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Image Gallery: IBM Empowers Smarter Cities

To ease the strain population growth places infrastructures and governments, IBM is combining business analytics with cloud computing and smart grid technologies to help urban systems operate more efficiently.
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IBM's Smarter Cities efforts aren't limited to developing economies. IBM Chairman and CEO Sam Palmisano in May talked with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood about creating advanced transportation systems for the new century at the Intelligent Transportation Society of America annual meeting at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.

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