What is the biggest enterprise asset management challenge for urban transit organizations? Reliability! From the passenger to the transit operator, to the CFO, asset and schedule reliability are the biggest challenges.
We’ve learned about the success that Yarra Trams, the Downer Group and Tur-Bus have achieved with a Maximo Asset Management solution…….just to name a few of our recent featured videos. What do they all have in common? They are successful transportation companies delivering reliability to their passengers, with ease of use software tools helping transit operators to maintain asset lifecycles to deliver overall profitability.
This is great, as a transit operator or CIO or CFO you get it…..increase profitability. But how do you know where to start? How can you determine if there is software out there that can better address your growing challenges? If it’s not broken why should you investigate other options? With the current trend of exponential population growth in urban communities, reliable, safe transit options will happen…..the question is, will you be the one delivering them? In this whitepaper: Overcoming the Challenges of Inner-City Transportation you will discover an integrated approach to delivering safe, reliable and affordable transit options for the next generation.
Once you understand your challenges, you will then need help with the evaluation process. This brochure Select the right solution for inner-city transportation management can help you.
Whether you manage the infrastructure, rolling stock, bus fleet or ferry fleet for your city, IBM has the experience to help you solve your inner-city transportation challenges. To demonstrate, let’s look at 2 journeys: a journey across a city with trolleys and monorails and a journey across a city with buses and a metro.
First the journey across a city with trolleys and monorails:
Next a journey across a city with buses and a metro:
This is a hot topic and over the next several months we will be rolling out incremental demos as well as new customer testimonials. So that you don’t miss a step, bookmark our new Enterprise Asset Management for Urban Transit website & refer to it often.