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Smart City/Smart Utility content features highlights from Black & Veatch's 2016 Strategic Directions: Smart City/Smart Utility report including subject matter expert insights, survey response trends and in-depth commentary on current industry issues.

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Data Analytics is Key to Developing a Long-Term Smart City Roadmap
Communities that were “first movers” in the smart city arena are ending their test phases and expanding to a second phase, yet it is clear that communications technologies and data analytics should be adopted to help lay the groundwork for a broader roadmap. Black & Veatch’s 2016 Strategic Directions: Smart City/...
Jun 2, 2016 4:00 PM ET
Building Smart Cities Will Require Creative Funding Approaches
Cities struggling with finding funds for smart city initiatives might be wise to connect the issue with another that almost all municipalities have in common – aging infrastructure. “There is an essential aspect in connecting the investments in smart technology to the imperatives of the aging infrastructure, and that, in turn, speaks to asset management,” said Rick Azer, Director of...
May 31, 2016 2:00 PM ET
Utilities Discover a New Era of Engagement as the Focus Shifts to the ‘Customer of One’
May 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Utilities are entering a new era of customer engagement, spawned by the growing connected device market. To be successful and sustainable, utilities should focus on creating a simple and personalized dialogue with each customer – a concept that could be described as the “Customer of One.” Technology plays a pivotal role in this manner and has undoubtedly...
May 27, 2016 12:00 PM ET