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Becoming a smarter city: Six public safety projects that deliver quick results

New approaches focus on automating the capture and analysis of information from all kinds of business processes and devices, then applying the intelligence to help cities proactively recognize events and coordinate responses in real time. They are enabling cities to break down the communications barriers that often exist between first responders, jurisdications and supporting agencies like public works, weather and transportation. Thoughtfully employed, these technologies are transforming public safety and the cities that implement them. They are positioning those cities to address unpredictability and risk and to improve quality of life for citizens.

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