Social Communities

Why Community Managers Matter To Our Neighbourhoods

Community Managers serve as an important link between residents and developers, supporting a mutually positive ongoing relationship. Homeowners are able to settle more comfortably into the community and the continuous dialogue among residents helps foster a greater sense of belonging and security, even in areas with legacy issues such as an association with crime.

How COVID-19 can change what people think about smart communities?

Covid-19 compelled people to value two main things: credibility of the information’s source and active collaboration. The “smart solutions” that we offer help communities with both these by providing a single source of information that is aligned with the governmental agencies and a platform for residents to collaborate, volunteer and organise during natural disasters or emergencies.

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Leadership Articles
A smart community is about more than technology

Though technology is an integral part of creating smart communities, a true smart community is an interconnected network of residents, businesses and service organisations, leveraging the use of technologies for economic growth, social benefits and environmental sustainability. These communities are sustainable and self-sufficient, encouraging social interactions and staying resilient in the face of increasing pressures.

Leadership Articles
Smart communities need the human touch

With great technology comes great responsibility, a major one being the need to maintain that human touch where people are connected with their neighbours and enjoy the small things together. At Planet Smart City, we believe in the system of community management that uses technology to go beyond it by bringing people together.

Social Communities
Accessibility is key to building an inclusive community in India

Accessibility (particularly in apartments) is necessary for people with physical disabilities, especially in India where 2.21% of the population is differently abled. At Planet Smart City, we incorporate ‘smart solutions’ such as elevated urban gardens, specialised paths for the visually impaired, accessible toilets in commercial spaces etc. that promote inclusivity by welcoming all possible users.

Real Estate Development
Demystifying smart living: A look at four common myths

1) It is only about the gadgets
2) It is just for the rich
3) It is only about safety and security
4) It is complex & reduces human interaction

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    Innovation & Technology
    Struggling with energy bills? Three ways to keep track of usage and reduce costs

    At Planet Smart City, we constantly think of ways to improve community living through smart solutions. Our proprietary digital platform, Planet App, leverages the power of IoT (Internet of Things) to provide solutions for societies and residents, where they can easily track, analyse and manage consumption of their utilities, including electricity, from their mobile phones.

    Rain water harvesting: A boon for optimising irrigation systems in housing societies

    Despite having 16 percent of the world’s population, India has only 4 percent of the world’s freshwater. At Planet Smart City, we have developed technologies that optimise the irrigation of society gardens & green spaces. These systems can be designed to draw water from rainwater harvesting tanks which together reduce water usage by more than 50%.

    Social Communities
    Community 5.0: A Futuristic Community With Tech-Enabled Residences That Are Smart And Sustainable

    Community 5.0 envisions a tech-enabled neighbourhood where all the members, including residents and society managers, have access to all the society facilities we see around us (such as water and power supply management, daily household services management, security management) which are either automated or can be easily managed remotely with just a few clicks.

    Innovation & Technology
    AIoT: Driving The Future Of Digital Societies

    In a country like India where the battle for energy and water is never ending, AIoT enabled solutions stand as a boon, especially for housing societies that are looking to digitise, automate, and sustainably manage their water and energy consumption.

    Social Communities
    Library of Things: Why Buy When You Can Share?

    Library of Things is a space where residents can rent, exchange or donate sparingly used objects such as power drills, appliances and board games and make them available for the community to borrow. The concept lowers the cost of living and improves residents’ quality of life, helping to create a thriving community.

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