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Market Trends: Building Smart City Information and Digital Business Value Through City Data

Published: 11 September 2015

ID: G00273989

Analyst(s): Bettina Tratz-Ryan


Smart cities are driving their value from meaningful data received from IoT, sensors and infrastructure. TSP strategists need to build data and information management and analytics solutions in order to drive data orchestration and data visualization for cities and digital business use cases alike.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • The Smart Cities Market for Data Management and Business Intelligence Solutions Needs Governance and Interoperability
  • Market Structure Trend
    • The Market Structure Is Getting More Diverse
  • Buyers' Trend
    • City CIOs and CDOs Want Access to Meaningful Data
    • Data Governance May Be a Catalyst for Data Democracy in Cities
  • Technology Trend
    • Adopting Data From Multiple Domains and Its Consequences

Contrarian View

  • If the Perception of Big Brother in Cities Continues, These Trends Change

Vendors to Watch

  • AGT International
  • Eutech Cybernetic
  • Flexeye
  • Fujitsu
  • Hi Reply
  • Hitachi
  • IBM
  • Indra
  • Ingenia
  • SAP

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