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Trajectory Magazine: Bridging GEOINT and IoT for Secure Smart Cities

As the GEOINT Community expands beyond traditional defense and intelligence arenas, so do innovations that marry geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) technology with the Internet of Things (IoT) and cybersecurity to create smart cities and smart military bases.  A National League of Cities report, “Trends in Smart City Development,” defined a smart city as “one that has developed technological infrastructure that enables it to collect, aggregate, and analyze real-time data to improve the lives of its residents.” Today’s smart cities embrace fully connected networks of IoT sensors and sensor nodes, smart devices, mobile applications, and social networks that generate location-based data to

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IoT Cyber Security for the Smart City (& Smart Base)

Today’s smart cities (& military bases) are embracing fully connected networks that use data from IoT sensors to optimize energy efficiency, security, traffic, infrastructure, emergency response and more. But the headlines keep coming. Our smart grid networks are constantly under attack. Russian hackers infiltrated utility control rooms. Cyber criminals took control of DC surveillance cameras. In Dallas, they set off the citywide emergency alarm system for 90 minutes. The list goes on and on. Traditional cyber defenses simply don’t cut it. We need to find a new approach to protect IoT and critical infrastructure. At TerraGo, we think we have

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Keep your Lights On

The new maintenance features in TerraGo Streetlights puts powerful new tools at the fingertips of the workers that need it most. Instead of flying blind, doing a glove test or running through a series of manual procedures, workers can now use an app to quickly and safely resolve outages and issues. A growing number of smart utilities and cities are giving their workers TerraGo Streetlights maintenance applications to improve service, customer satisfaction and productivity. The idea is simply to give field crews better information and more control so they can fix problems faster than ever. Now instead of being forced

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Pipeline & Gas Journal: Smart Energy Applications Take Pipeline Data to the Cloud

After decades of pencil-and-paper pipeline tracking, the petroleum industry can save time and money and reduce risk by joining the mobile revolution and embracing Smart Energy applications, according to a recent guest article in Pipeline & Gas Journal. Lance Fugate, Vice President of Operations with Calgary-based TerraGo partner Enmapp Pipeline Data, writes that his company’s Smart Energy mobile application, built on the TerraGo Magic zero-code platform, facilitates real-time data collection and reporting, using customer-generated maps, forms, reports and workflows, downloaded onto a smartphone or tablet computer. The Enmapp app allows workers at the jobsite to report performance issues digitally to

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ComEd Selects TerraGo and Deploys Mobile Applications for Smart Streetlight Inventory and Installation

After a competitive RFP procurement, TerraGo® was selected and awarded a contract for two mobile software applications which have now been deployed in support of a large-scale smart LED streetlight deployment program that will create energy savings and other benefits for member communities. TerraGo, an award-winning provider of field-proven smart utility applications, announced today that it has been selected and awarded a contract by Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd), a unit of Chicago-based Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), for mobile applications that will help automate the inventory, installation and commissioning of approximately 140,000 smart streetlights. ComEd’s innovative smart LED streetlights program will

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