Roll-out plan for telematics part 1(3)

Starting up The roll-out process stretches over time and consists of several steps. Even if IT solutions within the ITxPT (IT for Public Transport) standard are plug-and-play, there are decisions to be made, including definition of the system, test installation, FAT and SAT tests, end-user testing, educations, installations and configurations, acquiring data, educating personnel, and […]

Open cloud solution vs silo-solution. Part 2 (3)

Technical solution The technical solution is built on an internal network onboard the vehicle, connecting all systems through standard network cables, to a vehicle gateway. The gateway and the ITxPT compliant software of the vehicle connection platform, solve communication issues, share information between the systems and connect the vehicle network to the cloud. The cloud […]

Open cloud solution vs silo solution part 1 (3)

Overview Both public transport operators- and authorities often suffer from low flexibility and vendor lock-in effects due to powerful monolith suppliers who shut out competition, making investment- and maintenance costs skyrocket. When purchasing one single system, it might be OK, and even seem rational with a silo solution, to get a fast and easy off-the-shelf […]