Smart Connected City for Holistic Services [chapter]

Hyun Jung Lee, Myungho Kim
2018 Broadband Communications Networks - Recent Advances and Lessons from Practice  
The construction of a smart city is based on broadband networks and high-tech under consideration of city infrastructure with holistic city service systems. Digital city was started to connect computing devices using network-based technologies in 1990s. In the beginning of 2000s, many cities were interested in the construction of city infrastructure based on the broadband networks. With the developing high-tech like wireless network, the ubiquitous city was introduced as a new type of an urban
more » ... ity infrastructure to satisfy citizens' needs. These days it would become more important for citizens to provide holistic city services using the transferred data as generated resulting traffics from massive number of end-devices through broadband networks. Smart city has been constructed with multifaceted sectors like high-tech device-based physical and service-based social sector. The integrated sectors are creating new tremendous values based on embedding intelligence in the hyperconnected city. Finally, the smart city should be evolved by centering on people and the creative market is growing up rapidly.
doi:10.5772/intechopen.79988 fatcat:kmnsier2k5cjfh2tnpis2ckz4u