According to an estimate by The Asian Development Bank, India will have a water deficit of 50% by the year 2030. A key challenge in the area of water management in Bangalore, India is tracking consumption. Currently, a staggering one-third of the water pumped is unaccounted for, in terms of usage. This is the problem that a team of scientists at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is looking to solve. Under the aegis of a national initiative called Smart Cities, IISc have deployed an Internet of Things
Using services from Microsoft’s Azure, the project harnesses the power of the cloud to collect and process data from the
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