Baidu, Greatwall Tech Team Up to Create AI Platform for Smart Cities

A unit under China’s biggest online search provider Baidu Inc. has partnered up with China Greatwall Technology Group Co. to develop an artificial intelligence service platform for smart cities. Greatwall and Baidu Online Network Technology Beijing Co. penned the three-year agreement to integrate Baidu’s AI, Big Data and Cloud technologies with Greatwall’s software and hardware, … More Baidu, Greatwall Tech Team Up to Create AI Platform for Smart Cities

Hafslund Nett reinvents smart metering with a Wide Area Mesh network

Had a really interesting chat with Wirepas CEO Teppo Hemiä in Telia Digitalist IoT Forum regarding their Wide Area Mesh technology – Wirepas Connectivity. In this case it is used by Hafslund Nett, which currently deploys a smart metering system which will cover 700.000 electricity con-nections in Oslo area by the end of 2018. The core … More Hafslund Nett reinvents smart metering with a Wide Area Mesh network

Deriving transport benefits from big data and the Internet of Things in smart cities

Public transport is one of the biggest challenges facing cities today – how can big data and the Internet of Things be leveraged to tackle the issues? A recent study has been commissioned by the Department for Transport from consultants Ricardo Energy & Environment to seek a better understanding of the potential opportunities, challenges, enablers … More Deriving transport benefits from big data and the Internet of Things in smart cities