NEC can provide a Holistic approach for Smart Cities enabling an integrated solution to be deployed in an efficient way, together with Advanced Vertical Solutions for Smart Services. Today what the city really needs is a solution engineering to manage a multitude of evolving smart services whilst enhancing its inhabitant’s quality of life. The NEC Platform acts as the “brain” of the city, monitoring and controlling various vertical services. NEC also provides Solutions based on smart technologies helping to optimise resource consumption and improve services through better management of demand and supply. In that way the city can offer better services to the citizens.