Silver Spring Launches Smart City Network-as-Service

Could managed network services break open the smart city market? The concept of a “smart city” that connects city street lights, parking spots, power and water meters, municipal transit services and other such nodes into a networked whole is a fascinating concept. But do city governments really want to take on the role of paying for the technology to make it happen and keeping it running for the next few decades? Continue reading “Silver Spring Launches Smart City Network-as-Service”

Silver Spring Launches Smart City Network-as-Service

Could managed network services break open the smart city market? The concept of a “smart city” that connects city street lights, parking spots, power and water meters, municipal transit services and other such nodes into a networked whole is a fascinating concept. But do city governments really want to take on the role of paying for the technology to make it happen and keeping it running for the next few decades? Continue reading “Silver Spring Launches Smart City Network-as-Service”