Lodha Group and IBM have joined hands with each other to convert Palava into a smart city. The announcement came from IBM in June, 2014. IBM will be supplying smart technology for Palava city.
Sasaki is the master planner of Palava city. Sasaki has completed the master planning in 2010. Sasaki has planned it in such a way that, Palava will become one to the top 50 places to live in by 2025.
Wikipedia has properly explained the features of Palava City. Features like Smart city, PCMA, Education, Infrastructure, Healthcare, Transportation, Sustainability, etc. are properly explained in Wikipedia.
IFSEC Global India
IFSEC Global explains that 100 Smart Cities are planned in India and how Palava is the first smart city.
Bollywood Times has taken an interview with Amitabh Bachchan who is the first citizen of Palava City.