smart cities

New Community Partners: Canada’s First Sensor Tour

We’re pleased to pass on the news that St. Albert, Alberta, has become SensorUp’s first community partner in the Smart Citizens for Smart Cities Canadian Tour. St. Albert will have between 10 to 25 volunteers deploying as many air quality monitoring … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

SensorThings API Tutorial in Chinese – SensorThings API 中文版教學

SensorUp proudly releases the Chinese version of the SensorThings API tutorial (简体中文 , 繁體中文).  SensorUp firmly believes in an open and vibrant IoT cloud ecosystem, built based on open standards.  SensorUp’s mission is to empower developers around the world to … Read More

Hundreds of Canadians to Test Smart Air Quality Monitoring in Ten Cities Across Canada

By Coral Bliss Taylor April 18, 2017 Calgary, A.B. – Approximately 3 million deaths a year are linked to exposure to outdoor air pollution according to the World Health Organization (WHO). This makes improving air quality data essential to building … Read More

SensorThings Cloud Platform jointly exhibited by SensorUp and MiTAC at Smart Cities Summit & Expo 2017

  SensorUp and MiTAC jointly demonstrated SensorUp’s SensorThings Cloud Platform at the Smart Cities Summit & Expo 2017. One of SensorUp’s strategic direction in 2017 is to empower partners in different markets to build IoT and smart cities solutions with … Read More

Call for Smart Citizens in Edmonton!

Call for smart citizens in #YEG! SensorUp is soon expanding our highly acclaimed Smart Citizens for Smart Cities air sensing campaign to Edmonton. In October 2016, more 50 Calgarians adopted smart air quality sensors and collectively formed one of the best air … Read More

National Post features our Smart Cities Starter Kit

  In a story about the big benefits of Smart Cities, Canada’s National Post featured SensorUp’s Smart Cities Starter Kit! In the article, SensorUp CEO Dr. Steve Liang explains how smart cities are arising from the emerging combination of low-cost … Read More

Smart Cities in Calgary: How to more than double your sensors in a weekend!

50 air quality sensors have been deployed throughout Calgary, giving Calgary the country’s highest-resolution air quality monitoring network. Following our workshop early October, Calgary saw 50 sensors deployed throughout the city, 30 of them over one weekend. Citizen scientists took … Read More