THE PERSPECTIVES OF MANAGEMENT INFORMATION TECHNIQUES (INFORMATIQUE) AND OF COMPUTERS IN PUBLIC TRANSPORT OPERATION

THIS REPORT IS THE RESULT OF A QUESTIONNAIRE SENT TO MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF PUBLIC TRANSPORT. MEMBERS WERE INVITED TO INDICATE THE POSITION OF THEIR UNDERTAKINGS CONCERNING DATA PROCESSING APPLICATIONS AND MEANS USED IN 1967 AND 1972, TO DESCRIBE THE PROJECTS THAT ARE TO BE CARRIED OUT BY 1977, AND FINALLY TO INDICATE THE OBJECTIVES AIMED AT, FOR EACH ONE OF THE DEVELOPMENT STAGES OF THE DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS INSIDE THE UNDERTAKINGS. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WERE ANALYZED: PRESENT STATE OF MANAGEMENT DATA PROCESSING AND PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE; INTRODUCTION OF DATA PROCESSING IN THE AUTOMATION OF THE OPERATION OF THE RAILWAY SYSTEMS (BOTH METROPOLITAN AND SUBURBAN); INTRODUCTION OF DATA PROCESSING IN THE AUTOMATION OF BUS SERVICE. THE RESULTS ARE PRESENTED IN TABULAR GRAPHICAL FORM AND SHOW THAT PUBLIC TRANSPORT SYSTEMS ARE ENTERING A PERIOD OF INTENSIVE USE OF DATA PROCESSING METHODS.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Association of Public Transport (UITP)

    40th International Congress, Hague
    ,   Belgium 
  • Authors:
    • Faure, R
  • Publication Date: 1973

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  • Accession Number: 00239650
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1973 12:00AM