Digital transformation threats and opportunities in travel and transportation


In travel and transportation most companies today don’t look at customer journeys as a collaborative exercise. Analytics Digital Transformation Platform Travel, Transportation & Hospitality connected transportation connected transportation platform connected traveler

Optimizing transportation runs and customer experience


For many companies in the travel, transportation and hospitality industry, success is all about achieving the optimal result. For example, optimize load balances to get passengers and cargo to their destination using less fuel and in the fastest time possible.

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Electric Geek Transportation Systems

Coding Horror

Since then we bought a VW station wagon in 2011 and a Honda minivan in 2012 for family transportation duties.

Key Technological Drivers of Change in Transportation


As the transportation industry becomes increasingly digitalized, we decided to share the most important technological drivers of change in three core branches of transportation: trucking, air freight, and maritime shipments

CodeSOD: Transport Layer Stupidity

The Daily WTF

Keith H ’s boss came by his cube. Hey, you know how our insurance quote site has TLS enabled by default?”. Yes,” Keith said. The insurance quote site was a notoriously kludgy.NET 4.5.1 web app, with no sort of automated deployment and two parallel development streams: one tracked in Git, and one done by editing files and compiling right on the production server. Yes, well, we need to turn that off. Compliance reasons’.”. This created a number of problems for Keith.

Logistics Management Systems: How Warehouse, Transportation, and Distribution Software Work


Digitalization will allow warehousing and transportation operations to elevate customer experience, deliver more value to partners, and consequently – create an effective ecosystem of supply chain providers: manufacturers, carriers, freight forwarders, and more. Transport management.

How IoT can Improve Transportation and Logistics Industry

Daffodil Software

Transportation & logistics is one of them. Smart homes, wearables, driverless cars, drones, smart shelves, air casting - IoT use cases are smart and futuristic.

Can your TMS Application Weather the Competition?


The transportation and logistics industry is growing dependent on diverse transportation management systems (TMS). In a competitive transportation and logistics environment, TMS solutions help organizations to meet service commitments at the lowest cost.

Airbus confirms software errors/configuration brought down A400M transport plane


The Register is reporting that badly configured software, installed incorrectly, is responsible for the crash of an Airbus A400M transport plane. The post Airbus confirms software errors/configuration brought down A400M transport plane appeared first on

Public Transportation Apps’ APIs and Platforms: Maps, Scheduling, Trip Planning, and Mobile Ticketing


Where’s the nearest public transport stop to a property? To create an outstanding user experience for locals and tourists, we’ve described the best practices of UX in transportation apps. Transportation providers’ apps.

Best Mobile User Experience Design Practices for Public Transportation Apps


To get to the top of the popularity list, you have to make your public transportation app competitive – meaning more feature-packed and simply relevant to the end-user. There are several ways to design a transportation app’s home page. Transportation modes in Transit App.

How to Connect to Transport Providers: Key Carriers, EDI, APIs, e-AWB


Major players followed the trend of transportation industry digitalization , investing in cargo booking platforms that connect with the maximum number of carriers possible. Key connectivity options in transportation: APIs, EDI, e-AWB.

IoT Revolution: 5 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Transportation


Read Taylor Donovan Barnett explain how the Internet of Things will change transportation on Interesting Engineering : Data influences every aspect of your life. If not completely already, the technological landscape will be completely data-centric in the near future. The device you are reading this article on probably collects your data to optimize your user experience. Or, […]. CTO News

Blockchain, IoT, and the Future of Transportation: Understanding the Motoro Coin


Open-source, IoT, and Ethereum smart contracts work together with a new utility coin to make transportation more accessible and reduce vehicle waste. In this article, Toptal Freelance Ethereum Developer Micha? Mikolajczyk explains the motivations and methodology behind his startup's latest initiative

How the Rapid Growth of Ecommerce Is Driving Changes in Logistics and Transportation Management

Strategy Driven

But, the desire for instant gratification is also forcing logistics and transportation businesses to provide delivery options that are faster, more cost-effective, and convenient as well as offer increased flexibility to the customer. Transportation Needs Are More Complex.

How to Protect Your Transportation Business

Strategy Driven

Running a transportation business presents unique challenges that are not faced by other industries. By its very nature, a transportation business rarely has all of its inventory in one place. For transportation companies, finding the right staff is especially important.

Blockchain in Supply Chain and Transportation: Benefits, Use Cases, Limitations, and Opportunities


Bridging them involves different means of transportation, tons of paperwork, and multiple parties involved. What specific transportation and logistics issues such an approach can resolve in the first place?

2020 Tech Trend: Self-sovereign identity makes data shared in an ecosystem more valuable


This trend is playing out in many industries including transportation, logistics, […]. Automotive Digital Transformation Energy Healthcare Insurance IoT Manufacturing Security Travel, Transportation & Hospitality 2020 trend connected devices ecosystems GDPR identity M2M privacy self-sovereign identity tech trendAs organizations focus on data-driven business models to remain competitive, they will increasingly seek to collaborate with partners and exchange data.

DARPA to tackle Cloud Security, Transportation Worker. - CTOvision


Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Malware Infects Two Power Plants Lacking Basic Security Controls - The most recent DHS Industrial Control System (ICS) CERT report has knowledge of two infected power

Cinco formas de traducir los retrasos aéreos en experiencias positivas


Analytics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality airlines customer experienceLas aerolíneas saben muy bien que habrá retrasos. Pero aún siendo inevitables, hay formas de traducirlos en experiencias positivas. Todas ellas cuentan con datos comerciales muy valiosos (de los comercios del aeropuerto, áreas de descanso y del comportamiento de los viajeros) en este recinto acotado. Conocen sus preferencias. Con esta información, pueden mejorar mucho los […].

What’s your customer’s perfect travel experience? Use advanced analytics to find out


Analytics Distinguished Technologists Travel, Transportation & Hospitality customer experienceYears ago, airline travel was considered glamorous. People wore suits and dresses. They smoked cigarettes, drank martinis and cut their steaks with metal knives. There was only one version of the perfect travel experience and it was wrapped up in the glamour and prestige of the journey itself — and the personal service supporting it. […].

Navigate the airline labor shortage through MRO modernization


Travel, Transportation & Hospitality talent shortageThe airline industry is facing a potential labor shortage. A large percentage of the work force is set for retirement in the next five years. In testimony before the House Ways and Means Committee, Justin Welner, vice president of human resources for Spirit AeroSystems, told U.S. lawmakers that nearly 40 percent of the airline industry’s […].

How AI-driven ‘voicebots’ can help airline personnel — and their companies


Robotics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality artificial intelligence voice assistantsAirline workers have it tough. A new generation of voice-driven software bots promises to make their work easier. Airline employees, whether pilots, flight attendants or maintenance/repair/overhaul (MRO) technicians, are often called on to perform challenging tasks — and in a hurry. Think of a pilot dealing with mechanical failure, a flight attendant who can’t make […].

Tactical Execution Best Practice 7b – Are You Thinking Lean? The ‘Wastes’ of Execution: Transportation

Strategy Driven

Excess Transportation, the second of the 8 biggest wastes of Lean Operations, focuses on the additional transportation costs incurred by an organization when unnecessarily moving materials, parts, or finished goods within the operations cycle.

Why we’re awarding innovation and experimentation


Analytics Applications Asia Australia and New Zealand Automotive Banking & Capital Markets Business Processes Cloud Consulting DevOps Digital Transformation Energy Healthcare Insurance IoT Leadership and Success Manufacturing Mobility Partners Platform Security Travel, Transportation & Hospitality Workplace Awards digital digital transformation recognition transformationBusiness is changing fast.

5 ways airlines benefit by integrating digital agents with live ones


Robotics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality AI airlines CSR customer experienceMany of us have had an experience similar to this: You call an airline to make a reservation and get a digital agent on the phone. The call starts off fine, but when you ask if your friend can sit next to you on the flight, the digital agent stalls and sends you to a […].

5 ways airlines can turn flight delays into positive experiences


Analytics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality airlines customer experience disruption managementAirlines know all too well that disruptions will take place. But while they are inevitable, there are ways for airlines to turn these travel downers into positive experiences. Airlines have valuable data for merchants at the airport or in the local areas where travelers are congregating. They know how long the traveler will be stuck […].

Envisioning the Future of Customer Experience in Travel, Transportation & Hospitality


Publish date: Thursday, August 1, 2019 Category: Travel & Transportation Blog Author: Anurag AgrawalWe are witnessing a gradual shift in spending patterns as millennials take over workplaces and customer groups.

In Conversation with Mike Abell, Senior Vice President for Travel, Transport and Hospitality, NIIT Technologies


NIIT Technologies: The Travel and Transportation sector is growing exponentially around the world. What do you believe is the role of technology in enabling the Travel and Transportation sector to keep up with the increasing number of passengers and their expectations?

How Scalable Connectivity Improves Business Agility


Building a cloud or data transport strategy? Uncategorized Agility Cloud Connectivity data transport ScalabilityHere’s how scalable connectivity could significantly improve the process – and your overall business agility.

Executive Vision – Leading in an Interconnected World: Transportation

Strategy Driven

StrategyDriven effective executives, efficient employees Home About The StrategyDriven Organization Our Company Our Contributors Karen K. Juliano Howard T. Dickens Jr. Lucas D. Ives Sharon Drew Morgen Hank Moore Jamie P.

Automatic TLS Configuration with Cloudera Director 2.6

Cloudera Engineering

Cloudera Director Cloudera Manager Platform Security & Cybersecurity Amazon AWS Amazon Cloud Amazon Web Services aws cloud encryption google cloud local certificate authority Microsoft Azure security tls TLS configuration Transport Layer SecurityCloudera Director 2.6 and Cloudera Manager 5.13 offer a simple way to have TLS configured for Cloudera Manager and CDH clusters.

Seamless Sharing of Information Amongst Enclaves


The Intelligence Community is part of the IC-wide enclave, which uses the IC-approved sharing infrastructure called ITS (Information Transport System). Big Data AET Brandes enclave Information Transport System Navy Syndeo

Spies Want Your Money: Look at this pinhole camera used to steal credit card numbers


Two relatively easy to execute attacks were recently highlighted by the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority. By Bob Gourley. Threats to our information are not only from malware or brute force hacks or social engineering. Criminals are motivated to look for every advantage.

The value of AI-driven data in the travel industry ecosystem will rise in 2020


Travel, Transportation & Hospitality artificial intelligenceWhether or not air and rail companies have ever thought of the data they collect as an “ecosystem,” they have long shared data — from security information to passenger itinerary data — with affiliated travel authorities and companies to smooth the traveler experience and improve the ability of the workforce to respond. In the coming […].

Dave Shuman Talks IoT and Big Data on Federal News Radio


Cloud Governance IoT / Connected Products defense DoD Federal Fleet General government IoT public sector Transportation Category: IoTWhat exactly can we expect for IoT in 2018, and how can you improve your organization with connected devices? That was the question Dave Shuman set out to answer when he sat down last month with John Gilroy at the Federal News Radio headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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7 Types of Waste Productivity Leaders Eradicate

Nathan Magnuson

Transportation. Wasted transportation occurs when people (or parts) take more movements than required to complete a task (or if the task requires more movement than it should). How much is waste costing your organization? It’s possible you may not have thought much it before.

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How electric trains will transform the rail industry


Rail carriers are finding that the combination of electric trains coupled with computer-based transportation management systems can help them run more trains, handle increased ridership and reduce their annual power bill – sometimes to the tune of 6 percent annually.

Liberating the seaport from the harbor


But behind the point, click and order façade, logistics companies and transportation authorities are scrambling to manage demand for both speed and volume. Digital Transformation Public Sector Smart Cities Travel, Transportation & Hospitality portSeaborne trade, one of civilization’s oldest customs, has grown steadily over the last decade as global trade has flourished. The digital transformation of retail and wholesale business has revolutionized international commerce.

A unified way to share logistics data


The transport and logistics industry has been experiencing tremendous growth with the evolution of services such as Alibaba and Amazon. Public Sector Smart Cities Travel, Transportation & Hospitality logisticsHowever, there’s one major challenge to the smooth delivery of online orders: retailers and manufacturers use different data formats for issuing and tracking order shipments. In the absence of universal agreements for identity and access […].