Discover how Transport for London and EBSF_2 are working on IT systems interoperability: watch the video

Simon Reed, Head of Technology and Data, Surface Transport at TfL, explains the importance of the interoperability of IT systems and its benefits for public transport authorities and operators. The aim of the EBSF_2 test happening in London is the implementation of on-board bus equipment from multiple suppliers and, for the first time, demonstrating interoperability between on-bus Automated Vehicle Location Systems and multiple back offices from different suppliers using open-standard protocols. TfL is also a strategic member of the Information Technology for Public Transport (ITxPT) association, whose aim is the implementation of a working standard for plug-and-play IT-systems applied to public transport. Watch the video here.

 

Published: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017