St. Louis — Fybr, which is launching its Smart City Platform in 30 cities worldwide this year, has joined the Smart Cities Council as a North America Associate Partner. The company’s turnkey, end-to-end platform turns raw data from thousands of sensors into insightful information that helps make communities better places to live and work.

“We are delighted to have Fybr partnering with us,” said Council Chairman Jesse Berst. “Their platform enables cities to realize the full potential of the Internet of Things. That expertise will be a tremendous asset in our work with municipalities around the globe.”

As a Council partner, Fybr joins a network of leading companies advised by top universities, laboratories and standards bodies that helps cities tap the transformative power of digital technologies and intelligent design. Through advocacy, action and its landmark Readiness Program, the Council promotes smart, sustainable and inclusive communities with high-quality living and high-quality jobs.

“We are pleased to be a part of an organization that is taking the lead in helping connect cities with technologies that can make communities better places to live and work – something we firmly believe in,” said Fybr’s CEO Bob Glatz. “We hope to leverage their connections to help us bring our turnkey solution to more communities.”