Smart City

The Internet of Things? It’s happening
Beyond the fact that Malaysia’s national IoT roadmap projects to generate 14,270 high-skilled jobs by 2020, expects changing business models as well, writes Cyberview’s Faris Yahaya.
Building Singapore’s ‘digital twin’
Many agencies in charge of city development around the world are working blind, making decisions without the ability to see the impact these decisions have on the complex and dynamic ecosystem of a city – an issue Dassault Systèmes believes the Virtual Singapore project can overcome.
Dassault and NRF to take Singapore into the Matrix
Dassault Systèmes said it was cooperating with the National Research Foundation (NRF) to develop Virtual Singapore, an integrated three-dimensional (3D) model of the city-state with semantics and attributes in virtual space.
Huawei rolls out Smart City solution in Malaysia
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has announced the availability of its Smart City solution in Malaysia.
Microsoft and I²R to work on Smart Nation reference architecture
Microsoft Corp and A*Star’s Institute for Infocomm Research (I²R) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a joint Reference Architecture for Singapore’s Smart Nation platform.
EmTech Singapore: Conquering challenges on Earth … and beyond
The second day of the EmTech Singapore conference started with a look at the possibilities of the, pardon the expression, final frontier -- space, writes DNA Singapore editor Gabey Goh.
APAC companies recognise transformational role of IoT: Forrester-Zebra study
More than 85% of firms in Asia Pacific believe that the Internet of Things (IoT) will be the most strategic technology initiative for their organisation in a decade, higher than the global average of 80%, according to a survey conducted by Forrester Consulting and commissioned by Zebra Technologies Corporation.
Fujitsu in sustainable urbanisation partnership in Singapore
Fujitsu Ltd, the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) and the Singapore Management University (SMU) have signed a master research collaboration agreement (MRCA) to set up an Urban Computing and Engineering Centre of Excellence in the city-state.
Connecting smart cities the smart way
Smart cities promise better and healthier urban environments through the adoption of city-based applications enabled by low-power, ruggedised environmental sensors and wireless connectivity – Michael Lok of Ruckus Wireless looks at some of the challenges.
TCS-SMU extend iCity Lab partnership, gets grant for senior citizen project
Singapore Management University (SMU) and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) said they have agreed to extend their SMU-TCS iCity Lab (iCity Lab) partnership for another three years to undertake a number of research initiatives and projects.
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