County transit planners tap software for GIS non-experts

by • 8 months ago

Officials in two counties said new on-demand planning software from Via is making it easier for GIS beginners to work alongside data experts.

Utah pilots real-time roadway-conditions tool

by • 1 year ago

New software being tested by Utah's Department of Transportation will help it build toward a goal of knowing "what’s going on everywhere at all times.”

Philadelphia-area transit agency to pilot late-night on-demand trips

by • 1 year ago

A new partnership between Via and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will provide on-demand transit services to an underserved area.

New Jersey Transit is building a market intelligence database

by • 2 years ago

NJ Transit is creating a review database of transportation-sector IT vendors that it plans to share with transit agencies nationwide.

Philadelphia pursues AI-powered pavement technologies

by • 2 years ago

The city is looking for AI-powered ideas to help it improve the data it collects on roadway quality and decrease times spent on repair projects.

North Dakota's CIO wants to automate 20 percent of state government

by • 3 years ago

North Dakota CIO Shawn Riley says that by boosting efficiency through the use of technology, the state is "improving lives and inspiring success."

Connecticut plans 5G connections on commuter line to NYC

by • 3 years ago

Gov. Ned Lamont announced the purchase of new rail cars with antennas capable of amplifying 4G and 5G wireless signals passengers use during their commutes.

‘Way too many people’ are driving alone in Los Angeles, metro CIO says

by • 3 years ago

LA Metro's Joshua Schank says his office's top priority is to encourage other modes of transit besides driving solo. 

Transit Tech Lab pilots solutions for NYC's transit woes

by • 3 years ago

For transit systems with shaky performance and unclear futures, the city is turning to small tech companies for a leg up.