TerraGo Selected for Smart 50 Award

TerraGo was presented with a Smart 50 Award at Smart Cities Connect, an event which convened leading technology companies with city leaders from around the world in Kansas City. TerraGo was recognized with Ameresco for the Richmond Hill streetlight conversion project. Ameresco successfully designed, planned and installed over 10,000 smart street lights and deployed Itron’s Streetlight.Vision central management system. TerraGo’s cloud-based deployment system enabled work crews to commission network nodes and lights directly from their iPads, synchronizing these units with the Streetlight. Vision platform in the command center, reducing delays and eliminating errors. “We’re honored that our Richmond Hill project

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American City & County: The New Cloud Over Smart Cities

American City & County: The New Cloud Over Smart Cities While 66 percent of U.S. cities are currently investing in smart city technologies, and 25 percent of those without smart city systems are exploring how to embrace this new frontier, there still is the question about the definition of a “smart city.” There are many definitions and facets to a smart city, but the underlying theme should be connected cities. The new “urban cloud” connects sensors and cameras, and citizens and government. Smart cities are always essentially connected. Connected cities use data from social networks, mobile applications and IoT sensors

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