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Top 10 Uses of Predictive Technology Making Our Communities Safer

by / December 2, 2014

In cities around the globe, new, predictive technologies and analytics are on the rise, being used by jurisdictions to analyze and anticipate the needs of citizenry – in the future.

These technologies incorporate such elements as big data and machine learning to identify patterns that governments can use to make predictions in various aspects of everyday life.

Here are the top 10 ways predictive technology makes our communities safer:

  1. Transportation
  2. Public safety
  3. Utilities
  4. Urban planning
  5. Finance
  6. Human resources
  7. Citizen engagement
  8. Cybersecurity
  9. Service requests
  10. Sustainability

View our slideshow above for more details on how predictive technology is affecting these 10 areas of life.