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  • The Internet of Things is dramatically enhancing the way citizens are served,

  • and municipalities are managed, with smart technology

  • that makes the impossible possible.

  • Here's how. Smart municipal buildings will be equipped to self monitor

  • and automatically control heating, cooling, blinds, doors, and lights,

  • saving governments time and money.

  • Schools will be transformed with smart cameras to increase student and staff security,

  • as well as asset tracking to prevent equipment loss. For better

  • security and scheduling, parents and administrators will be kept informed the location,

  • and expected time of arrival of every school bus. On the street.

  • In-ground sensors will detect leaks in the water system, and order repairs.

  • The city's smart public garbage cans will save taxpayer dollars by ordering truck runs

  • only when their full. And connected street parking will alert drivers of available spaces

  • cutting down on cars circling the block, reducing pollution and saving

  • drivers time and money. especially in busy areas like downtown.

  • connected public transit will tell commuters exactly when to expect the next bus,

  • setting past your expectations and delivering better service levels.

  • transit vehicles will also have on-board wifi, for passenger connectivity convenience

  • as well as HD screens that will generate advertising revenue.

  • Subway travel will be safer as stations are equipped with smart cameras

  • that protect passengers waiting for trains, and automatically shut down power if

  • somebody falls onto the tracks. First responders will be connected in new ways,

  • with wearables that allow for two-way communication. Wearables will also help

  • pinpoint the exact location of every responder, and where incidents occur,

  • giving dispatchers and commanders more insight and better control.

  • Technology will connect paramedics and doctors to help save lives

  • Hospitals will know when to expect in down ambulances and patient information

  • will be transmitted in advance,

  • enabling doctors to understand patient history before they arrive.

  • Minimizing paperwork and providing better medical care. We're working hard

  • to help you get more from your technology. Another reason you can

  • expect more from TELUS. The Smart City, it's possible.

  • Learn more about the Internet of Things at TELUS.com/IOT/smartcity

The Internet of Things is dramatically enhancing the way citizens are served,

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TELUS shares how IoT makes cities smarter

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    richardwang posted on 2015/11/21
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