IoT (Internet of Things) - Articles and news items

Are smart cities S.M.A.R.T?

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  9 June 2017  •  Mark Cartwright, Managing Director of RTIG

Mark Cartwright, Managing Director of RTIG, discusses the open-ended goals of smart cities and whether they’re truly S.M.A.R.T.

Are smart cities safe?

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  6 June 2017  •  Graham Ellis

Eurotransport’s regular blogger, Graham Ellis, questions whether smart cities will actually ever happen, and if they do, will they be safe?

One card many features – A look into how Monorail integrated fares with CES 2017 registration badges

Webinars, Z homepage promo  •  16 May 2017  •  NXP Semiconductors

How Monorail tickets were integrated in CES event tickets, meaning one single card can be used for multiple services and why all parties profit from a multi-application solution…

How Cambridge is putting the ‘smart’ in smart cities

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  22 March 2017  •  Rachael Harper

With Cambridge today launching the first phase of its cutting-edge Intelligent City Platform (iCP) we delve deeper into what makes a city ‘smart’ in regards to transportation and what the city of Cambridge is implementing to make sure it’s at the forefront of said technologies.

Connected commuter: the next generation of passenger satisfaction

Webinars, Z homepage promo  •  22 June 2016  •  LILEE Systems

In this webinar, we discuss the transformation of operations and passenger services through the application of innovative technology for real-time broadband communications…

IoT solutions enable the power of data-driven transportation

Webinars, Z homepage promo  •  15 June 2016  •  Kontron

Making informed IoT enabled transportation decisions regarding the implementation, evolution, and integration of rail solutions, so municipalities can take advantage of the power of data-driven transportation. In this webinar, experts at Kontron will address these tough issues to ensure your solution is application-ready saving yourself time and money…

Whitepaper: Advancing transit system security

Whitepapers, Z homepage promo  •  5 May 2016  •  Kontron

Making Mass Transit More Secure: Implementing Kontron IOT-enabled COTS platforms for smarter, real-time video surveillance…

£10m award funds Manchester’s ‘smart city’ talking bus stops

Industry news  •  5 January 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The CityVerve Project has won a £10m Government-led technology competition which includes plans to introduce talking bus stops in Manchester. The project, aimed at improving services for Manchester residents using Internet of Things (IoT) technology, has been chosen as winner of the £10 million Government funded competition. The CityVerve Project includes plans to introduce talkative […]

Whitepaper: Improving transportation safety, efficiency, and the customer experience with the Internet of Things (IoT)

Whitepapers  •  15 October 2015  •  Kontron

Digital information has become the life blood of the transportation industry with networks of computer chips and sensors integral to nearly every aspect…

Research project to improve access to multimodal transport information

Industry news  •  20 August 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

A two year research project to improve access to multimodal transport information has been awarded by Innovate UK to Arup and ten consortium partners.