The "eastern city", which is temporarily called "Thu Duc city", is expected to operate based on four main pillars, in charge of the economic, data, network security and general administration areas.
Speaking at the Ho Chi Minh City - US Business Forum on the morning of August 25, Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Duong Anh Duc shared about the plan to build the future "eastern city" on the basis of the rearrangement of District 2. , District 9 and Thu Duc District.
According to Mr. Duc, the four main pillars to help manage the eastern urban area in the future will include a shared data warehouse and an open data ecosystem; center for socio-economic simulation and forecast; network security operation center and intelligent operation center.
Shared data warehouse and open data ecosystem integrated with hotline information, complaints and denunciations, business registration, foreign investment, taxpayers, foreign workers, and land database band. Information from this data system will be extracted and exploited to operate the remaining three control centers.
The Center for Socio-Economic Simulation and Forecasting applies data visualization technology to present results from quantitative models and provide detailed analysis of issues related to economic indicators. - society.
The Cybersecurity Operations Center will manage and maintain security devices for the city connection system, and monitor and assess the risk of network security incidents, thereby providing necessary response solutions. set. In addition, this center also organizes training on cybersecurity.
The signing ceremony between the Department of Information and Communications of Ho Chi Minh City and the US Agency for Trade and Development on the technical support package for the construction of a smart city operating center. Photo: University.
The intelligent operation center is the brain that synthesizes, commands and operates all city activities through the analysis and processing of standardized data.
Specifically, this center integrates a traffic control camera system, using a biometric identification algorithm to help search for suspicious objects. This center will also integrate an emergency response system with a single number (similar to 911 in the US) and a survey center to serve the people.
Mr. Duong Anh Duc also noted that in order to successfully build the future eastern city, besides taking advantage of internal resources, Ho Chi Minh City also seeks support from international partners.
US Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Marie C. Damour suggested that businesses and the city government work closely with US government agencies. Teams of both sides can communicate at both individual and organizational levels to support the implementation of East City development projects.