Indonesia is a large archipelago located at the south-east of mainland Asia, between the Pacific Ocean and the Indian Ocean. The country’s territory encompasses over 17.500 large and small island with total land area about 1.91 million square kilometers. It is home for over 260 million people and is the fourth largest populous nation in the world. Based on Statista, revenue in the Smart Home market amounts to USD 39.7 in 2016. Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2016-2020) of 43.32% resulting in a market volume of USD 167.7 in 2020.
In 2015, Indonesia have already started in implementing smart cities development by launching Indeks Kota Cerdas Indonesia (Indonesia Smart City Index)
Jakarta Administration has launched a smart city concept to address existing urban problems. The six smart city visions in Jakarta are smart living, including waste management, power supplies, water supplies, flood protection, community safety and smart mobility.