CGI signs ‘smart’ deal with Edinburgh Council

09 November 2021

IT and business consulting firm CGI has signed a five-year deal with Edinburgh Council to transform the capital into “one of the world’s leading smart cities”.

Included in this deal is the deployment of the CGI SensorInsights360 technology, which provides data insights, processes and tools required to deliver services.

“Edinburgh has big ambitions in becoming a world-leading smart city – a digitally inclusive and sustainable city with services that are easily accessible by all of our residents no matter where they are in the city, or what their circumstances are,” said City of Edinburgh Council deputy leader Cammy Day.

CGI SensorInsights360 – which will be implemented through a Smart City Operations Centre –provides an end-toend approach to the Internet of Things (IoT), asset data collection and asset management, helping to identifying ways to improve efficiency and manage critical services in the Scottish capital.