Cisco is a leader in the digital transformation of cities. Its Smart+Connected Communities (S+CC) initiative provides advanced IP-based solutions that use the information and communications technology network as a utility for integrated city management and economic development, as well as a better quality of life for citizens. S+CC changes the way cities, towns, and villages are designed, built, managed, and renewed to help achieve economic, social, and environmental sustainability. Cisco leads workshops in which member cities can explore potential solutions and business models to enable city transformation.