/ Category / intelligent transportation

‘KATS’ Project Enables Quantum Increase in Large Truck Inspections

December 12, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transportation

FRANKFORT, Ky., Dec. 8, 2014—Kentucky’s innovative use of technology for screening large commercial trucks that pass through the Commonwealth has been named 2014 Project of the Year by the Intelligent Transportation Society of the Midwest. The program…

Mississippi DOT Takes Home Intelligent Transportation Systems Award

October 20, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Sensors, Transportation

JACKSON, Miss., Oct. 20, 2014— The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has won the Best New Innovative Practice – Partnership Deployment…

MDOT Recognized for ITS Technology Leadership

September 16, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads, Sensors, Transportation

Two high-tech projects championed by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) have been recognized by the Intelligent Transportation Society…

Arkansas Allots $2.7 Million to Intelligent Transportation System Equipment

August 4, 2014 - in Roads, Sensors, Transportation

For the first time, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has a line item in its budget -- totaling $2.7 million -- dedicated to dynamic message signs, traffic cameras and other intelligent transportation system equipment to monitor and improve…

Intelligent Transportation Vital for Smart Cities

March 17, 2014 - in Projects, Transportation

With more than two-thirds of the global population expected to live in urban contexts by 2050, the deployment of smart cities technologies and intelligent transportation services in particular, will become key policy areas for local governments. By 2025, penetration…

Continental and HERE Team Up to Map Out the Future of Vehicle Connectivity

January 14, 2014 - in Corporate, Transportation

Today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, Continental, the international automotive supplier, and HERE, a leader in mapping and location services, announced that their teams will intensify their collaboration in bringing the…

Global Intelligent Transportation Systems Market 2012-2016

August 15, 2013 - in Transportation

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Intelligent Transportation System market to grow at a CAGR of 11.40 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the rapid growth of the Global Smart Cities market.…

SAP Signs Deal with China to Tackle Traffic Jams

May 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

German software maker SAP AG said Wednesday it signed a memorandum of understanding with the Chinese government to fight traffic congestion in the country's fast-growing cities. As part of the project, now in a pilot phase and expected to come into full swing…

Roadway Sensors Provide Real-Time and Historic Data

August 9, 2012 - in Featured, Interview, Transportation

Robert Bray is a senior software architect at Autodesk, Inc., a computer aided design firm that readers may have heard about. He recently sat down with Informed Infrastructure to discuss his view of sensored roadways, and the uses of the information they develop.…