Airborne cars to transform Dubai’s public transportation

Computer Weekly

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority is readying the launch of autonomous aerial vehicles in July this year

Airbus confirms software errors/configuration brought down A400M transport plane

CTOvision

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 CTOvision.com.

Volkswagen Partners With Azure To Drive Transportation Innovations

Forrester IT

Volkswagen’s recent announcement to build its automotive cloud platform on Microsoft Azure is yet another example of the types of tech-driven innovation efforts transportation leaders are taking to position themselves as customer experience leaders.

San Francisco transport system hit by ransomware attack

Computer Weekly

San Francisco's transport agency appears to be the latest target of cyber criminals using encryption malware to hold organisations to ransom

Top Reasons Why Unicycle Transporters are Awesome

IT Toolbox

Going around the city has never been more fun and adventurous with the self balancing transporter. Know its features and consider having one today

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

CTOvision

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

Transport Scotland turns to IoT mapping to keep roads clear in cold snap

Computer Weekly

Scottish transport authority is using Esri’s location technology to keep tabs on its gritters in icy weather

Big data means big risk, Swedish Transport Agency leak shows

Computer Weekly

The Swedish Transport Agency exposed sensitive information by transferring its databases to a third party cloud provider without following data protection procedures

5 Ways Edge Tech is Transforming Travel and Transportation

Information Week

If you are wondering about the role of edge technologies, consider how they help companies and individuals in the travel and transportation sectors

Transport researchers get 2PB of Scality object storage

Computer Weekly

Transport Systems Catapult retires ageing NetApp filers with 2PB of Scality object storage in a £1.5m project that future proofs the organisation with built-in DR

Cubic Transportation licenses TfL’s contactless payment system

Computer Weekly

Cubic Transportation plans to use London's payments system to develop contactless solutions for transport around the world

Transport Research Lab to run £13m autonomous vehicle trials in London

Computer Weekly

A consortium led by the Transport Research Lab has been awarded government funding to run connected and autonomous vehicle tests in the capital

New Tech: Transportation Technology And The Self-Driving Economy

Forrester IT

Less than a year ago, my colleague Laura Koetzle and I published a report on the transformative effects of autonomous vehicles on the global economy.

Abu Dhabi transport department uses drones to improve traffic flows

Computer Weekly

Data collected by live video stream from drones is analysed at control centre to help alleviate traffic jams and other issues

Reviewing Forrester’s 2019 New Tech Predictions — How’d We Do So Far?

Forrester IT

age of the customer emerging technology Manufacturing predictions 2019 retail transportation & logisticsBack in November, Forrester outlined its 2019 predictions for a set of hot emerging technologies.

Transforming Transportation with IoT: 4 Real-World Examples

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Early adopters across a variety of industries – including transportation – are investing in IoT to transform their businesses. IoT Accelerates the Digital Transformation in Transportation. The transportation industry is the second-largest segment investing in IoT, spending upwards of $78 billion in 2016. Increasing numbers of freight and public transportation vehicles are equipped with sensors that help schedule maintenance, optimize fuel consumption, and train drivers.

Transporter – Storage Field Day 7 Preview

Virtualized Greek

Officially my last preview before Storage Field Day 7 is Transporter. Transporter is a private cloud file sharing service. Maybe the most obvious use case for shadow IT is file sharing. Services such as Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive. Cloud Computing SFD7

Silverstone Circuit pilots smart transport service at 2016 British MotoGP

Computer Weekly

Silverstone Circuit tests InterDigital’s oneTransport traffic flow management service at the 2016 British Grand Prix MotoGP

Smart Transportation nanodegrees from Udacity

Course Index: IT

Roy says in a blog post that ‘Flying Car’ is a ‘metaphor’ for what the course offers: a new vision for the future of smart transportation by involving the whole arena of autonomous flight. It’s official. We now live in the future. Because we have self-driving cars.

DARPA to tackle Cloud Security, Transportation Worker. - CTOvision

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

Dubai Road and Transport Authority pilots artificial intelligence to measure customer happiness

Computer Weekly

Initiative is part of the UAE’s strategy to make Dubai the smartest and happiest city in the world

US transport agency guidance on vehicle cybersecurity irks lawmakers

Network World

This new cybersecurity guidance from the Department of Transportation is like giving a take-home exam on the honor code to failing students,” said Senators Edward J. Markey, a Democrat from Massachusetts, and Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, who are both members of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. “In

Addison Lee uses common customer transport tech to offer luxury couriering

Computer Weekly

Addison Lee is well known for being a business-focused private hire firm in and around London, but as competition has increased the firm has refocused its use of tech to provide courier services to customers and retailers

Are citizens prepared for the data implications of smart cities?

Datacponomy

Featured Tech Trends Technology & IT Transportation & Logistics digital transformation GDPR Smart Cities smart citizens United NationsWhat are the fears around data while exploring potential use cases to demonstrate the value for the ‘smart citizen’? Here is a look.

Was NSW Govt a bit cocksure when it came to SAP and Transport?

IT Toolbox

An ambitious consolidation project in NSW, Australia has gone awry and at present is delayed but not yet declared a complete failure

How to migrate to HTTPS using App Transport Security when developing iOS apps

Tech Republic Security

January 1, 2017 is Apple's deadline for developers to adopt the secure network calls promoted by App Transport Security. But don't wait--start using ATS in iOS and macOS development today

App developers not ready for iOS transport security requirements

Network World

The researchers looked at how well these apps conform to Apple's App Transport Security (ATS) requirements. A month before Apple is expected to enforce stricter security requirements for app communications in iOS, enterprise developers don't seem ready to embrace them, a new study shows. The study was performed by security firm Appthority on the most common 200 apps installed on iOS devices in enterprise environments.

Improving Quality of Life in Future Cities: Data as a Tool to Promote Sustainability

Datacponomy

BI & Analytics Data Science Featured Internet of Things Technology & IT Transportation & Logistics Analytics Arcadis ecotech Energy and Environment environment environmental activism Logistics Mobility new york San Francisco Sustainability UKThe challenges facing cities in the 21st century are greater than ever. A new focus is required to overcome the emerging social, technological, economic, environmental, and political forces exerting pressure on cities.

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Connected Cars, Telematics and Connectivity-as-a-Service ?: What’s the Future?

Datacponomy

Featured Internet of Things Tech Trends Technology & IT Transportation & Logistics Connected Cars Elon Musk GPS internet of things Self-Driving Cars telecommunication telematicsVehicle-to-Cloud – yes, it is a thing! And it is making automotive insurance providers and telecoms thrive together to support telematics “Self-driving cars are the natural extension of active safety and obviously something we should do,” this is a popular quote by Elon Musk.

Seamless Sharing of Information Amongst Enclaves

CTOvision

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

Uber Shutters Self-Driving Truck Group; Autonomous Freight’s Future Remains Bright

Forrester IT

artificial intelligence (AI) automotive transportation & logistics artificial intelligenceThis week, Uber announced that it would close down its self-driving trucks business unit to focus on autonomous passenger vehicles. In July 2017, we predicted that logistics and shipping firms would replace human-driven double- and triple-freight trailers with human-directed platoons of autonomous trucks and fully autonomous trucks as quickly as practicable and legally permitted.

Connected cars will cross new data frontiers – are you ready?

Datacponomy

Cybersecurity Featured Technology & IT Transportation & LogisticsConnected cars offer a wealth of data generation and utilisation possibilities. To optimize the use of this data, blockchain has a role to play.

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

CTOvision

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.

Dubai extends test run for flying taxis

Computer Weekly

Dubai transport authority RTA extends trials of autonomous flying cars

Fed Tech Roundup December 4

CTOvision

Transportation bill includes recall tech upgrades - FCW.com. News Cybersecurity NASA OCI Transportation billThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. Lockheed Martin Corp. To Exit Cybersecurity, Double-Down On Helicopters And. Forbes. Fight over net neutrality rules returns to appeals court - Madison.com. Harris CEO William Brown to Join Celanese Board in January.

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