Insights on emerging technologies, practices, and processes for enhancing operational excellence.

Dec
22
2020
Larry O'Brien — Technology Trends

Is the SolarWinds Hack an OT Level threat?

The SolarWinds hack is largely being characterized as an IT level threat, but what are the implications for the OT world? Power distribution and building automation systems may be at risk as well.
Dec
10
2020
Ralph Rio — Company and Product News

TCS Launches IoT-powered Clever Energy Solution

Tata Consultancy Services has launched TCS Clever Energy, an enterprise level energy and emission management system that helps commercial and industrial organizations be more sustainable, ensure energy and cost efficiency, decrease carbon emissions, and reach their carbon neutral goals.
Nov
12
2020
Rick Rys — Industry Trends

How Biden Will Impact the Future of Energy

President-elect Joe Biden has pledged to rejoin the Paris accord and reverse numerous Trump executive orders.  But what will be the actual impact on clean energy and environmental justice?
Nov
04
2020
Eddie Fidler — Industry Trends

Electric Vehicles in Law Enforcement

As we often discuss on Smart City Viewpoints, drivers have been upgrading to electric mobility by the millions, yet some of the most exciting and impactful action is happening on the fleet and commercial side. Delivery vans and trucks, public transit, ride-hail, and even construction fleets are moving in this direction, drawn by overwhelming benefits financial and otherwise. In this article, we will explore the potential for electrified law enforcement fleets to reduce costs, emissions, and better serve the community.
Oct
28
2020
Eapen Jacob — Technology Trends

The Value of GIS for Smart Cities

GIS (Geographic Information Systems) have become an integral part of our daily lives in smart cities. GIS provides an IT infrastructure, which integrates not only every stakeholder but also every smart city process, starting from planning and conceptualization to development and maintenance.
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