SensorUp leading interoperable IoT tasking standard at OGC Technical Committee September ’17 meeting

During the OGC Technical Committee Fall ’17 meeting (Sep 11~15 ’17), SensorUp led a group of Internet of Things experts to make interoperable IoT tasking a reality. The meeting was held at Ordnance Survey HQ in Southampton, UK. More than 200 experts around the world attended the OGC Technical Committee meeting. This time we reviewed…

Smart City Starter Kit expanding to St. Albert, Winnipeg, Hay River and Kluane Lake

Five Canadian cities/communities use SensorUp Smart City Starter Kit!  In addition to Calgary (Oct ’17), St. Albert (online on July 8th ’17), Winnipeg (Aug ’17), Hay River (Aug ’17) and Kluane Lake (online on July 17th ’17) joins the smart city air sensing initiative. There will be more to be announced very soon! The starter kit…

IoT Analytics – Which days are weekend according to #YYC bike path monitoring data?

By Steve Liang – SensorUp enables 10 times faster smart city development, integrates heterogeneous IoT sensing systems instantly and makes them analytics ready. In order to demonstrate our claims, we very often developed proof-of-concept demo systems to showcase our capabilities. Recently we loaded some near-real-time bike path monitoring data in Calgary (data source here). And…

SensorUp empower UAV researchers with SensorThings Cloud and Real-time UAV Dashboard

At SensorUp we always challenge ourselves to build innovative IoT solutions to empower the masses. One of such projects is called CloudUAV. This platform will enable mission planning and compliance, and data sharing for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in research applications. It is co-developed by Dr. McDermid’s research group at the University of Calgary and SensorUp,…

SensorUp advancing interoperable IoT tasking at OGC Technical Committee June ’17 meeting

We saw great adoptions of the OGC SensorThings API around the world in the past 12 months. SensorThings API has been applied in a very wide range of applications, such as smart cities, next generation first responder, environmental monitoring, drones, smart energy, etc. While SensorUp is developing innovative solutions based on the SensorThings API, we…

SensorUp demonstrated rapid sensing systems integration at Computex 2017

Partnered with MiTAC, SensorUp demonstrated the SensorThings Cloud Platform at Computex 2017, the largest computer expo in the world. The demonstration uses the OGC SensorThings API standard to seamlessly integrate multiple heterogeneous sensing systems into a coherent and real-time IoT dashboard. In the Computex 2017 demo, these sensing systems include video cameras mounted on light…

Update: Smart Citizens for Smart Cities Canadian Tour

Following our announcement last month the our Smart Cities program is expanding Canada-wide, we’ve had fantastic interest from both municipalities and individuals across the country. We’re finalizing details with many municipalities, and looking forward to announcing our partners as soon as the details are finished. Stay tuned to hear the full list in the next…

Singapore’s CXA Hackathon using SensorUp’s SensorThings Cloud platform for Innovative Smart Cities Applications

Singapore’s Code::XtremeApps:: (CXA) hackathon is going to use SensorUp’s SensorThings Cloud Platform to build innovative Smart Cities applications with the OGC SensorThings API standard. SensorUp is proud to be the only technology sponsor of the CXA hackathon, organized by Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA). It shows SensorUp’s commitment to build an open and vibrant IoT…

Garbage Cans That Work Together: Thoughts from Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley 2017

  Steve recently presented at Smart Cities Week 2017 in Silicon Valley. While there, he had the change to muse over many things, the internet of them, and why we need interoperability for our garbage cans:  It was an honour to be invited by the OGC to present at Smart Cities Week – Silicon Valley 2017.…