February 23, 2009 -
Accepts major contactless credit and debit cards such as Visa payWave, MasterCard PayPass and American Express expresspay for a single adult cash fare on more than 600 buses and a fleet of light rail and commuter rail trains.
February 11, 2009 -
Discarded electronic hardware, including bits and pieces that built the information superhighway, can be recycled into an additive that makes super-strong asphalt paving material for real highways.
February 3, 2009 -
This project will cover the purchase and installation of equipment that will lay the foundation for future ATIS enhancements -- including a 511 travel information Web and phone service.
January 23, 2009 -
"The Department hopes to broaden its reach to the public by staying abreast of changes in information technology and this will complement the traditional methods of informing the public of important changes with Rhode Island's transportation infrastructure."
January 9, 2009 -
"The need to audit privileged users like database administrators (DBAs) and IT professionals has also increased over the years as external auditors and security groups look to more completely guard access to private data."
December 16, 2008 -
The costs of traffic congestion -- estimated at 1 percent of the European GDP -- could be reduced by up to 10 percent through the deployment of ITS, and could prevent more than 5,000 deaths in road accidents.