THE GRAND DRAW : FOR THE USE OF FLOATING CAR DATA (FCD) TO BE EFFECTIVE IT REQUIRES A LARGE NUMBER OF DATA SOURCES

In this article, the author focuses on the value of probe vehicles in providing traffic information. Referred to as floating car data (FCD), these units are useful only if the volume of buyers and users increases. The author proposes the concept of a National Traffic Lottery, designed as an inducement for drivers to use FCD units.

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    • Publication Date: October/November1999
  • Corporate Authors:

    Cap Gemini

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    PB Farradyne

    444 South Flower Street, Suite 3700
    Los Angeles, CA  United States  90071

    iMPath Networks

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    Georgia Department of Transportation

    One Georgia Center
    600 West Peachtree Street, NW
    Atlanta, GA  United States  30308

    Pantech

    ,    

    System Innovations, Incorporated

    1551 Forbes Street
    Fredericksburg, VA  United States  22405
  • Authors:
    • Hoogenboom, Mark C
  • Publication Date: 1999

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00799436
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 6 2000 12:00AM