Newcastle Urban Observatory

Submitted by geoanorak on Wed, 11/06/2019 - 09:08

A collection of internet of things (IoT) sensors and other environmental and infrastructure monitoring equipment providing real-time data from city systems, infrastructure an the environment.  Currently over 3500 live data streams.  Data is streamed into an open data system and is immediately available for download or visualisation through an open data platform.  Observations are taken across over 60 different indicators including air quality, traffic, energy, weather, people movement etc.  Additionally still images from CCTV networks are stored alongside observations.  A streaming and request based API is available for integration of data into models and for further analysis.  As of November, 2019 there are over 1.5 billion records available with 5000 new records added every minute.

Disciplines
E-Infrastructure & Data
Energy
Environment
Public Policy or Delivering Public Services
Keywords
data
environment
Internet of Things
cities
urban

Get in Touch

Public Contact email
urbanobservatory@ncl.ac.uk

Address

North East
NE1 7RU
United Kingdom

Last updated on: 12 Nov 2020 : 07 am