UN-Habitat, the UN's leading agency on cities, will collaborate for the next three years with Ericsson to define how broadband can help alleviate the challenges of urbanization.
At the Broadband World Forum 2013 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on October 22-24, Ericsson will share insights into and reflections on: service provider software-defined networking (SDN) and the cloud; 4G IP for mobility, video and the cloud; monetizing broadband with new business models; and more.
As the Networked Society comes to life, ICT can transform a wide range of industries. Transport, utilities and music are already seeing big changes – and banking is next.
Robert Kirkpatrick, Director of the United Nations Global Pulse, speaks about the opportunity big data presents to help communities develop in a more sustainable way.