Orange Business Services and Abu Dhabi Municipality develop smart city IoT application
IoT Cockpit is an App developed through a smart cities co-innovation program in the UAE
Abu Dhabi Municipality and Orange Business Services have collaborated to develop a smart cities virtualisation App for its city management services
The ‘IoT Cockpit’ app provides visualisation via an immersive, interactive user interface for the city authorities monitoring elements of the urban landscape. Orange Business Services’ supports ADM’s vision for Abu Dhabi and its five-year smart cities plan to achieve sustainability and enhance the quality of life for citizens and residents.
Rayan Mohammad Almohaisen, IT Project Manager, Abu Dhabi Municipality, comments: “Orange Business Services is supporting ADM’s plans to deliver a range of projects and initiatives across Abu Dhabi, from public parks to public infrastructure that will build and shape the living experiences in one of the world’s developing smartest cities.
With the ‘IoT Cockpit’ city management solution, connected objects and tangible objects are virtualised, enabling ADM to see, interact with and manage the smart utilities network across the city, including water, electricity, and fibre, as well as visualising the situation on the ground.
Sahem Azzam, Vice President, Middle East & Africa, Orange Business Services, adds: ”Sustained innovation is the lifeblood of the smart city and our collaboration with ADM on ‘IoT Cockpit’ is a great example of co-innovation - a bespoke city management solution developed in the region and for the region, where we have a strong focus on the smart cities opportunity.