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2014-04-16 20:20:34

DUBLIN, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9h9zr8/parking) has announced the addition of the "Parking Management Market - Forecasts & Analysis to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9h9zr8/parking ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The rapid growth in the number of vehicles worldwide is intensifying the problem of the scarcity of...

2014-04-01 08:21:19

Streetline aims to strengthen and enhance its position as a smart city leader with the counsel of former head of IBM Smart Cities division FOSTER CITY, Calif., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Streetline, Inc., a global provider of smart parking solutions, announced today that Gerard Mooney has joined its board of advisors. Streetline is harnessing the power of the Internet of Things to tackle one of the most pressing issues facing cities today: parking. Using patented sensing...

2014-03-31 16:29:18

IBM Cited for Ability to Help Cities Harness Big Data and Cloud ARMONK, N.Y., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan announced today that IBM (NYSE: IBM) received the 2014 Global Visionary Innovation Leadership Award as Best-in-Class Smart City Integrator. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO An independent analysis from the Visionary Innovation Research Group at Frost & Sullivan has named IBM the leading Smart City integrator, recognizing its deep...

2014-03-24 16:20:28

Live parking availability data powers mobile apps, websites, in-car navigation systems and electronic street signs FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Streetline, Inc., the leading global provider of smart parking solutions, today released ParkerData Availability API, a real time API that enables application developers, current Streetline customers, and Streetline partners to incorporate real-time parking availability into applications, websites, in-car navigation...

2014-03-18 12:21:36

Streetline installs patented smart parking technology in Montreal to use data and analytics to improve parking MONTREAL, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Stationnement de Montreal, which manages parking for the City of Montreal, announced a project with Streetline, Inc., the leading global provider of smart parking solutions, with the goal of improving the parking experience for motorists by decreasing congestion and increasing parking availability. This announcement marks the...

2014-03-12 08:33:15

SHANGHAI, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The boom of Smart City projects in China has huge market potential for technology and capital markets. There will be huge demand for advanced foreign technology and foreign funds. According to Gartner and other consulting firms, the building of Smart City projects in China has become a growing trend. However, Chinese government is cautious about working with foreign firms for financial and information security reasons. For any foreign funds and...

2014-03-06 04:24:40

BARCELONA, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barcelona is the favorite city to win the European Capital of Innovation contest Barcelona has raised as one of the finalists cities to the European Capital of Innovation Award [http://ec.europa.eu/research/innovation-union/index_en.cfm?section=icapital ], also called 'iCapital', a prize created by the European Commission to distinguish the city that has created a better 'innovation ecosystem' linking citizens, government...

2014-02-26 08:22:33

More than 26 cities globally will be smart cities in 2025 with more than 50 percent being in Europe and North America MOSCOW, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The continuous increase in the number of people living in urban areas is leading to a growing overpopulation problem in modern cities. This also causes social, political, energy and environmental instability. The so-called smart city concept has been developed to address all upcoming challenges by implementing modern infrastructure...

2014-02-12 12:28:28

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zbc74b/strategic) has announced the addition of the "Strategic Opportunity Analysis of the Global Smart City Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zbc74b/strategic ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Smart City Market is Likely to be Worth a Cumulative $1.565 Trillion by 2020 The research...

2014-02-12 12:21:24

DUBLIN, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9lrnfm/parking ) has announced the addition of the "Parking Management Market - Worldwide Market Forecasts & Analysis to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The rapid growth in the number of vehicles worldwide is intensifying the problem of the scarcity of parking space. According to industry data, 30% of traffic congestion occurs...