Digital transformation helps to realize Smart Cities and supports new ways of public transport. Connected trains are essential to services of transportation agencies and their customers.
Public transport is one of the cornerstones of a Smart City. Inhabitants and commuters rely on a close network of various transportation options to reach their homes and/or their workplaces. An efficient network of various transportation ...
Autonomous trains are the solution of the future
Mobility is one of the major topics and a driver of growth and improvement in modern cities. Solutions for a smart city need to combine technology, communication and traffic. This enables people to get from their homes to their offices ea...
We Certify – SYSGO and Kontron at InnoTrans 2016  
Hi Railway Community, This is my last day at the Kontron booth at InnoTrans 2016 in Berlin. I wanted to share with you the number one topic, which we have discussed with InnoTrans visitors: It is about how to certify such a ...
Kontron at innotrans 2016 - Innovation for the conneted future of transportation
From September 20th to 23rd, industry leaders will gather in Berlin to discuss the future of railway technology and public transportation at InnoTrans 2016. The leading international trade fair for transport technology takes place ever...
The Mobile Gaming Experience: More Fun, more Service?
As a follow up to my last blog post about gaming security, I recently attended the Global Gaming Exposition (G2E) in Las Vegas where all of the major gaming companies displayed their latest games and system platforms. The vast arr...
Intelligent Transportation Infrastructure: The technical Challenges of autonomous Cars
A recent article in BusinessWeek seems to suggest that there will be increased amount of traffic, especially in urban areas, with the advent of autonomous or self-driving cars.     It is an interestin...
Self-driving cars are no longer a funny idea
Last week I saw a funny video about Google’s self-driving car project. At the first glimpse it definitely doesn’t look like a real car you would use. Rather like one of the cartoons from my childhood. Such car might have occurred a...
Are vehicles more ‘aware’ than the drivers?
As we see increasing adoption of smart sensors across all assets, fixed and mobile, there will soon come a time when our cars and other vehicles will become more ‘aware’ of the environment than the people using them. Autonomous vehicle ...
How will tomorrow’s mobility look like?
In Germany we have a significant growth in shared cars. But it looks like this is a more global effect according to the article “Future of Personal Mobility” recently published on Forbes.com: Right now I consider using one of ...

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