Since IT solutions for smart cities are developed, implemented, and managed mostly by technology vendors, it is important for them to understand the smart city landscape and their position inside it. However, it is also important for end-user stakeholders to be aware of the other stakeholders in the ecosystem, as well as of major developments across Europe, which may serve as a useful reference.

 

Contents:

  • What Benefits Do Smart Cities Bring to Their Citizens?
  • Challenges Faced by Vendors in Smart City Initiatives
  • Overview of Selected European Smart City Initiatives
  • Recommendations

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