Big data and the road to smart cities
By Julian Garcia Barbosa, Big Data Senior Account Executive at Telefónica.
Improving citizen security, optimising waste management, anticipating traffic jams and analysing citizen sentiment: these are just a few examples of what Big Data could do to bring our cities into the future.
According to a UN report, 70% of the global population will live in urban areas by 2050. In spite of occupying only 2%...