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Macnil, info-mobility and remote control

06/11/2014

The info-mobility APP developed for the city of Bari from Macnil, a Zucchetti Group company operating in the field of IoT and smart city.

Last July,  Zucchetti Group has acquired Macnil, IT company specializing in the design of integrated wireless / web and remote GSM / GPRS / GPS. Founded in Gravina di Puglia near Bari, Macnil stood out for its expertise in the market “machine to machine”, developing innovative projects in the fields of satellite positioning, such as fleet management, telemedicine and smart mobility.

For Zucchetti, as stated in the last edition Smau, Mr.  Grioli Antonio, chairman of the Zucchetti’s commitee, Macnil skills are the foundamentals to develop and extend the emerging market of the Internet of Things and Smart City. In general, the goal is to seize all opportunities that may be associated with the remote control: using intelligent devices and sensors of various types and able to acquire data or carry out remote management.
In this regard, Mrs. Mariarita Costanza, co-founder of Macnil, citing the app’s mobile information developed for the City of Bari. InfoSmartCity app is downloaded, you can receive real-time updates on the state of urban traffic, the travel times of the main lines of public transport, parking information and a range of public service information: from chemists to weather, events, people, communications urgent public administration to citizens’ reports that can highlight problems related to the maintenance of urban roads, and dangers. Thanks to a satellite tracking device fitted on board the public transport network operations center of the city of Bari receive accurate real-time traffic and will be able to process reports for urban mobility and support public transport and the police in case of emergency. The system also allows citizens to know any inconvenience, queues and accidents.

Source: impresacity.it