Atlanta, GA, May 29, 2020 --(PR.com
)-- Velocity AI is a global artificial intelligence company and network of cloud solution providers that work together to accelerate growth with AI.
Velocity AI teamed with Georgia Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, AT&T and Current to test intelligent lighting solutions in Atlanta, GA, USA. Velocity AI will collaborate with Georgia Power and the Southern Company Energy Innovation center to use data to create new Internet of Things (IoT) business models and revenue streams.
The City of Atlanta and Georgia Power will be piloting Current’s new IoT sensor platform for cities and installing 1,000 wirelessly controlled LED lights. As part of the smart cities pilot, the companies will test these intelligent technologies to help the city make improvements in three key focus areas:
· Mobility – reduce traffic congestion and decrease average commute times
· Public safety – improve response time and reduce crime in defined areas
· Environment – Reduce emissions and greenhouse gases
The companies will test the intelligent lighting solutions in 5 areas of Atlanta. This includes the North Avenue Corridor, where AT&T will test other smart cities solutions. Additional areas include the Buckhead Loop – a major business, retail and entertainment district, and around Atlanta’s new professional football stadium.