Smart Cities Issues and Challenges

Written By Miltiadis Lytras
Smart Cities  Issues and Challenges
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 June 2019
  • ISBN : 0128166398
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Smart Cities Issues and Challenges

Smart Cities  Issues and Challenges
  • Author : Miltiadis Lytras,Anna Visvizi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-06-15
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : In 15 similarly structured chapters, Transitioning to Smart Cities: Mapping Political, Economic, and Social Risks and Threats serves as a primer on smart cities, providing readers with no prior knowledge on smart cities with an understanding of the current smart cities debates. Gathering cutting-edge research and insights from academics, practitioners and ...

Smart Cities

Smart Cities
  • Author : Alfredo Barton
  • Publisher : Nova Science Publishers
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 167
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : There are several different definitions of smart cities based on the various characteristics related to the adjective Smart and the noun City. The Smart City commonly involves new intelligent technological tools, services and applications integrated in platforms, providing interoperability and coordination among several sectors, which are crucial for the future ...

Smart Cities Opportunities and Challenges

Smart Cities   Opportunities and Challenges
  • Author : Sirajuddin Ahmed,S. M. Abbas,Hina Zia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 904
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This book comprises select proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Cities: Opportunities and Challenges (ICSC 2019). The book contains chapters based on urban planning and design, policies and financial management, environment, energy, transportation, smart materials, sustainable development, information technologies, data management and urban sociology reflecting the major themes of the ...

Sustainable Smart Cities in India

Sustainable Smart Cities in India
  • Author : Poonam Sharma,Swati Rajput
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-03-27
  • Total pages : 809
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This book presents fundamental and applied research aimed at the development of smart cities across India. Based on the exploration of an extensive array of multidisciplinary literature, this book discusses critical factors of smart city initiatives: management and organization, technology, governance, policy, people and communities, economy, infrastructure, and natural environment. ...

The Technopolis Phenomenon

The Technopolis Phenomenon
  • Author : David V. Gibson,George Kozmetsky,Raymond W. Smilor
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : Leading experts from academia, government, and industry present information, ideas, programs and initiatives that accelerate the creation of smart cities, fast systems, and global networks....

Green and Ecological Technologies for Urban Planning Creating Smart Cities

Green and Ecological Technologies for Urban Planning  Creating Smart Cities
  • Author : Ercoskun, Ozge Yalciner
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2011-12-31
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : Ecological and technological (eco-tech) planning provides a possible response to the essential issues of sustainability and rehabilitation in rapidly growing urban spaces. Green and Ecological Technologies for Urban Planning: Creating Smart Cities addresses the ecological, technological, and social challenges faced in the smart urban planning and design of settlements when ...

Internet of Everything and Big Data

Internet of Everything and Big Data
  • Author : Salah-ddine Krit,Mohamed Elhoseny,Valentina Emilia Balas,Marius M. Balas,Rachid Benlamri
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : There currently is no in-depth book dedicated to the challenge of the Internet of Everything and Big Data technologies in smart cities. Humankind today is confronting a critical worldwide portability challenge and the framework that moves cities must keep pace with the innovation. Internet of Everything and Big Data: Major ...

Demystifying Smart Cities

Demystifying Smart Cities
  • Author : Anders Lisdorf
  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release Date : 2019-12-30
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : Cut through the hype surrounding Smart Cities. This book looks at the facts on the ground and realities, coming to a more adequate understanding of where technology can and cannot help in a city context, specifically pulling on insights gained from smart city initiatives in New York, Chicago, Amsterdam and ...

Security in Smart Cities Models Applications and Challenges

Security in Smart Cities  Models  Applications  and Challenges
  • Author : Aboul Ella Hassanien,Mohamed Elhoseny,Syed Hassan Ahmed,Amit Kumar Singh
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-04
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This book offers an essential guide to IoT Security, Smart Cities, IoT Applications, etc. In addition, it presents a structured introduction to the subject of destination marketing and an exhaustive review on the challenges of information security in smart and intelligent applications, especially for IoT and big data contexts. Highlighting ...

Smart Cities and the UN SDGs

Smart Cities and the UN SDGs
  • Author : Anna Visvizi,Raquel Perez del Hoyo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-06-15
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : Smart Cities and the UN's SDGs explores how smart cities initiatives intersect with the global goal of making urbanization inclusive, resilient, and sustainable. Topics explored include digital governance, e-democracy, health care access, public-private partnerships, well-being, and more. Examining smart cities concepts, tools, strategies, and obstacles and their applicability to sustainability, ...

Smart Cities

Smart Cities
  • Author : Zaigham Mahmood
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-13
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This invaluable text/reference investigates the state of the art in approaches to building, monitoring, managing, and governing smart cities. A particular focus is placed on the distributed computing environments within the infrastructure of such cities, including issues of device connectivity, communication, security, and interoperability. A selection of experts of ...

Smart Cities in the Mediterranean

Smart Cities in the Mediterranean
  • Author : Anastasia Stratigea,Elias Kyriakides,Chrysses Nicolaides
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-25
  • Total pages : 403
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This book sheds new light on the current and future challenges faced by cities, and presents approaches, options and solutions enabled by Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the smart city context. By focusing on sustainability objectives within a rapidly changing social, economic, environmental and technological setting, it explores a ...

Understanding Urbanisation in Northeast India

Understanding Urbanisation in Northeast India
  • Author : M. Amarjeet Singh,Komol Singha
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2020-04-28
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : This volume explores the dynamics of urbanisation in Northeast India. It discusses the impact of the process of urbanisation on the environment, infrastructure and socio-economic conditions of the region. The chapters in the book: Examine various challenges and opportunities of urbanisation, such as frontier urbanism, urban congestion, smart cities, vernacular ...

Smart Cities and Smart Spaces Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Smart Cities and Smart Spaces  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-09-07
  • Total pages : 1707
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : As populations have continued to grow and expand, many people have made their homes in cities around the globe. With this increase in city living, it is becoming vital to create intelligent urban environments that efficiently support this growth and simultaneously provide friendly and progressive environments to both businesses and ...

Smart Cities

Smart Cities
  • Author : Antoine Picon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-11-16
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128166398
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Summary : As cities compete globally, the Smart City has been touted as the important new strategic driver for regeneration and growth. Smart Cities are employing information and communication technologies in the quest for sustainable economic development and the fostering of new forms of collective life. This has made the Smart City ...