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The vision of a smart city
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The vision Iof Smart Cities is the urban center of the future, made safe, secure environmentally green, and efficient because all structures-whether for power, water, transportation, etc. are designed, constructed, and maintained making use of advanced,

Helping CIOs understand smart city initiatives
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ExECUtIvE SUmmary Cities are becoming smarter, as governments, businesses, and communities increasingly rely on technology to overcome the challenges from rapid urbanization. What makes a smart city smart is the combined use of software systems,

The smart city infrastructure development monitoring
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Abstract The smart city infrastructure is the introductory step for establishing the overall smart city framework and architecture. Very few smart cities are recently established across the

Informative global community development index of informative smart city
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Abstract:-Informative Global Community Development Index (IGC) is an analysis method that looks at the development of the community currently residing in a smart city. From the understanding method, the development of intelligent cities especially Putrajaya and

Smart city and digital city: twenty years of terminology evolution
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Abstract During the latest years, Smart city and Digital city have been recurring topics, especially after 2010. Smart and digital urban development is used like strategy to improve the quality of life in the cities. However, smart city and digital city are not well defined nor

Hitachi's smart city solutions for new era of urban development
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The 21st century has brought with it three new global trends in urban development. The first trend, which has emerged against the background of an international consensus on the need to adopt low-carbon lifestyles on a global basis in response to the threat of global

Hitachi's Vision of the Smart city
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RECENTLY, the growing severity of global-scale environmental and resource problems together with changes in people's views and values have prompting a reevaluation of what form future cities should take. Hitachi approaches smart city development with the aim of

Smart City Analytics: state of the art and future perspectives
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Abstract. In accordance with a" people centred" vision, this paper critically examines current approaches to smart cities benchmarking. In particular, by means of correlation analysis and Principal Component Analysis (PCA) we put in evidence current limitations of city rankings

Using Classification and Roadmapping techniques for Smart City viability's realization
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Abstract: Smart cities suggest a domain that attracts an increasing scientific, political and economic attention. However, this domain is still confusing, since various parties define or apply alternative perspectives. Scientists document a technological smart city evolution

The Smart City Cornerstone: Urban Efficiency
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Executive summary Every city can become smarter. Smart cities start with smart systems that work for the benefit of both residents and the environment. The cities that succeed in making the transition to 'smart'will be those that improve their critical systems by combining a

Governing the Smart City: Scaling-Up the Search for Socio-Techno Synergy
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Abstract This paper analyzes the growing attention for smart cities and their governance as a new linkage between studies on urban governance and e-governance studies. A large number of publications on smart cities is analyzed to clarify different positions on the

The too-smart city
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PARKING IN BOSTON can be a grueling experience, but envisions a way to make it almost effortless: Have the city itself sense when spaces are opening up, and guide drivers to the most efficient spot. The engineering professor at Boston University

Smart city 2020
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These days computers are mostly devices in drag. The gadgets that surround us wear the distinctive gear and play the varied roles of telephones, MP3 players, digital cameras, watches, and date books. Under the surface, microchips and software are what make

Security and privacy in your smart city
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Abstract:With the majority of the population living in urban environments today, the concept of Smart Cities has become an urgent necessity. It refers to an urban transformation which, using latest ICT technologies, makes cities more efficient. Composed of a growing Internet

What is a City that it would be 'smart'
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skeptical about smart cities. He asks if our longing gaze towards smart technology reects a societal inferiority complex of sorts as our daily life has grown more intricate and complex. Recalling the technocratic dreams of urban planners in the sixties

The smart energy demo project Vision Step Smart City Villach
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The Smart Energy Demo Project Vision Smart City Villach Rosemarie Velik1, Johannes Schmid2, Wolfgang Rittsteiger3, Andreas Karitnig4, Doris Wilhelmer5, Erwin Smole6 An ICT-based social network for energy savers (Smart City Energy Club) is

Smart city: Learning effects and labor force entry
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Abstract This paper assesses the extent to which cities promote workers' wage growth after labor force entry and how this growth varies by unobserved learning ability in different sized cities. I incorporate this growth attribute the learning effect into a standard inter-city

Testbeds for Reliable Smart City Machine-to-Machine Communication
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Abstract-With a large majority of the world's population moving towards living in urban environments in the foreseeable future, the notion of Smart Cities is emerging globally as an important research topic. A particular challenge is the unstable power supply of cities in

Radio channel models for wireless sensor networks in smart city applications
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Abstract:In this paper we present the measurements at three different carrier frequencies, ie 400 MHz, 868 MHz and 2.4 GHz, in two different propagation environments, namely an open area and tunnel. They are compared to empirical path loss models suitable for the

Case study validation of a business model framework for smart city services: Fixmystreet and london bike app
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Abstract Given the volatile nature of the mobile services industry and the recent interest in mobile services from local governments, this article introduces a business model framework that allows the design and analysis of value networks for mobile services in a public

Indicators for Economic and Social Development of Future Smart City
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Abstract: This paper identifies a set of criteria and indicators to highlight the economic and social development from different smart cities. To characterize and prioritize various urban areas of a city should be used a set of indicators. These indicators help us to establish the

Exploratory research on success factors and challenges of Smart City Projects
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As urbanization and its consequences become the issue of modern cities, the concept of Smart City comes as the solution. Though a lot of research on the topic has been done, still no clear definition is given for both: Smart City itself and the factors of a successful Smart

Smart city framework
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Increased populations: More than 50 percent of the world's population lives in cities, 1 placing massive pressure on city infrastructures (transportation, housing, water, power, and

USING CITYGML TO DEPLOY SMART-CITY SERVICES FOR URBAN ECOSYSTEMS.
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ABSTRACT: The rapid technological evolution, which is characterizing all the disciplines involved within the wide concept of smart cities, becomes a key factor to trigger true user- driven innovation. In this context 3D city models will play an increasingly important role in

Smart city as an innovation engine: Case Oulu
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Abstract. This paper explains how a proactive city as an RDI ecosystem can achieve remarkable results in the field of innovation. The City of Oulu has an internationally recognized tradition as an innovation center. Especially, the city's track record in the field

Contextual Mobile Learning for professionals working in the" Smart City".
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Abstract. In this study, we propose an innovative approach using the Contextual Mobile Learning System based on the Electronic Performance Support System(EPSS) to support efficient just-in-time learning for professionals working in the Smart city. In this paper, we

Consumer services in smart city Adelaide
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The Smart City Adelaide (SCA) concept aims to define the infrastructure and applications which are required to provide an electronic medium for provision of digital metropolitan services. It is envisaged that these services will be offered to the Multi Function Polis (MFP

CityScripts: Unifying Web, IoT and Smart City Services in a Smart Citizen Workspace
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Abstract This article describes a programming experiment in which an entire city is the playground. Building on the foundation of the SmartSantander FIRE infrastructure, the CityScripts project proposes an Internet of Things scenario where sensors and actuators

Michel Foucault and the smart city: power dynamics inherent in contemporary governing through code
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Abstract. Drawing upon Michel Foucault's approach to power and governmentality, this paper explores the internal logics and dynamics of software-mediated techniques used to regulate and manage urban systems. Our key questions are as follows: what power and

Smart city data via LOD/LOG service
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Problems: data have different formats, they must be reconciled in order to be effectively interconnected to each other, but sometimes information is incomplete. Objective: take advantage of the created repository and ontology to implement new integrated services

Is Your City Smart Enough
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The terms" smart" and" intelligent" have become part of the language of urbanization policy, referring to the clever use of IT to improve the productivity of a city's essential infrastructure and services and to reduce energy inputs and CO2 outputs in response to global climate

Smart City Process Support and Applications as a Service from the Future Internet
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Voltree Power's patented bioenergy harvester converts living plant metabolic energy to useable electricity, providing a unique battery replacement alternative. When coupled with the FI, IBM software and low-power transceiver hardware, this technology makes practical

M2M and big data to realize the smart city
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Abstract M2M technology enables us to control things and to collect various kinds of information from things. NEC provides the M2M solution CONNEXIVE with the aim of building the next-generation Ambient Information Society. This will help realize a safe

SmartSantander: A joint service provision facility and experimentation-oriented testbed, within a smart city environment
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Abstract: In order to foster user support, involvement and engagement in ICT-based innovation areas, Smart Cities position as important areas of application being considered as excellent playgrounds for Future Internet (FI) research and experimentation. For this

Towards a Cloud of Things smart city
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Cities are growing steadily and urban living poses major challenges in our daily lives. In this context, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) together with local governments and private companies, play a key role for implementing innovative solutions

Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and a Smart City in Malaysia
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Abstract:This paper is intended to examine how culture, society and capacity play an important role in strengthening the involvement of ICTs by the local authority in managing their local areas. A smart city has been selected as a case study due to its significance of

City district information modeling as a foundation for simulation and evaluation of smart cityapproaches
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ABSTRACT Today building and especially city district data, its quality, availability and access are often very poor. Nevertheless, it is necessary to develop strategies for sustainable energy management in future smart cities. The City District Information Model

Discovering the invisible city: Location-based games for learning in smart cities.
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Abstract. In this paper we discuss how location-based mobile games can be designed for learning in modern technology enhanced public spaces. We start with the description of the design process and we identify the main challenges faced. We elaborate the case of the


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