Managed services for smart cities
Smart cities promise a new era of urban living . Cities will use connected technologies ubiquitously to manage traffic, cut pollution, make better use of infrastructure, keep citizens safe and generate new economic opportunities . Extreme reliability and flawless performance of the city-wide network connecting everything, everywhere will be key to widespread adoption of ‘smarts’ in all walks of urban life. Therefore, it is critical to address the complex operational challenges of managing the underlying massive multi-layered network architecture.
Nokia Managed Services provide a ‘Horizontal’, integrated approach to smart cities, offering a single interface for comprehensive multi-vendor, multi-technology network operations spanning all layers. This approach improves co-ordination and ensures standardization of operations. The result is a better user experience for citizens, superior up-keep of the infrastructure, lower total cost of ownership and reduced downtime.