4G LTE set to revolutionise transit comms
The latest communications technology offers another major step forward in the way transport operations are managed and customers are offered in-vehicle connectivity
In November a small conference took place in San Francisco at which communications experts from many transit agencies, vendors and systems integrators gathered to discuss the latest developments in wireless technologies and the impact they would have on passenger transportation. Staged by London-based Global Transport Forum the event included site visits to local rail and bus operators Amtrak, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, Caltrain and Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). A hot topic...