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The benefits of home grown smart city technology

As local government leaders refine their smart city strategies, build a case for funding and engage with their communities, a great deal of consideration must be given to the technology adopted. Cities stand to gain the most from connecting people with data, and whilst the meaning of smart city continues to evolve, at its core the definition remains the same- solving urban challenges with the use of technology. So why is the choice of technology provider so important? And what do cities stand to gain by putting local technology on their smart city agenda? Continue reading