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Term Definition
Platform A computing platform is the environment within which a piece of software is executed.
Platform as a service Platform as a service (PaaS) is a category of cloud computing services that provides a platform allowing customers to develop, run, and manage applications.
Predictive analytics Predictive analytics includes a range of statistical techniques from predictive modeling, machine learning, and data mining that analyze existing data to make predictions about future events.
Privacy Privacy in a smart cities context is the ability of an individual or group to control the types, amounts, and recipients of data about themselves.