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Rio de Janeiro

Smart+Connected Citizen Services Case Study

Executive Summary

Objective

Coordinate/integrate the operations of multiple agencies to improve safety and incident response.

Strategy

Establish an Operations Center to keep the citizenry informed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Vertical Solutions

Public Safety: Analyze information from security cameras, water and rain gauges, private maps, traffic signals, electric grid, public transit vehicles and social media feeds to make operational decisions and give the public information about emergencies

Smart Traffic: Disseminate information about traffic and commuter services

Horizontal Architecture

  • Collaboration
  • Data Center

Impact

More cooperative, efficient relationships among city agencies

Smoother traffic flow and better travel experiences for commuters and users of public transportation