Telefonica’s Thinking Cities platform is an integral solution to support city services, including a series of modules that allow the acquisition, processing, storage and distribution of data, on which several city services, vertical IoT solutions and Data Analytics can be implemented easily. This platform is based on the standards and interfaces developed within the framework of the FIWARE initiative.
The functionality of the Thinking Cities platform focuses on the lifecycle of the data related to the service and aspects related to the client’s part.
• Data insertion in the platform – Acquisition of data from sensors and external systems to be stored on the platform.
• Data transformation in the platform – Operations carried out in the platform with the data available to generate new data.
• Query of data of the platform – Visualization and extraction of data stored on the platform, either by end users or by other modules.
• Sending data from the platform – Sending notifications or commands as a consequence of data entry on the platform or administrative tasks.
It is able to manage and interoperate different solutions to make
city services more sustainable. It has already integrated mobility
and transport efficiency, streetlight energy saving, reduction of water consumption in public parks and gardens