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22 Feb 2011

London Underground offered free mobile network ahead of Olympics

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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

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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

Atos Origin acquires rail ticketing software

The services company hopes Tribute deal will cement its leading position as provider of travel IT
17 Jan 2011

Boeing develops RFID solution to cut time spent on aircraft maintenance

Aircraft manufacturer teams up with Fujitsu for oxygen generator maintenance solution
12 Jan 2011

New travel comparison site offers technology to third parties

Directflights.com is offering the opportunity for third parties to white label its unique flight grid
05 Jan 2011

Somerset County Council implements advanced highways management system

New system enables cost reductions and faster repairs, which eases traffic congestion
01 Dec 2010

Britain beating Europe in adoption of Wi-Fi on railway networks

National Express East Anglia joins a growing line of operators offering onboard wireless
30 Nov 2010

British Transport Police awards five-year contract to ABM

The deal will extend the British Transport Police’s (BTP) confidential informant management capabilities
16 Nov 2010

FirstGroup signs new £10m services deal with Atos Origin

Transport firm announces second IT services deal this week
06 Oct 2010

FirstGroup signs £14m contract with Computacenter

Five-year contract will see provision of central service desk and desk-side support
05 Oct 2010

EC announces €780m strategic ICT research fund

But grant winners must invest "substantially" themselves, says Digital Agenda VP Neelie Kroes
29 Sep 2010

Transport Scotland tenders for ICT solution

Transport body offering contract for IT system to help maintain Scottish road and bridge network
28 Sep 2010

KLM moves into the cloud

Over 11,000 crew members to migrate to Google Mail
25 Feb 2010

Network Rail to upgrade train monitoring system

Transport firm publishes contract notice for prospective vendors
23 Feb 2010

Manchester presses ahead with smartcard rollout

Transport authority serves notice for IT services underpinning ticketing rollout
23 Feb 2010

EasyJet systems crash over the weekend

IT glitch leaves thousands of passengers stranded in airports across Europe
15 Feb 2010