The $10 million Ansari X Prize. Rutan and his company Scaled Composites completed the contest requirements of being the first non-governmental organization to send a manned vehicle into space twice within two weeks.
Telematics can optimize smart transportation. Access to aggregate data allows cities to closely monitor traffic flows, understand the effects of new projects and speed reduction programs, assess the efficiency of traffic signals, map air quality and highlight hazardous intersections. All these tools help cities and municipalities better manage the overall transportation system.