Connected City Integrators
Bridging the digital divide
CCI partners with communities to design, implement, and fund truly data-driven, and economically sustainable technology solutions.
We strengthen underserved communities by upgrading and connecting infrastructure making essential technologies and services accessible to all citizens.
Our programs and solutions are designed using each community's unique data assets to deliver:
Improved public safety
Enhanced quality of life
More efficient operations
Economic opportunities for all stakeholders
We work with municipalities, utilities and mixed-use/mixed-income communities to develop, finance & implement connected technology programs.
take control of a growing asset
Cities and towns everywhere possess extensive, valuable datasets already, with more on the way from smart technologies. Too many cities, especially the smaller ones, neglect this resource or give it away too easily.
CCI experts help communities take control and monetize their data assets. After an initial audit to create a clear revenue projection, we build a Global City Data Directory.
Transactions are negotiated with our buyer ecosystem and revenue begins to flow, growing year after year
Bridging the digital divide
The “Digital Divide” is the gap in public access to information and communication technology (ICT). Most ICT companies across the United States prefer to service more affluent communities and neglect many rural areas, elderly citizens, and economically disadvantaged neighborhoods.
Connected City Integrators (CCI) is unique in our commitment to investment in local communities to help eliminate the Digital Divide.
CCI is proactively committed to increasing ethnic diversity and MBE/WBE/DBE participation on every single project we implement – typically exceeding our
CCI works within the Opportunity Zone legislative program, designed to spur economic development and job creation in distressed communities nationwide.
Developing creative funding strategies is one of our core business activities. We excel at finding financial resources for our customers beyond typical lease/bond financing to maximize their infrastructure improvements. We has been successful in negotiating utility rebate incentives, federal tax credits, and special financing programs. We will provide any analytical or other administrative support necessary to secure financing, as well as grants, rebates, and other incentives that may be available to help offset a portion of the project cost.
Most ICT companies across the United States prefer to service more affluent communities which neglects rural areas, elderly citizens, and economically disadvantaged neighborhoods. CCI is committed to investing in local communities to help minimize and/or eliminate these ICT gaps, which yields the following benefits for all citizens: increased public safety, improved quality of life and more efficient operations.
Digital media activation showcase
Project led by Smart City Labs and The Hollywood Partnership. A showcase and incubator for Smart City and IoT technology applications in the heart of Hollywood.
City of Jackson
Smart City Partnership
Comprehensive, fully funded project with fiber optic network, water and electric meter automation, LED street lighting, and smart tech for public safety and citizen engagement. Extensive data monetization program.
San Migolito District
Smart LED Street Lighting
A turnkey design-build-finance solution providing LED streetlights with smart controls. The Lighting as a Service (LaaS) monthly costs are less than the energy and operational savings being generated.