Cities and Communities

How to start your digital journey

Build the foundation

Traditional network architectures can't scale in the digital era. Optimise your network with Cisco DNA for Cities.

Unify your city data

With Cisco Kinetic for Cities, extract and compute data from connected devices on the city network and share across agencies.

Boost urban innovation

Deploy new city services by leveraging Cisco solutions, third-party software, or your own application development.

Blueprint for cities and communities

Bridge the digital and physical divide to benefit your community.

See our solutions for…


Lower energy consumption, cut costs, and simplify maintenance.


Protect lives and infrastructure from environmental damage through hyperlocalised monitoring and predictive modeling.


Generate revenue with demand-based parking while reducing the search time for citizens.

Safety and Security

Accurately detect incidents and protect against crime through digital monitoring.

Urban Mobility

View live street conditions to gain insight on how to improve traffic management.

Waste Management

Manage, collect, and track waste bins to avoid overflow and health hazards.

Case studies

Carbon-neutral Copenhagen

Copenhagen reduces carbon footprint and enriches citizen experiences through digital solutions.

Kansas City fosters innovation and entrepreneurship through digital transformation.

The Town of Cary partners with Cisco on smart lighting and parking solutions to enhance citizen services

Digital value for cities

Discover how digital cities can generate $2.3 trillion globally through 2024.

Meraki for state and local governments

Implement smart initiatives that positively impact communities’ quality of life, security, and the local economy with simple IT.

Explore ways to pay

Finance your smart city technology upgrade and make the most out of your IT budget.

News and events

Join us at Cisco Live

Imagine the future with intuitive IT that informs, connects, predicts, and enables. Discover what's possible at Cisco Live.

The future of smart cities

Chuck Robbins and the Wall Street Journal's Jason Anders discuss the digital transformation of smart cities.

Cybersecurity report: Impacts on government

Threats to government are on the rise. Learn what those threats are, how colleagues are fighting back, and how you can stay secure.