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500,000-999,999 Population Category Click points on the map above to learn more about each winner. Red indicates 1st place winners, yellow indicates 2nd place winners, green indicates 3rd place winners, and blue indicates winners that placed 4th through 10th. 1st Sonoma County, Calif. Sonoma County takes the top spot in its Read more…
The County of San Mateo placed third in the 2018 Digital Counties Survey, the 16th annual ranking of the most technologically-savvy counties in the United States.
Fybr is pleased to announce a partnership with SMC Labs, San Mateo County’s Smart Region Innovation Lab, to deploy cutting edge Internet of Things (IoT) technology within two of the county’s innovation zones. SMC Labs will use Fybr’s end-to-end, integrated IoT platform to pilot several use cases, including parking, irrigation management, air quality and asset management. Fybr will also partner with SMC to test new technologies and potential solutions that facilitate the resolution of complex regional issues within San Mateo County.
- San Mateo County, CA has opened SMC Labs, which it is touting as a “smart solutions” innovation center in Silicon Valley.
- The first-of-its-kind center for the region will bring together cities, residents, universities and businesses to share resources and work together to solve problems.
- Ulysses Vinson, San Mateo County’s chief smart communities officer, told Smart Cities Dive in an email the center will bring “new and innovative internet of things (IoT) technologies to 22 cities and large unincorporated areas of our county.”
Redwood City — In an effort to foster borderless technology innovation, the County of San Mateo
opened SMC Labs, a “smart solutions” innovation center, at its main campus in Redwood City as a
way to bring cities, agencies, residents, universities and businesses together with solutions providers,
domain experts and resources to co-create innovative solutions for complex regional problems.
The County announced the creation of SMC Labs today at IoT World 2018, the industry’s leading
IoT conference attended by over 12,000 Internet of Things (IoT) professionals in Santa Clara, CA.
San Mateo County, Calif., is set to lead a smart city project through a new IoT lab aimed at deploying the technology on a regional scale.
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