Date: Nov 20, 2015
By: Alison Hsiao / Staff reporter
Becoming a “digital nation” and an “intelligent island” is the Democratic
Progressive Party’s (DPP) development blueprint for the nation to enhance competition, the party’s presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said yesterday.
At a ceremony in Taipei celebrating the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Taichung, Keelung City and Cisco Systems to create “smart city” solutions in the two cities, Tsai illustrated her policy of maintaining Taiwan’s “speed in progress” by analyzing information in the era of the “Internet of Things (IoT)” and “Internet of Everything.”
In partnership with Cisco, Taichung will focus on building a smart public transportation network, a Taichung official said. [FULL