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US Ignite spurs the creation of next-generation applications and services that leverage advanced networking technologies to build the foundation for smart communities, including cities, rural areas, regions, and states. The nonprofit organization helps to accelerate new wired and wireless networking advances from research to prototype to full-scale smart community and interconnected national deployments.

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Health applications

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Picturing Pollution Globally and Locally

Researchers from the University of Texas at Dallas will demonstrate a system – enabled by GENI and US Ignite – that combines 50 massive NASA remote sensing datasets with Earth System modeling products to provide an accurate ...

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Doctor on Demand

Provide every member of a gigabit-enabled community with access to a US-licensed physician for non-emergency medical issues, OTC consultation, short-term medications, refills, and behavior health issues (behavior health service starting in Q2 2014) through Doctor ...

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Foresite Health Monitoring

FORESITE HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM's advanced monitoring technology utilizes the entire suite of FORESITE products to analyze in-depth data to accurately predict and prevent health issues such as: falls, heart problems, depression, strokes, respiratory problems ...

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Education & Workforce applications

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Luna

Luna is an AI powered by a democratized neural network programmed to be adaptable and responsive to user needs in ways that current digital AIs cannot achieve through scripted Machine Learning.

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Location Aware Content Filtering

User and location-aware content filtering. We will be demonstrating how the network can exchange user and location data with an iBoss content filter, allowing the content filter to apply customized content filtering profiles depending on ...

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Virtual World Framework

VWF provides an HTML5 based virtual world collaborative environment and virtual worlds construction environment. The VWF kernel allows seamless realtime collaboration and communication between any users that have a modern web browser on virtually any ...

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Energy applications

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Optimizing Public Transit

We are developing tools to help city planners make smarter decisions around real-time dynamic scheduling of public transportation.

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Intelligent Direct Current Electricity for Smart Cities

DC electricity locally generated by solar energy sources can reduce energy losses by as much as 30% or more.

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Next-Generation Test and Monitoring Innovations

See the latest network monitoring/troubleshooting and testing technologies - using inline microprobes and virtual test agents. JDSU would display live demonstrations of JDSU's innovative PacketPortal technology using Laptop based applications and an external network ...

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Transportation applications

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Hack the Commute

Hack the Commute is an initiative of the City of Seattle to engage the tech community in designing solutions to transportation problems.

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Advanced Manufacturing applications

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Chandelle Universal WiFi Controller

Universal WiFi Controller (UWC) is a software for management of the Wi-Fi networks with high density of equipment.

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Igniting a Revolution in Advanced Manufacturing through Coll

We will develop and demonstrate an advanced Virtual Manufacturing Enterprise using an ultrafast high gigabit network for design analysis, assembly planning, simulation & physical assembly

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Ushering in a New Era in Advanced Manufacturing

We will develop and demonstrate an advanced Virtual Manufacturing Enterprise using an ultrafast high gigabit network for analysis, assembly planning, simulation & physical assembly of micro devices

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Public Safety applications

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Digital Threat Monitoring & Emergency Care for Universities

Real-Time campus safety engagement system. "Walk with me" video/audio companion, Pro-Active Threat Detection & Immediate Emergency Response

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OrangeCone

OrangeCone is a Citizen Engagement tool that creates a real-time conversation about public spaces between Citizens and their Governments

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StormSense Project (City of Newport News, City of Norfolk, City of Virginia Beach, City of Hampton, City of Portsmouth, City of Chesapeake, City of Williamsburg, York County)

An inundation forecasting research initiative to enhance emergency preparedness for flooding resulting from storm surge, rain, and tides.

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General / Platform / Other applications

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SD2N: Software-Defined Urban Distribution Network for Smart Cities

Develop a gigabit infrastructure to integrate SDN and real-time computing for ultra- resilient, efficient and secure urban power networks.

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CitiWorx

A cloud-based platform for integrating city system data in a central information model for real-time visualization, analysis, and archiving.

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Sensus

Sensus is a cross-platform (Android, iOS, and Windows Phone) system for mobile crowd-sensing.

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