Vehicle type and Pollutant Emission

Vehicle pollution is the introduction of harmful material into the environment by motor vehicles and has become a major source of pollution in many areas.
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Move over Smart Cities – Is it time for India to launch a Smart Slums Mission?

While the India Smart Cities Mission is a bold, timely and much-needed initiative, there is a deeper crisis brewing for a large section of the population that lives in hundreds of slums across every city in India. To understand this more succinctly, let’s have a look at the below infographic:
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Smart Parking Solution for Smart Cities

Smart Parking is a term that just cannot be missed if the talk is about smart cities.It is one of the most important, as well as one of the most basic solutions required in the implementation of a smart city. But what actually smart parking is. According to the common conception, it is a solution that involves the use of sensors to track the availability of parking spaces.
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Smart Cities: Whys, hows and whats

We are living in times when urbanization is at peak and the challenges put forward because of it are numerous. We are also living in times that are technologically so advance that we witness exciting innovations almost every other day. And hearing a new buzzword has actually become so frequent.
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Network Infrastructure for Smart Cities

Cities are becoming digital and network infrastructure plays a very important role to make this digitization a reality. With the growing urbanization and the emergence of Smart services in many cities, there is a growing need for an outdoor wired and wireless infrastructure offering end-to-end access to citizens, visitors, and tourists.
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Autonomous City Management with Urban Analytics – Hype or Reality?

Imagine this scenario – It’s a little after 2 pm and there is a major music concert happening later in the evening with large crowds expected to gather at the venue and surrounding downtown areas of the city. As the event draws closer, the city manager is in the city operations control center viewing the action on a large dashboard screen. He observes traffic density growing on the main roads leading into the city center that could cause congestion and traffic snarls.
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Urban Analytics

An Artificial Intelligence (AI) based approach towards efficient City Management

The world is undergoing an unprecedented pace of urbanization, and if present trends continue, the world urban population will rise by about 72% in the next 4 decades. While the reasons for this rapid urban expansion are many, it is primarily driven by two entities with complementary needs: cities, on one end, to attract the best-skilled people and enterprises; and people, on the other end, by their preference to migrate to cities that provide a better quality of life.
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Open Data, Data Science and Benefits For Government Operations

The government, through legitimate processes, collects a substantial amount of data about people, properties, licenses, crimes, public health and a wide variety of other entities. With the onset of IoT and increasing digitalization of government processes, almost everything can be measured, monitored and networked. Such data from different sources can be combined and “mashed up to produce new insights and new businesses.

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