Latest Transport articles

Stagecoach to upgrade ticketing systems

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Fujitsu to oversee refresh of South West and East Midlands Trains point-of-sale systems
04 Apr 2011

TfL postpones IT refresh in £375m cost-saving mission

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IT job losses will also play a part in keeping costs down
04 Apr 2011

Plans for 2012 Underground mobile access hit buffers

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Dream on, say network providers
01 Apr 2011

BMW to invest in start-up mobile app firms

BMW sets aside $100m for location-based smartphone app development
01 Apr 2011

TfL plans tube station Wi-Fi for 2012 Olympics

Telecoms companies have been invited to tender for the contract
28 Mar 2011

Crossrail seeks provider for £14m contract

System will be key to building the new high-speed line linking east and west London
24 Mar 2011

BAA signs £100m outsourcing deal with Capgemini

Five-year deal will look to improve services and enhance real-time information
21 Mar 2011

Government urged to take up EU passenger information system

Lords Committee says UK should sign up for the system despite privacy concerns
16 Mar 2011

Birmingham Airport never wants to buy another server following virtualisation project

Five per cent physical server CPU utilisation made airport ripe for virtualisation success
10 Mar 2011

Mobile ticketing set to soar by 2015

There will be over 750 million mobile ticket users by 2015, says Juniper
10 Mar 2011

Asset management leads to cost cuts

Integrated software puts Lincolnshire County Council on the road to savings
08 Mar 2011

Forecasting tool puts rail operator on track for £4.3m revenue boost

JDA software enables East Coast Main Line to adjust prices more effectively
07 Mar 2011

BT signs global connectivity deal with international travel company

The IP-based network will connect 51 Kuoni Group locations around the world
25 Feb 2011

TfL to enable contactless payments for 2012 Olympics

Contactless bank cards will be used to debit accounts directly
24 Feb 2011

Come fly with geeks


22 Feb 2011

London Underground offered free mobile network ahead of Olympics

Chinese company Huawei offers installation as a gift from one host nation to another
21 Feb 2011

Capgemini wins £11m Tube Lines applications support deal

TfL hands application development and desktop support to outsourcer
10 Feb 2011

Can you afford to take an inflexible approach to working?

There is much that IT managers can do to mitigate the impact of spiralling travel costs
09 Feb 2011

Elevated status updates


09 Feb 2011

O2 to launch mobile wallet this year

Operator will start rolling out contactless mobile payment solutions in the second half of the year
04 Feb 2011

The Travel Corporation gains business insight through master data management

Expanding travel firm consolidates disparate data to gain a single view of its customers
04 Feb 2011

Open-source business intelligence solution lands at Brussels airport

Airport says it has saved about £300,000 by deploying a business intelligence system from Pentaho
01 Feb 2011

Curb your enthusiasm


25 Jan 2011

Heathrow Express launches iPhone ticket app

The company says it is the first of its kind
19 Jan 2011