PLAT.ONE Announces Selection of CITY.ONE Smart City Solution by City of Gijon, Spain
Gijon is First Public Announcement with Smart City Partner T-Systems
From the Smart IoT London event – 12th April 2016 – PLAT.ONE (www.plat.one), the leading enterprise-grade Internet of Things (IoT) solution platform announces the selection of the CITY.ONE platform for the delivery of Smart City capabilities for the city of Gijon, Spain. Working with partner T-Systems Iberia, PLAT.ONE is delivering Smart City capabilities for a number of cities in Europe, with Gijon the first to be announced.
CITY.ONE provides capabilities that include smart lighting, smart parking, smart waste management, smart transportation and smart security. CITY.ONE is designed to save money through optimization of resources, improved city efficiency and improved quality of life for citizens. CITY.ONE is built on the PLAT.ONE adaptive IoT platform.
Dr. John Bates, CEO of PLAT.ONE said, “The goals of CITY.ONE are saving tax payer money in running a city and making the city a better place to live for the residents. We believe optimizing the way a city runs and reducing carbon emissions go hand-in-hand with these goals.” Bates continued “PLAT.ONE is proud to be selected by the city of Gijon for their Smart City initiative and to be partnering with T-Systems on this project.”
José Muñoz, Sales Director Public Sector T-Systems Iberia said, “We’re delighted to work alongside PLAT.ONE in delivering Smart City capabilities for Gijon. This project will create a city nervous system that enables truly intelligent management of resources and services for citizens.”
PLAT.ONE is the leading enterprise-grade IoT solutions platform. By simplifying the process of creating, deploying and managing complex IoT solutions, PLAT.ONE radically shortens time-to-value for IoT applications and significantly reduces the cost of their management. Specifically, PLAT.ONE enables:
- Complex device connectivity and management across a wide number of industry standard machine and messaging protocols.
- A micro-services-based adaptive architecture that can adapt to run logic on the device, at the edge or in the cloud, depending on the solution requirements.
- A semantic data model that future-proofs applications by abstracting sets of underlying sensors and devices as “IoT business objects”, such as trucks or street lamps.
- Pre-built Solution Accelerators for a number of different IoT use cases, including smart cities, connected products and smart transportation.
PLAT.ONE customers include BT, T-Systems and Telecom Italia and Partners such as Cisco.