About the BOOK: Smart Cities: IoT Technologies, Big Data Solutions, Cloud Platforms, and Cybersecurity Techniques

Smart Cities: IoT Technologies, Big Data Solutions, Cloud Platforms, and Cybersecurity Techniques

ISBN-HB: 9781032451114
PB: 9781032452302 EB:9781003376064

Smart Cities: IoT Technologies, Big Data Solutions, Cloud Platforms, and Cybersecurity Techniques Nowadays, we are seeing a host of powerful IoT technologies, Big Data Solutions, AI algorithms, Machine Learning models, and Deep Learning frameworks, Cloud storages, Cybersecurity aimed at replicating or replacing the human brain capabilities in computing and communication devices. Therefore, human is eager to leverage the most multi-faceted IoT-based solutions and Big Data technologies to develop, deploy and deliver next-generation smart buildings and smart city applications.

The book brings insight into the smart systems and offers emerging technologies and AI-based applications and implementation strategies. It includes current developments and future directions and covers the concept of the Smart Cities along with its ecosystem. It focuses on the mechanisms of proposing solutions along with architectural concepts, design principles, smart solutions, and intelligent prediction with visualization simulation for the Smart City Framework by focusing mainly on six areas of infrastructure that are based on entities: Big Data Solutions, IoT-based Technologies, Cloud Platforms, Cybersecurity Techniques, AI-centric AR/VR Techniques Data Analysis and Visualization, and including ICT Ecosystem for the development of the Smart City framework.

We really believe that the technologies and applications of the “Smart Cities: IoT Technologies, Big Data Solutions, Cloud Platforms, and Cybersecurity Techniques” book will favor the people's aspirations.

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This book targets a mixed audience of students, engineers, researchers, academics and professionals from different communities to share and contribute new ideas, methodologies, technologies, approaches, models, frameworks, theories and practices to resolve the challenging issues associated with the leveraging of combating emerging IoT-based technologies and smart solutions with Data-centric AI solutions for developing Smart Cities.

We are soliciting work-in-progress chapters and papers from the community. The scope of the book includes but is not limited to the following topics:

  • The Role of Big Data Solutions and IoT Technologies
  • The choices and blends of the IoT Technologies
  • Smart IoT-based Control Systems
  • Machine Learning Models and Implementation
  • Deep Learning Frameworks and Applications
  • Healthcare-based IoT Technologies and Applications
  • Cloud-based Big Data Architecture and Infrastructure
  • Applications of 4G, 5G Devices and Wireless Networks
  • Cybersecurity Techniques and Applications
  • Data Analytics Tools and Applications
  • Data Visualization Tools and Applications
  • Robotic in Real-Time Applications
  • Blockchain Technologies and Applications
  • AR/VR Technologies and Applications
  • Public Service-empowered IoT Tools and Applications
  • Smart City Technologies, Models, Architectures, and Applications

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Smart Cities: IoT Technologies, Big Data Solutions, Cloud Platforms, and Cybersecurity Techniques book proceedings will be published by CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Florida, USA

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