How can FI-Lab, FI-WARE’s open innovation lab, accelerate innovation of Smart City applications? Here’s an infographic (with links to extra information) that illustrates how.

First of all, Cities constantly generate a great deal of information that can be registered and used to improve the daily lives of the people that live in it. For example: networks of sensors can register data regarding mobility information.

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Cities constantly generate a great deal of information that can be registered and used to improve the daily lives of the people that live in it. For example: networks of sensors can register data regarding mobility information. 

FI-LAB
FI-LAB is a live instance of FI-WARE, an open platform which integrates advanced Cloud capabilities and a library of Generic Enablers offering a powerful yet easy-to-use set of open APIs.

App Developers (SME’s, entrepreneurs, ) can test with real data, run trials with real users, host a  permanent showcase… allowing them to connect with potential customers and accelerate product development.

CITIES
Using FI-WARE, cities can perform a more efficient management of city services and deliver innovative applications to their citizens. They can accelerate innovation by sharing their open data on FI-Lab, making it available to entrepreneurs who will create Smart City applications.

 

 

FI-WARE’s Technical Chapters contain what we call Generic Enablers, innovation “building blocks” that deal with:

  • Cloud Hosting
  • Data/Context
  • Management
  • Architecture of Applications/Services
  • Ecosystem and Delivery Framework
  • Security
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Advanced Middleware and
  • Web-based User Interface
  • Interface to Networks and Devices

Enter FI-LAB at lab.fi-ware.eu and start working with FI-WARE’s Open Innovation Lab.

>> You may also find this same infographic on our Slideshare account.