Microsoft RoboCop enforces Manly’s parking

Manly municipal council has teamed up with Microsoft’s Azure machine learning and its Internet of Things (IoT) to revolutionise the way the Council monitors its parking flow. The successful application paves the way to manage other issues such as crowd control, community safety, and to make better use of its public facing staff. With Manly attracting eight million visitors each year, technology is vital in enabling the Council to service both citizens and visitors. “The Internet of Things is useful for initiatives like people counting, where we have software deployed that looks through our cameras and counts the number of people that walk by. This creates data that we can present to the Chamber of Commerce, people who are interested in starting a business in Manly and people who run…


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