Ubicquia to Acquire CityIQ from GE Current

Ubicquia®, the global provider of simply connected, simply smart streetlight smart city and small cell platforms, has announced that it has acquired all CityIQ® assets including technology, related patents and contracts with major customers and cities across the US and Canada, the company said.

In addition, all CityIQ Development, Sales and Customer Success team members across Montreal and Cleveland will be fully integrated into Ubicquia´s organization.

For more than five years, CityIQ has been a smart city digital infrastructure solution for traffic optimization and public safety for cities across the US. CityIQ´s fully integrated form factor is barely seen from street level and simplifies installation across all cobra head and ornamental streetlights.

The CityIQ product and engineering teams bring a wealth of experience in leveraging data and Artificial Intelligence to solve critical problems facing cities today. Ubicquia and CityIQ combined teams bring more than 400 years of experience from companies, including Motorola, GE, Cisco and Philips developing innovative and world class products for the mobile, utility, municipal and public safety sectors.

Ubicquia offers municipalities, utilities and mobile operators a cost-effective and expandable platform for deploying smart city, broadband and small cell services. The Ubi suite of product lines include UbicellTM, UbihubTM and UbimetroTM which are NEMA socket-compliant and compatible with more than 360 million streetlights globally. To learn more about how Ubicquia can make your city simply connected and simply smart, visit www.ubicquia.com.

Current advances the world with people-focused lighting and intelligent controls, making commercial buildings, retail stores, industrial facilities and roadway more energy efficient and productive. Backed by an ecosystem of technology partners, Current is helping businesses and cities unlock hidden value and realize the potential of their environments. For more information, visit www.gecurrent.com.