Transit Center Vehicle Tracking

Description

Monitoring transit vehicle locations via interactions with on-board systems. Furnish users with real-time transit schedule information and maintain interface with digital map providers.

Included In

DART Transit Management Center
Fort Worth Transportation Authority Transit Management Center
Public / Private Transit Management Center
Passenger Airport Transit Management Center
Denton County Transit Management Center

Functional Requirements

ID Requirement
1 The center shall monitor the locations of all transit vehicles within its network.
2 The center shall determine adherence of transit vehicles to their assigned schedule.
3 The center shall support an interface with a map update provider, or other appropriate data sources, through which updates of digitized map data can be obtained and used as a background for transit tracking and dispatch.
4 The center shall provide transit operational data to traveler information service providers.
5 The center shall provide collected transit probe data to traffic management centers and traveler information service providers for use in measuring current traffic conditions.