DAF 2014 Smart City Forum
As technologies continue to improve, smart city development has been incorporating structures of the new generation machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT).
Last update: Tuesday 27 May 2014 [16 items]
New chapter of smart cities begins with digital logistics and smart vehicle solutions
PRESS RELEASES | May 27, 11:40
Smart transportation has seen rapid development, and a variety of connected in-vehicle applications have also emerged. As an example of how complex transportation logistics could be, Van Lin, Director of In-Vehicle Computing Product Division at Advantech, explained how the Munich Airport in Germany must support a variety...
Smart consumption and service applications for a smart city
PRESS RELEASES | May 27, 11:38
As the cloud services and smart city concepts mature, the consumers' shopping behaviors have also gradually been transformed. For retailers, in addition to improving service performances through establishing point of sales (POS) systems, the POS systems have also been transformed from simple sales applications to those...
Plans and innovations for intelligent transport systems
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 13, 15:13
ITS (Intelligent Transport Systems) have become an important component of smart cities in recent years. Huel-Sheng Tsay, Commissioner, Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei City Government, noted that ITS productively integrate and utilize advanced information technologies, information/communication transfer, electronic...
4G Trends and Smart Applications
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 9, 14:11
Improving mobile data communication technology plays a key role in constructing a smart service network in smart cities. Currently, 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile data transfer technology is the most popular. In addition to countries such as South Korea, Japan, and Singapore that have been aggressive in building...
Smart payment tools and innovative applications
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 9, 14:10
Consumer payments have developed from using paper, to magnetic stripe cards, to integrated circuit (IC) cards, and eventually, to chip cards. The evolution from magnetic stripe cards to chip cards is a response by the card issuing agencies to growing consumer concerns about payment safety. Furthermore, moving from chip...
Digital video applications play pivotal role in establishment of smart cities
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 9, 14:08
Committed to providing solutions for customer viewing needs, LILIN has been active in the handheld, cloud, and digital home product spaces for the past couple of years. In 2014, LILIN 's product R&D strategy will be aimed at developing 4K IP cameras as well as 120fps IP cameras, which are both related to various smart...
Managing digital documents in the cloud by consolidating information from digital and paper sources
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 8, 16:46
Demand for creating a paperless environment through document digitization has surged. However, Maggie Shu, Sales Manager, Document Imaging, Kodak Alaris Taiwan Ltd., has pointed out that for many documents such as contracts, consent to operation, proof of payment, delivery receipts, insurance contracts, compensation documents,...
Vision 2020 - Wireless New Era, Wireless Smart City
SPONSORED CONTENT | May 7, 12:16
The development of smart cities is one of the focuses for Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA). This is because the success of the development lies closely in the development of machine-to-machine (M2M) interfaces and even Internet of Things (IoT) that requires comprehensive integration of the IP...