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.
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 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 Technologies Co Ltd has announced the availability of its Smart City solution in Malaysia.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.