Bigbelly Compactors

Solution Details Focus   Sustainability Program   Smart Waste Management Proposed Solution   Bigbelly Solar Compactor Location   Downtown Redwood City Status   Pilot Problem Statement Waste bins can be a haven for critter-refuge, bad odor, and unwanted trash overflow that can lead to wind-blown litter through our streets. Also, Read more…

Drone Detection

Problem:  As drones rise in popularity for recreational use, there’s a growing concern of malicious use of drones particularly when flown  over public and municipal facilities. Solution Tested:  DeDrone Pilot:  Drone Detection deployed at Youth Services Center (YSC) Project Update January 2019:  The successful proof-of-concept performed at YSC earlier this Read more…

SMC Public Wifi

Problem: Despite being located in the heart of Silicon Valley, there’s a significant population of citizens who don’t have adequate access to the internet. Questions to be answered: Can the County provide internet services in areas with no connectivity? Solutions tested:  The County believes that providing high speed Internet access Read more…

Multi-Connectivity Network

Problem #1: There are multiple IoT and smart city connectivity technologies such as Wi-Fi, LoRaWAN, SigFox, NB-IoT, Helium and other proprietary like Fybr-Link. These are still maturing, and there is no one size fits all connectivity strategy that will work for all use cases. Problem #2: There exists a “digital divide” within San Read more…

Strategy of Things

Strategy of Things helps cities, businesses and enterprises innovate in a hyperconnected world. We are transformation management consultants operating in the intersection of people, business, strategy, technology and digital innovation. We specialize in the areas of Smart Cities, Smart Communities, and Smart Factories. We provide a range of professional services from strategy and advisory, market research and intelligence, innovation management and lab, and hands on innovation.

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