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Magos Systems Wins Challenge for Smart City in Brazil
Magos systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of state of the art affordable Radars that revolutionize the way perimeter security is viewed has won the 3C Smart City challenge for the smart city of Croatá being built in Brazil.
Magos Radars Advantages over Existing solutions in the perimeter intrusion detection market.
Magos Radar will be deployed in the Smart city project both at the construction phase of the project and the safe keeping of the city later on.
The company beat twelve Israeli tech firms participated in the final stage of the Challenge held in Tel Aviv with cooperation from the Brazilian government, Italian group Planet Idea, the Tel Aviv University and Tyco Innovation.
According to Research firm MarketsandMarkets estimation, the "smart cities" sector will reach revenue of $1.1 trillion in 2019. What makes a city "smart"? A series of technologies which provide improved resource management in an urban environment.
Radar technology has been around since WWII and ever since it has become the preferred perimeter security means by armies worldwide, since radars exhibit superior detection performance in all weather and lighting conditions.
However radars traditionally were used only by military and governmental institutes as such systems were considered high-end, expensive, complex and required regular maintenance and this is the point where Magos advanced affordable radars come into play.