The State of Nevada, City of Las Vegas and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), one of the world´s largest ICT companies, has announced an agreement to advance and accelerate smart technologies following a Smart City proof of concept that began in September, the company said.
NTT Group (NTT, NTT DATA, Dimension Data, NTT Communications, NTT COMWARE and NTT Security) will provide the Smart City offering to the City commercially, and the City will start trial-use of the solution during spring 2019 for the consideration of the full-scale service beginning in summer 2019.
The City, State and NTT will also explore opportunities to partner on a new briefing center in downtown Las Vegas focused on technology with an emphasis on connected communities, as well as additional areas and cities to implement the Smart City offering.
Designed to improve safety, the proof of concept provides information to City personnel to help increase situation awareness and provide a foundation to traffic management and mobility that will create future economic opportunities. NTT Group deployed high-definition video cameras, sound sensors, as well as IoT devices to monitor a geographic area within the city´s Innovation District.
NTT Group is one of the world´s largest ICT companies with more than 100 billion USD sales and business footprints in 88 countries and regions, inheriting our story of innovation for more than 120 years.
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