PAS 180 Smart cities - Terminology

To help build a strong foundation for future standardization and good practices, PAS 180 provides industry-agreed understanding of smart city terms and definitions to be used in the UK.

PAS 180 Smart cities. Vocabulary will help to improve communication and understanding of smart cities by providing a common language for developers, designers, manufacturers and clients. This will help industry to work more efficiently and effectively, as well as help reduce the chances of confusion in the supply chain.

The PAS defines terms for smart cities, including smart city concepts across different infrastructure and systems’ elements and used across all service delivery channels. It covers materials, processes, methodologies and applications. The PAS is intended for city authorities and planners, buyers of smart city services and solutions, as well as product and service providers.