Residents in Miami-Dade County could soon experience improvements in areas like public safety, public transportation and traffic. AT&T is on tap to work with the County to explore delivering smart cities solutions. It’s part of a larger effort to create impactful solutions for cities, counties and communities across the country.

The ATT smart cities framework is a holistic approach. The company uses Internet of Things (IoT) technology, highly secure connectivity and vertically integrated solutions. AT&T’s strategic alliances with key vendors and innovators help make it happen. AT&T has announced plans to bring its smart cities framework to select markets this year.[ad id=”2764″]

AT&T will work closely with Miami-Dade, Florida’s most populous count to develop and deploy technology solutions that address County issues. These solutions could range from smart lighting and Wi-Fi to tools that enhance public safety, improve public transportation, reduce traffic congestion and preserve natural resources.

“Miami-Dade County is excited to team with AT&T to tackle our community’s most pressing challenges head-on,” said Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez. “Our 2.7 million residents and millions of visitors will benefit from the continued investments we’re making in our technology infrastructure.”

“I applaud Miami-Dade for its leadership in approaching these issues. They’re tackling it regionally on behalf of the cities and residents they serve,” saidMike Zeto, general manager and executive director, AT&T Smart Cities.

“Miami-Dade is ideal for our smart cities initiative. It has a vast population, expansive urban footprint and thriving entrepreneurial community. We look forward to helping improve the quality of life for its residents,” Zeto said.

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