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Smart Cities Council and Western Digital lead the dialog on the need of surveillance

by August 8, 2017

Western Digital, a leading global provider of storage solutions, co-hosted a Roundtable Conference on “ Technology Modernization for Safer and Smarter Cities”with Smart Cities Council at Mumbai recently. The conference primarily …

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Pune Police deploys WorkApps Chat Platform for Better Internal Communication

by April 6, 2017

Pune Police becomes the first Indian Government body to join the wave of organizations moving to Dedicated and Secure Chat Applications for better, faster and secure communication between internal teams. …

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Snapdeal Partners With Government of Andhra Pradesh To Digitize 10,000 Villages

by April 6, 2017

Snapdeal announced a partnership with University of California, Berkeley for the Andhra Pradesh government’s Smart Village Project. With the objective of discovering economical and infrastructural barriers faced by artisans in …

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Vijay Shekhar Sharma to be awarded as DQ IT Person of the Year at Digital Economy Conclave

by February 28, 2017

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, PayTM CEO and founder, would be given the Dataquest IT Person of the Year Award at the Dataquest Digital Economy Conclave on March 22, 2017 in New …

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Smart Cities: Why They are an Imperative For Rapid Urbanisation

by January 23, 2017

IMC Chamber of Commerce & Industry today convened its first International conference on “Smart Cities – Reimagining Urban Spaces and Financing in Delhi. The conference was inaugurated by Mr. Jayant …

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Three Pre-requisites for Transformation of Smart Cities in 2017

by January 19, 2017

  Harsh Marwah, Country Manager, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, India   We live in a tech-savvy, digital world, where smart living is increasingly becoming a part of our lifestyle. India is rapidly moving towards …

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Here’s Why Surveillance is Vital for Smart Cities

by January 18, 2017

Smart Cities Council (SCC) along with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) organized a round table in New Delhi to discuss the role of surveillance for a safe and secure …

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India Not Smart Yet for Smart Cities

by July 8, 2016

India still finds it difficult to deliver necessary amenities like water, power, and proper roads to its citizens even almost seven decades after independence. Urban planning and execution is always …

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Cyber Attacks in Smart Cities

by December 28, 2015

– Harsh Marwah, Country Manager, Verizon Enterprise Solutions India People are migrating to urban areas in large numbers in search of better employment opportunities and living options. According to the United …

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Smart Cities can be a boon for Indian SMEs

by November 23, 2015

The infrastructure in existing Indian cities is crumbling under the pressure of growing population, leading to a slew of different issues that impact every single urban citizen. Building smart cities …

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Enabling Cost-Effective and Efficient Smart Cities

by November 23, 2015

– Manish R Kumar, Global Practice Head – Engineering & Construction, Wipro There is considerable interest in India on the design, science and technology of Smart Cities. In early 2015, the …

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Can India Learn From Smart Cities Across The Globe?

by June 19, 2015

It is predicted that by 2050, about 64 per cent of the developing world and 86 per cent of the developed world will be urbanized. This rapid urbanization has cities …

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Smart Cities – Transforming India

by June 17, 2015

In order to take the pressure off the metropolitan cities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced 100 Indian smart cities by 2022. The Smart City initiative runs on the ground of …

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Smart Cities and Mobile Devices to Decode Education for Masses

by June 12, 2015

Modi’s dream of 100 smart cities is soon going to start getting shape in India. The entire country is moving towards smarter and technologically advanced ways of lifestyles. …

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International Investors capitalize on 100 Indian Smart Cities program

by May 21, 2015

Prime Minister Modi’s most ambitious project to build 100 smart has received support from other countries and international organizations. Under the government’s 100 smart cities programme, approved by the Cabinet …

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Smart Cities as the Ultimate Form of Digital Transformation

by April 15, 2015

What would it be like to live in a smart city? Cisco has already created a blueprint for it on its own sprawling 2.6 million sq ft. campus in Bengaluru. …

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Delivering 21st Century Solutions to New-Age Citizens

by November 4, 2014

Cities will have to become intelligent, more innovative and more integrated across their employees, citizens and businesses to thrive in the age of globalization Information technology is becoming a strong enabler …

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Creating smart cities with technology

by June 8, 2014

Most problems related to urban India are fairly well known and are often the topic of casual discussions. The …

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