Replay – Webinar: The open smart city, from strategic vision to reality

On November 26th, the uCIFI Alliance, in partnership with SmartCitiesWorld hosted a webinar to explore the journey to more open, interoperable smart city solutions. You’re interested in openness and interoperability issues? Listening to this webinar with the interventions of: Christophe Orceau, CTO at Kurrant, representative of the uCIFI, Bénédicte Collard, Head of Streetlighting at Sibelga, utility provider for the…

uCIFI Alliance announces universal data model and interoperability for Smart City IoT devices

During the Mobile World Congress, the international industry and end-customer alliance will announce the release of the uCIFI data model that will provide interoperability and interchangeability between IoT devices from various suppliers on any IoT network, starting with LoRaWAN, NB-IoT or wireless mesh. Despite multiple IoT industry alliances and specification consortia, cities and utilities are…

Engie’s interview: why did you join uCIFI ?

ENGIE joined uCIFI in July 2018, right after the official launch at the IoT Expo in Amsterdam. We met Raphaël Kazadi, Business Developer Executive for the Decentralized Solutions for Cities and Territories at ENGIE, to know why. Could you please introduce your company? ENGIE is a large group dedicated to energy transition. Beside delivering electricity…

MinebeaMitsumi Committed to Open Communication Networks by Joining the uCIFI Alliance

MinebeaMitsumi Group, a global provider of Electro Mechanics Solutions™, and its European Research & Development center, Paradox Engineering, experts in wireless technologies and IoT solutions for smart cities, join the uCIFI Alliance as a Sponsor Member to contribute to the development of truly open, multi-supplier, interoperable, multi-transport wireless communication solutions for the smart city and…

ST Engineering’s Electronics in uCIFI Alliance

ST Engineering’s Electronics was one of the first major companies to join the uCIFI alliance since its creation. We met YAO Shih Jih, General Manager of Info-Comm Systems, to know why. What is your company position about open standard technologies? It is important to create an open, secure and reliable wireless network to drive Internet-of-Things (IoT)…