The smart city aims to improve the quality of lives of residents using new technologies to increase the services efficiency.
Several cities across the world are already equipped with parking sensors, intelligent lighting etc. The Boulevard Victor Hugo in Nice was equipped with over 200 sensors that collect data on a centralized Cisco platform. The uses are varied :
- Be informed in real-time of parking availability
- Regulate the intensity of lighting according to the detected movements
- Master the pollution peaks
- Alert the services concerned on the filling level of the containers.