30 Nov '11, 9pm

Schneider Electric and Telvent Team Up for Smart Cities

Schneider Electric and Telvent Team Up for Smart Cities

Rising populations, fierce global competition and ambitious environmental goals are putting demands on city services to improve efficiencies and sustainability. To help solve these challenges, Schneider Electric and Telvent unveiled a suite of hardware and software solutions specifically designed for urban infrastructures. Dubbed SmartCity , the platform combines Schneider Electric and Telvent services and targets all facets of city planning including energy and water management, transportation, building efficiency, public safety and government administration. The strategy includes collaborating with city officials to engage with developers and urban planners, private investors, vendors and service providers. "We're working at the highest level of city government to understand the challenges and help with long-term planning," said Jon Reifschneider, head of the SmartCity i...

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