Rail for a safer and more reliable future through the internet of trains

The Internet of Things (IoT) has evolved from being a ground-breaking concept in TED talks to a reality that is redefining the way we live, work, and connect with organizations. It has profound implications across industries including the railway segment. Sensors, devices, systems, and applications are integrated on smart networks and work in a connected and cohesive railway ecosystem. The rail industry has its specifics of being complex, ever-evolving, legacy heavy – which requires an adaptation of the IoT as known in the consumer world towards a tailored ‘Internet of Trains’. Being part of this journey is the way forward for railway companies to stay competitive by achieving optimized operational efficiency, improving safety and passenger experience.

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  • Pagination: 6p. ; PDF
  • Monograph Title: AusRAIL 2018, Rail for a better future, 27-28 November 2018, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

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  • Accession Number: 01708030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 18 2019 4:58PM