CityScience have recently released a white paper, following the above title, in which the paper sets out the opportunities afforded to the transportation industry from the adoption of techniques, practices and data processing methods established within the software industry as ‘best practice’.

Developing software is a complex undertaking that often involves large teams of people. At the same time, software failure is expensive, with numerous high-profile examples of implementation projects running over budget, being delayed or being shelved entirely due to functionality not being delivered.

Read the full document here: CityScience – Transport Data Management

CityScience have also created a blog on Freight Data, following their attendance at TDI#12 – Using Data to Tackle Challenges with Freight Transport. See the blog below: