Krishna, Director, IoT Solutions, Asia-Pacific Avnet Asia: The Manila Times: IoT security: The bedrock of smart city development

20/01/2020 - 05:28

"In the last five years we have seen many announcements on and investments in the development of “smart cities” in Southeast Asia, including Singapore’s “Smart Nation” and “Thailand 4.0” initiatives.

Along with the public announcements come the perception that nations in the region are now in a new tech “arms race” to be crowned as the regional tech hub, attracting both investors and the most innovative talent to anchor their businesses. The smart infrastructure investments that positively impact both business and citizens include those that effectively connect and capture, analyze and utilize data from transport, utilities and communication."