Chordant, an InterDigital Business, has been recognized by CIOReview as a Top 20 Most Promising Smart City Solutions Provider for their work in IoT. Check out the feature and a brief interview with VP Mika Rasinkangas on creating Smart City solutions.
This deployment guide outlines the oneTRANSPORT™ Data Marketplace history and some practical guidelines for those who are looking to join the marketplace or establish their own.
In the universe of the Internet of Things (IoT), one of the categories that has most potential to touch all of our lives is the Smart City... but what exactly is it?  In short, a Smart City is a complex IoT system operating in a populated area, involving a range of...
The positive impact of smart city technologies on economic development could see cities locking in incremental growth of almost 3% and driving more than $20 trillion in additional economic benefits over the coming decade.  These are the findings of a new white paper by ABI Research which analyzes the impact...
Chordant, an InterDigital business, has been recognized by CIOReview magazine as one of 20 Most Promising Smart City Solution Providers 2017.  Check out our feature and a brief interview with Jim Nolan here for an annual listing of 20 companies that are at the forefront of providing Smart City solutions...
Few technologies promise to change our lives as profoundly as the Internet of Things (IoT). A massive global network of billions of connected devices holds the potential to transform nearly every aspect of modern life, making industries more efficient, giving us better information, and automating numerous tasks. As the IoT...
Smart city technologies could save enterprises, governments and citizens globally over US$5 trillion annually by 2022. This is the conclusion reached by ABI Research in this new white paper, which analyzes the scope for cost savings and efficiency as a driver for smart city deployments, smart technologies and the IoT....
The CA-Chordant Smart Cities Benefits Index is the first comprehensive study designed to examine the relative potential benefits of Smart City technology in America’s major metropolitan areas. It goes beyond a static snapshot of current municipal efforts by providing a meta-analysis of U.S. cities’ relative capacities for smart city innovation...
DATA SHEET | Oct 2017 | IoT, smart cities, Chordant
The Chordant platform allows cities to enable their own solutions by consolidating, exposing and monetizing their data. Smart City deployments involve diverse types of devices, data and services. The platform supports standards-based architecture and APIs that hide complexity from application developers, so they can focus on creating amazing applications for...
City authorities are finding themselves at the confluence of several technology breakthroughs, service innovations and rising citizen expectations which are fueling the smart city phenomenon.  This case study, authored by Rafael Cepeda of Chordant and Ken Figueredo of InterDigital Solutions, examines some challenges facing smart city start-ups and the potential solution...
WHITE PAPER | Jul 2017 | IoT, Smart Cities
In practice, making existing cities smart is proving hard. Many different stakeholders need to be involved, while sensors, controls and connectivity can be difficult to install in dense urban environments. In response, some cities are now experimenting with low cost, low power Internet of Things technologies that could usher in...
WHITE PAPER | May 2017 | Smart Cities, Telco
While the IoT market in general was slow to capture the public's imagination prior to 2017, one area where IoT is blooming is in the smart city and smart building industry; mass rollouts of IoT in an industrial setting, including urban environments and business hubs, are beginning to garner success....
Jim Nolan shares his views on InterDigital’s IoT solutions and ambitions for growth with Emil Berthelsen, the principal analyst at Machina Research in this IoT Now Magazine feature.
Horizontal IIoT platforms will proliferate once organizations implement multiple IIoT applications across different business units within a single corporation, for example, and in communal environments, such as smart cities and multi-modal transportation systems. Two other factors that will fuel this trend are the favorable economics of shared platforms and the...