29 Jun '16, 6pm

Columbus, Ohio Using Alphabet Software to Better Manage Smart City Project

Columbus, Ohio Using Alphabet Software to Better Manage Smart City Project

Columbus, Ohio, will be using the Flow software suite developed by Sidewalk Labs, an offshoot of Google parent-company Alphabet, to support its Smart City project. The Sidewalk Labs system uses monitors embedded in streets and stand-alone wireless connected kiosks to monitor traffic flow. The data it receives is merged with Google Maps and Google’s Waze app to predict the most efficient routes for drivers to follow. The software will be free as part of the overall U.S. Department of Transportation Smart City package. On June 23, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Columbus has been selected as the winner of the DOT’s Smart City Challenge. Columbus will receive up to $40 million from the DOT and up to $10 million from Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc. to supplement the $90 million that the city has already raised from other private partners to carry out its plan....

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