Get on-board for smart city ticketing today
True mobile ticketing is at the heart of future public transportation, says Antony Savvas. A key aim of the smart city agenda lies in the use of data and technology to create efficiencies, improve sustainability and improve the quality of life for those living and working in such cities. (more…)
January 5th, 2018
Long road of ‘on-demand’ leads to IoT transport opportunities
Companies large and small to benefit from transportation-as-a-service, says Antony Savvas
Almost 20 years ago the application service provider (ASP) model never really caught on, mainly because there were not the broadband networks around to support the provision of on-demand applications. Basically, ASPs either went to the wall or quietly morphed into other types of companies over time, such as Salesforce.com. (more…)
December 21st, 2017
Strategic whitepaper: The vision of the connected car
Today’s cars continuously collect data from up to 100 sensors. By 2020, 80% of cars built around the world will be able to connect to the internet.
August 4th, 2017
5G and the connected car
The world is bracing itself for 5G – the next generation wireless network. Ultra-low latency and massively increased data speeds mean that information transfer will be faster than ever before…
But what does this mean for the automotive industry?
June 20th, 2017
How to guide: IoT and Telematics
HOW TO ACHIEVE OPTIMISED IoT DEPLOYMENTS FOR TRANSPORT & TELEMATICS
Transportation and telematics have been among the longest-established areas of the machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) markets. That maturity is attributable to the clear business case and strong return on investment offered to companies that invest in transportation and telematics systems. The business case is enhanced because investment in an IoT platform opens up the potential to address several applications with one system. (more…)
May 25th, 2017
How to achieve efficient IoT transportation operations
Smart transportation is one of the areas in which Internet of Things (IoT) deployments can achieve measurable impacts on consumers’ lives and enable cost savings and operational efficiencies to be achieved by fleet operators. These benefits, of course, feed down across all forms of commerce as transport is made more efficient, and environmental impacts are reduced, thanks to optimised journeys and minimised fuel consumption.
May 25th, 2017