capital has put in place a smart lighting initiative that keeps the city vibrant and safe. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at https://www.smartindustry.com.

What Will Post-Pandemic Smart Cities Look Like?

The pandemic is likely to accelerate new IoT initiatives and opportunities for smart innovation. Phil Beecher, President and CEO of Wi-SUN Alliance, looks at the smart city technologies that we can expect to see in the future. Read more about the Wi-SUN Alliance at www.globalbankingandfinance.com.