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Introduction to Smart Cities & Buildings [WR9701]

This course helps the student with an overview and introduction to the wired and wireless systems used for smart city and building networks, including 5G and CRAN and the infrastructure components involved.

Estimated study time: 25 minutes

Overall content duration: 22 minutes


The webcasts for this course are available in the following languages:

plus additional languages available for assessments.


Recommended for any student involved in design, installation and project management of infrastructures for Smart Cities and Buildings solutions.

Pre-requisite experience:​

There is no pre-requisite knowledge for this course.


  • Trends impacting modern urban design
  • 5G and IoT
  • Network Densification, Optimization and Virtualization
  • Central Radio Access Networks (CRAN)
  • Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
  • Mobile Edge Computing
  • Smart Light Pole Concealment
  • Smart Building Infrastructure overview

Key Topics:

  • Technology trends
  • 5G networks
  • CRANs
  • Smart City infrastructure
  • Smart Street Light Pole deployments
  • Smart Building infrastructure

How will I learn?

You will study this course online in a self- paced format. The course is made up of a number of webcast videos.

Successful completion will require:

Viewing of the complete webinar videos.

Upon successful completion you will:

Receive a certificate which is valid for 1 year.​

Is this the right course for me?

If you are involved in the design or installation of urban network solutions and wish to improve your knowledge and working practices, this course is for you. 

Course information:

Certificate valid for 1 year

Estimated study time: 25 minutes

Overall content duration: 22 minutes

Course Benefits

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Effective learning
  • Learn on the go and on-site
  • Cost effective
  • Consistent training globally
  • Access latest material

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