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Public infrastructure: All set for a smart city?

Lighting is a much-overlooked physical asset that can be retrofitted to become a platform for data collection and urban sensing to improve the lives of people.

An LED street light, which replaces the old high-pressure sodium vapour lights, being secured in place near Changi Point. In South-east Asia, connected street lighting has been a core component of the ongoing transformation of cities such as Jakarta and Malacca.

WITH the ubiquitous influence of artificial intelligence, our everyday life has entered the enchanted realm of hyper-connectivity. We live in a time of massive opportunity in the digital space, to lead better, easier and more connected lives.

The application of the Internet of Things (IoT...

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