Tag Archives: MMDA

Smart backs CinePhone campus caravan


Wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) joined the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and director Paul Soriano in going around several campuses to encourage students to submit their entries to the country’s 1st CinePhone Film Festival.

Cinephone – a program of the 38th Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) which is administered by the MMDA – is a competition open to all high school and college students who can make 1 to 3 minute-long movies that are completely shot using mobile phones. These movies must adhere to the theme “Restoring Road Courtesy among Motorists and Pedestrians,” and should depict values such as courtesy, discipline, and respect.
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Posted by on September 19, 2012 in Smart Communications, Technology


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WD Delivers System Storage to the Metro Manila Development Authority

Western Digital, a world’s leader in the design and manufacture of hard drives, recently announced their cooperation with the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to provide 28 TB of WD AV-GP hard disk drives for an additional storage system for MMDA’s 24×7 operation.

One of the most critical services that MMDA offers is the Transport and Traffic Management, under the Traffic and Discipline Office. This division of the MMDA is responsible for overseeing traffic conditions as well as the enforcement of traffic rules and regulations all over Metro Manila. It has installed CCTV cameras over the main roads of Metro Manila to view live video feeds of traffic conditions in order to provide up-to-the-minute traffic advisories to motorists, using social media platforms, such as Twitter and Facebook, as well as through television.
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Posted by on July 4, 2012 in Technology, WD (Western Digital)


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