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How advanced digital technologies are making London roads work better
Wed, 21st Feb 2024
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digital transformation
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chatbots
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contact centre
Transport for London implements advanced digital technologies to manage congestion and improve efficiency on London's roads.
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Victoria's transport to be digitally transformed by HCLTech's innovative solution
Wed, 20th Dec 2023
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digital transformation
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public transport
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students
HCLTech partners with Victoria's Department of Transport and Planning to launch a digital platform improving the passenger experience.
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Alipay+ launches initiative to promote sustainable cross-border travel
Mon, 18th Dec 2023
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tourism
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public transport
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alipay
Ant International's Alipay+ rolls out campaign geared towards supporting sustainable practices in cross-border travel.
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Dyson's powerful noise-cancelling headphones coming to NZ
Mon, 23rd Oct 2023
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digital music
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nz
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headphones
Dyson's high-fidelity noise-cancelling headphones have arrived in New Zealand, offering a pure listening experience lasting up to 50 hours.
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Certis Australia partners with G:link to improve experiences
Thu, 19th Oct 2023
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partner programmes
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public transport
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transport
Integrated security provider, Certis Australia, has announced a new strategic partnership with the Gold Coast Light Rail, also known as G:link.
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Littlepay revolutionizes bus payment system in Regional NSW
Thu, 12th Oct 2023
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martech
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commerce systems
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payment gateways
Littlepay links with Transport for NSW to replace paper tickets with contactless payments on Dubbo, Bathurst buses.
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Alibaba Cloud promotes sustainability and inclusion at the Asian Games with new web app
Wed, 4th Oct 2023
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cloud services
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alibaba cloud
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digital technology
Alibaba Cloud introduces a web app promoting sustainability and inclusivity at the Asian Games and Asian Para Games.
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Account-based Ticketing (ABT) – the continued deep dive
Mon, 15th May 2023
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paas
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cloud services
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iaas
New forms of travel media like biometrics and ultra-wideband will be easier to adopt without drastically altering the back office.
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Digital systems running India's DFC cannot afford to fail
Wed, 26th Apr 2023
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it infrastructure
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advanced persistent threat protection
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modernisation
A key challenge for the DFC was the need to integrate modern technology and systems to ensure seamless and efficient operations.
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Simon McLevie Elected to ITS Australia Board of Directors
Fri, 17th Feb 2023
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mobility
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board of directors
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nz
Simon McLevie, VP of Business Development at Cubic Transportation Systems, has been elected to the board of directors of ITS Australia.
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Honeywell and Link Alliance join forces to improve Auckland's public transport
Thu, 16th Feb 2023
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uc
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honeywell
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smart building
Honeywell is working with Link Alliance to install integrated control system and communications system for Auckland's City Rail Link Project.
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Mooven appoints Nick Walsh as account executive based out of New South Wales
Fri, 15th Jul 2022
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big data
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bi
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data analytics
Nick Walsh appointed as account executive for Mooven, aiming to accelerate customer growth in Australia's eastern states.
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Masabi and Fujitsu Australia extend partnership for ANZ
Fri, 11th Feb 2022
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martech
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commerce systems
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partner programmes
Masabi has formed a strategic relationship with Fujitsu Australia to deliver the next phase in ticketing and payment innovation to cities across ANZ.
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World's first all-weather autonomous bus to start work in April
Tue, 12th Mar 2019
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cartech
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autonomous vehicle
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public transport
A partnership in Finland has launched a new autonomous bus that can operate in any weather conditions - including the country's harsh winters.
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How taxis are advancing the IoT industry
Tue, 30th Oct 2018
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smart cities
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public transport
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transport
The transportation industry shows how a technology like IoT can be applied, built on, and provide new opportunities with the data it collects.
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NZTA hosting hackathon for ideas to make roads safer
Tue, 13th Mar 2018
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hackathon
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road safety
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public transport
Developers, tech experts and people with engineering or transport backgrounds will come together with to improve the public transport system.
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Aussie company Vix wins US$30m Dallas deal
Wed, 7th Oct 2015
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martech
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commerce systems
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payment gateways
Australia's Vix Technology has inked a US$30 million deal to provide a state-of-the-art fare system to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit.
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Souter Investments invests $12 million in double deck buses for Auckland
Wed, 18th Feb 2015
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auckland transport
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souter investments
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nz
Souter Investments, the global public transport company owned by Scottish transport entrepreneur Brian Souter, is investing $12 million in 15 new d.
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Uber has impact on transit price index
Mon, 3rd Nov 2014
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uber
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auckland
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public transport
As Auckland comes in at #28 in the World Ubran Transit Price Index, it seems Uber is having a real influence on transport costs across the world.
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Snapper moves into Auckland market
Wed, 2nd Dec 2009
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nz
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wellington
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rugby world cup
New Zealand’s leading contactless ticketing and payment system, Snapper, is set to be widely available in Auckland in 2010, with an eye on the Rugby World Cup.