smart technologiesScenario
31 March 2020

When smart technologies combat Covid-19 and contribute to urban resilience

Cities are particularly vulnerable in this pandemic. Smart technologies are being used to support the Covid-19 response and enhance urban resilience
healthScenario
24 March 2020

Time for a planetary, circular health

The Covid-19 pandemic forces us to think over more sustainable approaches to urban development
Covid-19 ChinaScenario
11 March 2020

Covid-19: some preliminary insights on the impact in China

China is starting to react to mitigate the economic and societal impacts of Covid-19. Smart technologies and big data will help
blockchain cybersecurityNews
4 March 2020

More open = less secure?

Open infrastructures can be as secure as traditional, legacy technologies
AEMNews
25 February 2020

Piloting blockchain for Smart Utilities

AEM is exploring blockchain technology to maximise data protection over its network
data mobilityScenario
11 February 2020

Data is the new fuel for mobility

A City can't be truly smart if it doesn't provide efficient, safe, and environmentally friendly mobility systems
air qualityScenario
4 February 2020

Air quality and environmental sensing to improve quality of life in Smart Cities

As natural and human factors worsen City pollution, real-time, localised and accurate environmental information is needed
Scenario
28 January 2020

Emotional AI is coming to town

This emerging technology might be used in Smart Cities to prevent crime and improve security
Scenario
21 January 2020

Davos 2020: it’s time to unlock technology to tackle Global Goals

As we enter the 2020s, we stand at a critical juncture to put technologies to work in a more responsible way
News
15 January 2020

Looking at Smart Cities from an Augmented Reality perspective

Our refreshed AR Smart City mobile app is now available for iOS and Android devices
Scenario
7 January 2020

Tech trends to watch, some insights from CES 2020

From consumer tech to Smart Cities, there are interesting news around 5G, artificial intelligence, and blockchain
Scenario
17 December 2019

Parking marketplaces get underway

The future of parking will be gateless, ticketless, and cashless, relying on device-generated, blockchain-powered data
News
12 December 2019

Smart Cities: why blockchain is changing the game

Blockchain allows Cities to grant the utmost cybersecurity and turn cost saving into revenue generation, boosting new economies
Press Releases
29 November 2019

Save energy with a limited individual effort

The enCOMPASS project comes to a successful ending
connected vehiclesScenario
27 November 2019

Smart transportation: it’s time for connected vehicles and open data models

There is an increasing demand for smart solutions to decongest urban mobility. Connected vehicles and open data platforms can accelerate the development of new applications by grouping innovative ecosystems
Press Releases
5 November 2019

Ultimate cybersecurity and new revenue streams: blockchain changes the game

New PE Smart Urban Network features and components to be launched at Smart City Expo World Congress 2019
Smart City Expo World CongressNews
31 October 2019

Join us at Smart City Expo World Congress!

Barcelona is the perfect stage to introduce some great enhancements to our PE Smart Urban Network platform
technologyScenario
23 October 2019

Hyperautomation, blockchain and AI security to drive technology evolution

Gartner investigates the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2020
EVScenario
17 October 2019

Accelerating the EV roadmap

Electrification in Europe is progressing at a high speed, but rolling out the EV infrastructure might be more complex than expected
businessScenario
9 October 2019

When Cities are easy places to start a business

Smart investments can boost local economy by engaging innovative entrepreneurs and startups
urban innovationScenario
3 October 2019

Who will pay for smart urban innovation?

The challenge of paying for smart projects should not prevent Cities from innovating
opennessNews
24 September 2019

Openness and interoperability: download our report

Learn how openness represents the next key phase for Smart Cities, and how to achieve it
trafficScenario
19 September 2019

Traffic congestion: Americans suffer annual costs for $166 billion

Traffic congestion worsens quality of life, and burdens local economy. Smart Parking can be a simple, but effective measure
Scenario
9 September 2019

Tokyo ranks first among world’s safest Cities

In a more and more interconnected world, urban security and resilience are a priority for City governments
multi-purposeScenario
3 September 2019

Multi-purpose solutions to break down urban silos

Interoperability enables Cities to streamline services and face budgetary restrictions
cybersecurityScenario
27 August 2019

Smart Cities lagging in cybersecurity investments

Local governments and urban services are vulnerable to cybercrime. Blockchain stands out as a performing and cost-effective solution to provide full device and data security, data integrity and validity
open roadNews
7 August 2019

The open road towards full interoperability

Why openness and interoperability are such important to Smart Cities? Join us on September 25th to learn more, webinar registration is now open
technological neutralityScenario
30 July 2019

Technological neutrality to accelerate IoT developments

Interoperability can encourage IoT projects and generate the utmost value for people, Cities and businesses
local energy communitiesScenario
23 July 2019

EU reinforces the role of local energy communities

A decentralised and somehow democratised energy system is getting a foothold in Europe thanks to accessible photovoltaic and solar installations, smart technologies and the blockchain
innovative procurementScenario
9 July 2019

Smart Cities, innovative procurement

In their effort to build resilient, sustainable and inclusive communities, City leaders are increasingly looking at innovative procurement
blockchain-basedScenario
2 July 2019

Blockchain for Smart Cities booming in Asia

Blockchain is being extensively piloted to improve a number of public services relying on accurate, secure, authentic and trustworthy transactions and information exchanges
Smart City Expo World CongressNews
27 June 2019

Cities are made of dreams

At Smart City Expo World Congress 2019, experience a unique immersion into present and future Open Cities. Save the date!
5G technologyScenario
20 June 2019

The potential of 5G technology: some quick facts

In 2024, 5G technology will cover up to 65% of world population, and 5G networks will carry 35% of global mobile data traffic
pedestrian safetyScenario
13 June 2019

Boost pedestrian safety with smart technologies

New systems change the way pedestrians cross the street and reduce crashes at intersections
energyScenario
5 June 2019

Smart technologies for Energy-as-a-service strategies

Energy utilities are leveraging data and smart technologies to position themselves as trusted energy advisors for commercial users and households
traffic mitigrationScenario
28 May 2019

Cities to accelerate on smart traffic mitigation solutions

Technology-driven traffic mitigation solutions will contribute to ease chronic congestion in Cities and reduce the emissions footprint
waste managementScenario
22 May 2019

EU reports progress towards circular economy

EU Commission urges countries to leverage smart technologies for better waste management
age-friendlyScenario
14 May 2019

Smart, age-friendly Cities

As world population gets older, many Cities are discussing how to leverage smart technologies to become age-friendly
micromobilityScenario
7 May 2019

Urban micromobility: from bikes to scooters

Cities seek sustainable micromobility systems, and continue to leverage Smart Parking as an effective contribution to traffic mitigation
sports businessScenario
30 April 2019

Can the IoT transform the sports business?

Smart technologies are having a huge impact on the sports business
Smart EnergyScenario
24 April 2019

Smart Energy: utilities bring «time of use» tariffs forward

As energy generation and distribution get smarter, time of use tariffs spread globally
public safetyScenario
16 April 2019

IoT for enhanced public safety

Smart IoT-based urban applications for public safety are flourishing
digital twinsScenario
11 April 2019

Merging tokenization, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things

New scientific report explores the “digital twins” concept, which refer to a digital replica of the physical world
smart strategyScenario
2 April 2019

A good strategy and strong implementation build a Smart City

New index by Roland Berger ranks Vienna first among Cities with the most comprensive smart strategy, and the strongest implementation capabilities
air pollutionScenario
28 March 2019

Artificial Intelligence for cleaner air in Smart Cities

AI can improve urban sustainability and quality of life. In Singapore, a team of researchers investigated the possibility to leverage AI for better, greener policy-making
smartNews
18 March 2019

Smart Lighting, a new method to predict energy saving

Researchers from the University of Seville developed a new method for quantifying environmental and financial benefits
e-mobilityScenario
13 March 2019

Netherlands and Norway leading the e-mobility way

The two countries have the best infrastructure to encourage e-drivers
Scenario
5 March 2019

Save energy, and have fun

Energy-efficient behaviours in households can be encouraged by combining smart technologies with gamification techniques
MWC19Scenario
26 February 2019

Some insights from MWC19

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, 5G and open data models are among key topics for industry leaders and City managers
industry 4.0Scenario
19 February 2019

Assessing the Industry 4.0 maturity

New index helps industrial companies to measure their current state of digitalisation, and identify gaps to be bridged
Smart Parking valetScenario
12 February 2019

Smart Parking: more cloud solutions, more valet services

Cities are moving away from the manual management of parking facilities, and leverage IoT and cloud-based solutions to improve drivers experience and unburden traffic congestion
PE Smart Urban Network NeptunePress Releases
30 January 2019

Smarter data and service management for truly Open Cities

New Neptune generation of our PE Smart Urban Network enables Open Cities by providing greater flexibility and interoperability
Smart City Open CityScenario
23 January 2019

Interoperability: from Smart to Open Cities

Interoperability is the best option to improve City services and achieve concrete, measurable results, while investing for a open, sustainable future
Southamption; freight delivery; air qualityScenario
9 January 2019

Data-based models to improve urban freight deliveries and air quality

In Southampton, UK, collecting data about freight deliveries enables smarter decisions to make the City cleaner, safer, and more attractive
smart dynamic street lightingNews
18 December 2018

Smart, dynamic street lighting

Download our paper and watch our video to learn how PE Smart Urban Network changes the Smart Lighting game
News
4 December 2018

It’s time for smarter homes

There are about 1.5 million smart and sustainable homes globally. Contributing to the enCOMPASS project, we are actively developing innovative smart home devices to facilitate a more effective approach to energy saving
congestionScenario
29 November 2018

Bypass the congestion burden

Drivers in Los Angeles spend on average 102 hours a year struck in traffic. Smart Parking solutions contribute to relieve congestion and improve quality of life
e-GIC BenalmadenaNews
20 November 2018

Protecting citizens’ digital rights

Privacy and data protection is a hot topic for most Smart Cities, and it will be widely discussed at e-GIC 2018 conference in Benalmadena, Spain
#SCEWC2018News
13 November 2018

Live from #SCEWC2018

Join Tridonic and Paradox Engineering at Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona - and find out what 'smart' means for your City
electric vehiclesScenario
30 October 2018

Electric vehicles? Beware charging stations

As electric vehicles are more and more widespread, public charging stations are increasingly needed, with the consequent demand for monitoring and control systems
open uCIFIPress Releases
24 October 2018

Committed to open communication networks: we’re joining the uCIFI Alliance

We will contribute to the development of truly open, multi-supplier, interoperable, multi-transport wireless communication solutions for Smart Cities and utilities
PE Smart Urban NetworkScenario
16 October 2018

Open IoT systems for Smart Cities

Designing an interoperable system is not such easy, but PE Smart Urban Network stands out as the most open IoT platform for urban applications
Smart LightingScenario
11 October 2018

Smarter lighting for connected cities

Ever thought street lighting might become the backbone of your smart, connected City? With PE Smart Urban Network, City managers can finally move away from multiple, non-integrated networks managing public services…
self-driving vehiclesScenario
4 October 2018

A smart, self-driving vehicle is knocking at your door

Autonomous vehicles for home deliveries are being tested in California, Arizona and other US states. A pervasive, multiapplication wireless infrastructure can enable such innovative urban services, and more
ManufacturingScenario
2 October 2018

Looking at the future of manufacturing

In the Industry 4.0 age, data need to be considered as a factor of production such as raw material, capital, labour, and energy
Scenario
24 September 2018

Smart technology for a Circular City

The traditional, linear consumption model has come to its limit. Thanks to smart technologies, the future is about Circular Cities
waste collectionScenario
17 September 2018

Dynamic waste collection with the IoT

Marine litter is a real hot topic, but we shouldn't forget that solid waste is a priority for most City managers too
Scenario
12 September 2018

Smart Parking: what about a foldable car?

While a foldable car saving up to 75% of standard parking space is being engineered in Israel, Smart Parking technologies offer an immediate, effective solution to urban congestion
Scenario
6 September 2018

Smart technologies boost City reputation

Tokyo, Sydney and Copenhagen are the most reputable Cities in the world
Scenario
4 September 2018

Industrial IoT and supply chain

The Industrial Internet of Things is expected to improve transparency within the global supply chain
IoTScenario
30 August 2018

Making progress with the Internet of Things

Global IoT market is expected to grow to $520 billion in 2021. Pioneer IoT leaders are appreciating measurable results from their projects
Tinynode's vehicle detection systemsNews
27 August 2018

Easier parking search in less congested Cities

Don't underestimate the importance of mobility for the livability of your City. Our Tinynode solutions offer an innovative and cost-effective way to allow an easier, quicker, cheaper and more relaxed parking search
PE Smart Urban NetworkNews
2 August 2018

Device-to-Device and Device-To-Cloud, the future of the IoT Smart City

Is device-to-cloud enough to address the Smart City needs? Absolutely not. PE Smart Urban Network covers both device-to-device and device-to-cloud communication to enable multiple City services
Articles
1 August 2018

Blockchain: the next opportunity for better, safer, smarter Cities

Blockchain technology can make Cities far more secure, transparent, efficient and resilient. Our President and CEO writes about this
Scenario
25 July 2018

New York City street light Wi-Fi: is it feasible?

Having every streetlight as a Wi-Fi hotspot may be difficult. PE Smart Urban Network enables both intelligent outdoor lighting solutions and pervasive Wi-Fi applications
Scenario
20 July 2018

A smarter energy management to support low-income customers

Smart technologies can support utilities in better addressing the needs of low-income consumers
Scenario
17 July 2018

Smart Cities and the digital divide

The availability of a reliable broadband network is the prerequisite for the realization of a truly smart vision
News
12 July 2018

Smart City: an interoperable wireless mesh network or vertical silo apps ?

Supporting several Smart City applications on a single wireless infrastructure is not that simple. But our PE Smart Urban Network can do this, and more
Scenario
10 July 2018

Will 5G cover Wi-Fi up?

Some experts predict the rise of 5G will sentence Wi-Fi to death. However, the two technologies will probably coexist, serving different needs and use cases
AR Smart City: screenshotScenario
5 July 2018

Smart Cities, new public-private partnership models

City government does not have to be the sole funder and operator of every urban application. Smart technologies open the door to new public-private partnerships, boosting City economy and generating…
Scenario
2 July 2018

Smart Lighting reduces night crimes up to 39%

NYC Crime Lab measured the impact of intelligent outdoor lighting on public safefy
St. GallenArticles
28 June 2018

Smart Lighting in St. Gallen: media coverage

Selection of media articles about the innovative Smart Lighting project in St. Gallen, Switzerland
News
26 June 2018

Any plan to go for Smart Streetlights? Don’t miss the opportunity to “WiFi” your poles

PE Smart Urban Network enables Cities to leverage their streetlight poles to create an IoT wireless infrastructure to control a number of applications
St. GallenPress Releases
19 June 2018

Smart Lighting: dynamic LED street lights turn on in St. Gallen

The City of St. Gallen, Switzerland, has kicked-off a Smart Lighting project which is expected to save up to 65% of power thanks to Paradox Engineering and Osram Lighting technologies
Scenario
14 June 2018

Rethinking waste management to boost local business

In a circular economy, waste is a resource and businesses can leverage smart technologies to create sustainable solutions for Cities
Scenario
12 June 2018

Parking is the largest cost of driving

The average US driver pays more than $3,000 a year for parking, that is a third of the total cost of vehicle ownership
Scenario
6 June 2018

Looking for alternative device positioning systems in IoT networks

Researchers from Tufts University announced a new system of device positioning in 5G networks, based on a self-localization algorithm
Scenario
28 May 2018

Public lighting: energy waste blows costs up

In Italy, public lighting generates overall annual costs for about 1.7 billion Euro, but power consumption per capita is about twice the European average
Scenario
22 May 2018

Smarter technologies for a more densely urbanized world

Other 2.5 billion people will move from rural to urban areas by 2050. As the world continues to urbanize, smart technologies and smart urban platforms will contribute to an efficient…
Scenario
15 May 2018

Blockchain: Smart Dubai to sell its manual to other Smart Cities

Public authority Smart Dubai successfully completed blockchain assessment and is ready to sell its own manual to other Cities around the world
Scenario
7 May 2018

Smart water meters to reduce water waste

Water-stressed countries are shifting from traditional to smart water meters to enhance the effectiveness of distribution networks while educating citizens to responsibly manage individual consumption levels
Scenario
2 May 2018

The rise of smart, precision agriculture

Smart technologies are largely changing agriculture and crop production. IoT mesh radio communication networks enable near real-time sensing of soil and crop conditions to adapt farming strategies to the changing…
AR Smart City: screenshotNews
18 April 2018

Immerse into the IoT Smart City with our AR mobile app

Are you ready to experience a unique Augmented Reality immersion into IoT applications for Smart Cities? Download our mobile app and get started!
Articles
12 April 2018

Smart Streetlight project: IoT network building at City scale

San Leandro is among the very first cities in the United States to deploy a citywide IoT network, which is based on our PE Smart Urban Network platform
Scenario
10 April 2018

Blockchain as a key to security for Smart Cities

The more IoT sensors are deployed in Smart Cities, the greater security risks could be. Using blockchain and its secure, decentralized mechanism, Cities have the opportunity to bring connectivity to…
Scenario
5 April 2018

An introduction to the Internet of Things

Everything you need to know about IoT in a simple, clear infographic
Scenario
3 April 2018

5G technology and Smart Cities

As 5G antennas will spread in Smart Cities, new synergies between network planning and urban planning will be needed
Scenario
27 March 2018

Industry 4.0: finding the perfect wireless frequency

Sub-GHz wireless sensor networks provide superior performance where reliable data transmission over long distance is expected, even in complex industrial infrastructures or under challenging weather conditions
News
23 March 2018

Live from #Intertraffic Amsterdam – Day 4

From Chiasso to Pula, from Kolin to San Diego, today we are showcasing some of the Cities around the world which successfully implemented our Smart Parking solutions
News
22 March 2018

Live from #Intertraffic Amsterdam – Day 3

How does an IoT Smart City look like? We'll share Paradox Engineering's vision at the "The IoT-Enabled City" roundtable - today at 2.30 pm, RAI Convention Center