What’s the Next Step For Smart Cities? According to Atlanta’s CIO, A City-Based Enterprise Data Platform

Originally published by Holly Beilin, Hypepotamus

For the last few years, Atlanta’s city government has been on a quest to utilize the latest technologies across IoT, big data analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence to tackle the city’s biggest challenges — everything from traffic to water to public safety and crime. This vision is called the Smart City, and it’s being pursued by metropolitan areas around the world to streamline efficiencies in the often-snarly business of running a large city. [read more]