Tag Archives: traffic management

Texas DOT Taps Serco’s North American Arm for Traffic Mgmt Services; Dave Dacquino Comments

Serco Inc., the British contractor’s North American subsidiary, has received a potential $7 million contract to support traffic management operations at the Austin-based Combined Transportation Emergency & Communications Center. The company will manage CTECC for the Texas Department of Transportation, Austin District, under the contract that has one base year along …

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AT&T Joins NASA-Industry UAS Traffic Mgmt Initiative; Mike Leff Comments

AT&T supports a NASA-led project to research and develop a traffic management system for the agency to manage the safety and security of unmanned aircraft system operations in U.S. airspace. The company said Thursday it aims to contribute networking, internet of things, cloud, identity management and cybersecurity expertise to NASA’s UAS traffic management initiative. “Drones are …

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Battelle Supports Ohio Bid for USDOT Grant on Connected & Autonomous Vehicle Research

The Transportation Department has awarded a $6 million grant to a Battelle-backed team for a dedicated short-range communications system in central Ohio to support testing and research on connected and autonomous vehicles. Battelle said Thursday it has helped build the winning bid from the Dublin, Marysville and Union counties in Ohio to secure the grant to expand fiber …

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Cubic to Unveil Microsoft Cloud-Based Transportation Mgmt Tool at ITS European Congress; Toni Townes-Whitley Comments

A Cubic Corp. business unit will unveil a cloud-based platform designed to manage traffic and transportation systems at the four-day ITS European Congress that will run through Thursday in Glasgow, Scotland. Cubic Transportation Systems’ NextTraffic is based on Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform and works to facilitate data collection and sharing …

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Todd Wager: Parsons Prime in Canada Transportation Mgmt System Upgrade

Parsons has won a 10-year contract to upgrade the traffic signal control system of the city of Mississauga in Ontario, Canada, with the Advanced Transportation Management System platform and provide associated services, software and hardware. The company said Monday it will leverage the transportation capabilities of its Delcan subsidiary as it designs, develops, installs and tests ATMS …

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Research and Markets Predicts 13.5% CAGR for Automatic Number Plate Recognition Tech Industry

Research and Markets has forecast the automatic number plate recognition systems market’s value would grow 13.5 percent annually through 2020 due to an increasing adoption of the technology for surveillance activities. The research firm said Monday ANPR technology is designed to recognize vehicle registration plates, convert license plate characters into digital records …

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ReportsnReports Pegs Traffic Mgmt Market Growth at 36% Through 2019

ReportsnReports has released a new report that predicts the global traffic management market will reach $16.89 billion in value by 2019 from the $3.56 billion recorded in 2014, an increase of 36.5 percent. The report also contains analysis of market opportunity and technology adoption across cloud services, traffic management services and intelligent transport …

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Sao Paulo Adopts IBM Tools to Consolidate Traffic Data; Eric-Mark Huitema Comments

IBM has won a contract to consolidate traffic data in Sao Paulo using analytics to provide ARTESP, the Brazilian city’s public transportation regulatory agency, with real-time insights on its highways. The project will use IBM Intelligent Transportation software to form an information control center that will gather data from the local highway …

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Cubic Seeks to Boost Smart Cities Portfolio with SenSen Video Analytics; Matt Cole Comments

Cubic Transportation Systems moved to build its smart cities product portfolio with a licensing deal with Australia’s SenSen Networks, maker of video business analytics solutions. Cubic said Monday the alliance allows it to line up SenSen’s array of intelligent transport systems as part of offerings under the San Diego firm’s NextCity Vision initiative. These …

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Citrix, Zettics Form Mobile Analytics Partnership; Chris Koopmans Comments

Citrix and big data analytics provider Zettics have partnered to develop traffic management and analytics services offerings for mobile network customers. Zettics’ analytics technology will be integrated into Citrix’s ByteMobile portfolio for operators to analyze data consumption on their networks and to respond to events based on that analysis, Citrix …

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