Challenges Faced and Tactics Used to Integrate Real-Time State Police CAD Data with the VDOT Richmond District Smart Traffic Center: Lessons Learned Document

This document contains the lessons learned for the system integration of the Virginia State Police (VSP) Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Richmond District Traffic Management System, OpenTMS. This project is commonly referred to as the VSP-CAD Implementation effort. This effort had two general thrusts: First, integrate the data arriving from the VSP into the OpenTMS Traffic Control System; and second, update and customize OpenTMS' Incident Management subsystem to more effectively utilize this integrated data. This document is organized in the following sections: (1) Overview - This section provides project background, acronyms, and references; (2) Project Management Lessons Learned - Describes lessons learned associated with the management, resources, and organizations; (3) Technical Lessons Learned - Describes lessons learned associated with technical aspects of the effort; (4) Post Deployment Lessons Learned - Describes activities that have occurred after the initial deployment; and (5) Cost Overview - Briefly reviews the project costs.


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  • Media Type: Web
  • Edition: Final Report
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 20p

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  • Accession Number: 01000284
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Created Date: May 12 2005 12:07PM