Cities, both big and small, strive to create an attractive environment for businesses and families. Areas of focus include strong K-12 education, clean and efficient operations, vibrant culture and tourism appeal, world connectivity both digital and air travel, and access to quality healthcare.
To achieve those ends, cities are seeking to become more connected or “smart,” and increasingly technology is the key enabler of the “smart city.” ABI Research’s coverage of the technology markets allows it to provide a consolidated view of the technologies and applications creating the world’s smartest cities.
The Smart Cities Research Service provides analysis and coverage of the most salient applications and services creating the connected city. Key application markets covered include transportation systems, waste management, parking, street lighting, metering solutions, and video surveillance. All application segments are quantified for connections and supplier revenues generated through deployments at the city and municipal level.