Watch and learn about Spectrum technologies that help improve quality of life in smart cities
How smart cities drive economic growth
A digitally connected city can improve the lives of all its constituents. By empowering a strong, civic-minded community and increasing economic activity, city leaders can create stable, engaged communities that offer greater opportunities for everyone. Residents, local businesses and community leaders can unite to build the cities they envision: a vibrant place to work and live—and one that every resident is proud to call home.
Smart city projects help manage costs, create new revenue opportunities and more
Imagine a city where the daily commute is shortened by 15-30 minutes. Emergency response times are cut by 25-30 percent. Time spent interacting with healthcare and government is reduced by 45-60 percent. 100 percent of your community’s students have access to digital education tools. Water consumption is lowered by as much as 20–30 percent. Digital communities drive increased citizen engagement.
New smart light shed on smart lighting projects with Bill Wallace of US Ignite
As more and more city leaders look toward technology to improve operational efficiency and their citizens’ quality of life, the most fundamental investment cities should leverage is their underlying infrastructure. But where should government leaders start? They have the perfect asset already installed throughout their cities: light poles.