IoT builds successful cities

YOGI SCHULZ | March 1, 2016

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is already chalking up successes in improving lives of urban citizens. Here are a few ways in which IoT helps to address the issues that challenge every city. All of the technology is proven and available today. To accelerate adoption, we need to show a little initiative in our homes and ask our businesses and city leaders to do likewise.Growth stresses infrastructure.We cannot continue to build ever-expanding flat cities with wider and wider freeways that are empty more than they are clogged. It costs too much and takes up too much land. We’re not prepared to spend more and more time commuting. We have no choice but to build cities with higher population densities and higher buildings.These reconfigured cities reduce transportation distances, infrastructure cost, energy consumption and greenhouse gases. Such cities make informal carpooling feasible, improve bus loading, rely more on taxis and grow the use of formal ride-sharing. These advances all depend on a myriad of IoT sensors to monitor transportation delivery and optimize energy consumption.

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