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Industry expert Jay Walder joins BAI Communications Board of Directors

BAI Communications (BAI), a leading global communications infrastructure provider, announced the appointment of Jay Walder as a new non-executive director of BAI’s Board. Mr. Walder brings with him more than 35 years of a distinguished international career and unparalleled experience working in transport, property and infrastructure in the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, […]

World Cities Day 2021: Reliability is not optional

This blog is part of our series for World Cities Day 2021 — sharing perspectives from major centres around the world on how connected infrastructure is making cities smarter, more resilient, and more sustainable. When pedestrians in central Sydney found themselves dusted with ash from the country’s black summer bushfires in 2019/ 2020, it was […]

World Cities Day 2021: Laying the foundations for smart and sustainable communities

This blog is part of our series for World Cities Day 2021 — sharing perspectives from major centres around the world on how connected infrastructure is making cities smarter, more resilient, and more sustainable. Climate resilience is one of the most important issues of our time, and communications networks can play a key role in […]

World Cities Day 2021: How smart public transport is helping Hong Kong grow sustainably

This blog is part of our series for World Cities Day 2021 — sharing perspectives from major centres around the world on how connected infrastructure is making cities smarter, more resilient, and more sustainable. Surrounded by the sea, at the foot of mountainous parkland, Hong Kong is growing fast but doesn’t have much room to […]

Station of the future: the business case for smart transit

Transport authorities took their first step toward creating the ‘station of the future’ when they brought internet connectivity to their transport systems. Meeting passengers’ expectations to message, stream and game on the go. But consumer Wi-Fi is only part of the opportunity. Operators can cut costs, gain agility and attract more passengers by converting the […]

Sunderland City Council and BAI announce new partnership to create the UK’s most advanced smart city

New 5G network will realise Sunderland City Council’s ambition to be a digitally enabled, UK smart city leader. BAI Communications will build a new 5G centric network to accelerate adoption of transformative digital services for sectors including manufacturing and logistics, education and social care. Roll-out of new next generation connectivity across Sunderland will stimulate economic […]

Station of the future: analytics and automation

Analytics and automation are the future of public transport. By giving operators, managers, drivers, station staff, maintenance teams and executives accurate and timely information, they can make better decisions. Insights and business intelligence derived from data analytics will reveal opportunities and efficiencies that might otherwise have remained hidden. Public-transit operators who embrace data to transform […]

BAI Communications closes acquisition of Mobilitie, cementing its extended reach and services across North America

BAI Communications, a global communications infrastructure provider, today announced the close of its acquisition of Mobilitie, one of the largest privately-held telecommunications infrastructure companies in the United States. News of the agreement between the two companies was first announced on 28 June this year. With the close of the acquisition Mobilitie becomes a BAI Group […]

Why neutral hosting is the key to smart communities

Building the right infrastructure platform is an essential first step for any town or city looking to deploy smart community applications. Beyond laying down fibre and putting up cell towers, it’s about forging stronger, more collaborative relationships between municipalities and connectivity providers. Shifting from proprietary network ownership to neutral network hosting is a key piece […]

Private network and 5G pairing supports smart city development

Consider the superior performance that 5G offers in terms of security and data flow, as well as the reliability, speed, mobility, flexibility, efficiency, and coverage that supports the necessary connectivity for advanced – smart – technology applications. As more organisations develop operations, processes, and services that require strong and ubiquitous cellular coverage, private networks are […]