The transformation of architecture in the age of smart cities
When it comes to civil engineering, the standards of excellence have to be extremely high. And as buildings and cities enter the virtual world, digital architecture is becoming as essential as physical architecture.
Yes, architects are still needed to design physical infrastructure, but a different kind of architects now take a prominent role in the build of digital environments and their underlying IT-based systems. In the age of the Internet of Things, buildings and cities are now expected to be ‘smart’ and provide digital utility in the form of service to users and operators.
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