Latest Transport articles

Easy does IT: an interview with EasyJet's Trevor Didcock

EasyJet CIO Trevor Didcock tells Sooraj Shah how smartphone apps, the cloud, analytics and iPads are all helping to keep the airline flying high
17 Sep 2012

Eurotunnel keeps an eye on Twitter and Facebook in BI shake up

An eye in close-up superimposted by a screen of random numbers
Channel Tunnel operator implements BI platform - for the first time
10 Jul 2012

TfL invites bids for incident response system

A passenger uses Wi-Fi on the London Underground powered by Virgin Media
Capita contract to expire in 2013
25 Jun 2012

Four-fifths of airports will use fast travel solutions by 2020, says IATA CEO

Self check-in, self-baggage check and paperless boarding to dominate airline industry within a decade
21 Jun 2012

Direction of travel: an interview with TfL CIO Steve Townsend

TfL CIO Steve Townsend is bringing actionable information closer to the business side of the organisation and directly into the hands of the travelling public
20 Jun 2012

Everything Everywhere partners with Stagecoach to trial NFC technology

Mobile contactless transport ticketing could go nationwide by 2013
28 May 2012

Contactless payment on Tube delayed until late 2013

No 'Wave and Pay' on the Tube until the end of 2013, as TfL misses its contactless payment pledge by a year
25 May 2012

Heathrow CIO: New IT strategy to improve passenger experience

Airport investing in real-time data, new Terminal 2 centre, and virtual baggage systems
08 May 2012

How TfL will use passenger data during the Olympics

The network will equip staff with up-to-date information on passenger flow and network issues to keep traffic moving during the games
02 Apr 2012

London Overground to offer free Wi-Fi to passengers

BSkyB to provide 60 minutes of access on all 56 Overground stations
26 Mar 2012

Mobile technology at Transport for London

Mobile technology is helping TfL improve its services in time for the Olympics
15 Mar 2012

Virgin Media awarded contract to provide Wi-Fi on the Underground

Free service to launch in time for the Olympic Games
15 Mar 2012

TfL CIO: Wi-Fi is coming this year on Underground

Internet access will benefit both TfL staff and commuters
07 Feb 2012

Analysis: Get set for a summer of disruption

IT departments must start planning now to ensure their operations run smoothly during the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations and London 2012
24 Jan 2012

Network Rail plans upgrade to engineer tracking system

Firm is looking for a hosted solution that is easier and cheaper to operate than its current system
29 Nov 2011

Critics have 'grave concerns' over centralised coastguard plans

Unions warn that government's poor track record on IT projects could undermine its plans to modernise the coastguard service
23 Nov 2011

London Underground software failure raises concerns about driverless trains

Jubilee line suffered an outage for almost an hour
10 Nov 2011

London Underground seeks advice on its future communications infrastructure

It is worried that its network will be outdated if it doesn’t keep up with trends
28 Oct 2011

BA extends BPO deal

Long-term BPO deal extended to focus on creating centres of operational excellence
26 Oct 2011

National Rail Enquiries looks to refresh voice service

The booking and information company is considering cloud options
11 Oct 2011

East Coast Mainline to give passengers real-time train information via Wi-Fi

The company combines feeds from the National Rail database and its own to provide customers with train information
26 Sep 2011

Air France-KLM deploys Progress Actional to boost application visibility

Airline's Gershon Janssen outlines the challenges the company faced during implementation
23 Sep 2011

New network to save Transport for Greater Manchester £300k per year

Fully managed ADSL network will help improve congestion and safety across the Greater Manchester area
22 Sep 2011

McAfee: Modern cars can be hacked and disabled remotely

Security firm states that modern cars can be disabled and tracked remotely, using standard consumer computer equipment
08 Sep 2011