BOUNDLESS CITY

Connect the city to make it smart

Connect the city to make it smart

In the era of the first Smart Cities, connectivity has become a critical development issue for cities around the world. So much that the EU has launched the Wifi4EU initiative to support the deployment of Wi-Fi Internet access in European local authorities. The Boundless City solution allows municipalities to adopt a powerful Wi-Fi coverage, or even to create a dedicated application, to connect the city with its citizens and make it both modern and smart, in compliance with the GDPR.

 

1. Issues

  • Provision of free internet access
  • Promote local economic activity (tourism …)
  • Improve the image of the city
  • Fluidify road traffic
  • Saving energy in the context of a sustainable development policy (management of public lighting and transport)
  • Benefit from a direct communication channel with users
  • Analyze flows

 

2. Our solution

At a time when nearly 80% of French mobile users are equipped with a smartphone, cities need more than ever to equip themselves with Wi-Fi terminals. With Boundless City, municipalities can equip themselves in hotspots and develop their application to improve their management and deliver a free Internet connection to their citizens. Through a captive portal, city dwellers can benefit from a variety of services that will enhance their city experience while, for its part, the city can collect and process data to improve its operation and save money.

Captive Portal Configuration

 

• Choose of the structure of the captive portal (cutting of the page and means of connection)

• Customize the content (text and image) of splash page

Connection Configuration

• Set the duration of a connection before a new authentication request

• Manage connection settings (limited / unlimited)

Surveys

 

• Satisfaction survey on the quality of transport, the cleanliness of streets, etc. in the city

• Analysis of the feedbacks from tourists and inhabitants

Provide useful information about the city

• Weather conditions

• Traffic conditions

• Timetables and transport plans

• Hotels with vacant rooms

• Parking spaces available

• Pollution level

Suggestions

 

• Museums and shops open nearby

• Popular activities right now

• Suggestion of activities according to the weather

Energy savings and sustainable development

• Management of public lighting according to the passage and the sunshine

• Management of heating and cooling in public buildings according to the temperature

• Highlighting recycling campaigns

Flow Management

 

• Estimated population density in circulation by zone

• Road traffic management

• Transport management according to the flow of people

3. Conclusion

Boundless City solution, by broadening the use of Wi-Fi kiosks in the urban space and providing communities with flow analysis tools, gives the city the key to modernization. Equipping yourself with good Wi-Fi coverage and being able to analyze traffic-related data is indeed the first step towards creating the city of tomorrow, Smart City, sustainable, connected and flourishing. The other steps are for the metropolis itself to cross them, putting in place effective strategies from the metrics it has.

Contact us

    

Boundless, 79 rue Baudin

92300 Levallois-Perret