TransformingTransport: Lighthouse project sends first signals

In an interview, Michael Schygulla, Senior Project Manager Global Research, talks about the EU-funded TransformingTransport project.

In an interview, Michael Schygulla, Senior Project Manager Global Research, talks about the EU-funded TransformingTransport project.

TransformingTransport, an EU-funded Big Data Value Lighthouse project, is designed to have a radiating effect on the entire transport and logistics sector. Currently, only one in five European transport and logistics companies explore the issue of big data further.Read more

THE BIG INTERVIEW PART ONE – Miller Crockart

Miller Crockart, Vice President Traffic Sales and Marketing

Rugby was and still is an important part of Miller Crockart’s life, Vice President Traffic Global Sales and Marketing PTV Group. Photo: Miller Crockart

Miller Crockart has been Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing of Traffic Software at PTV Group for three years. However he’s had a varied, and international life, including a period as a professional rugby player in Japan.Read more

Big Data = Big Value?

Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA, explains in an interview with PTV how we can use and benefit from big data in traffic and transportation.

Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA. His credo: “Anything that democratizes data is a good thing.”

Traffic-relevant data volumes continue to grow at a steady rate. Real-time data complements historical data, offering completely new evaluation and analysis options. Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA, explains how we can use and benefit from big data in traffic and transportation

What are you doing with (big) data?Read more

Big Data in transport modelling

PTV Group releases white paper about new data sources for transport modelling.

PTV Group releases white paper about new data sources for transport modelling.

Currently 2.5 exabytes of electronic data are produced per day. But how do you turn Big Data into intelligence? In a new white paper PTV Group is answering that question and shows how new data sources can be used in transport modelling.Read more