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Hans Moonen
Hans Moonen

Advancing digitization and reducing costs to support a rebound in transportation

2020-04-17 The transport and logistics industry relies heavily on the business continuity of global supply chains and the freedom to transport people, goods and services locally and globally. With production decreasing dramatically in key manufacturing hubs, consumer demand falling, borders closing...

Venkat Kodumudi
Venkat Kodumudi

How blockchain, CRM and trade finance are transforming supply chain management

2020-03-11 There’s an odd expression that is used when there is, perhaps, shocking news or a sudden realization. A person might say that “it hit them like a Mack truck.” Often times, this figurative phrase has a negative connotation, but in...

André Lindenberg
André Lindenberg

Modernizing on the front lines: Rebuilding and replatforming legacy applications

2019-12-03 According to the CGI Client Global Insights, executives view modernizing their application portfolios as a high priority. In this blog, we share a two-pronged approach for accomplishing this daunting objective: Replatform and Rebuild.

Karri Salminen
Karri Salminen

Digitalization opens new paths for transport, future cities

2017-01-11 The transportation sector is facing its greatest change since the invention of the car. Forces of change include increasingly strict emissions policies, the growing number of cars, and the possibilities for many new services enabled by digitalization and the sharing...

CGI’s Digital Insights Practice
CGI’s Digital Insights Practice

Improving public transportation with data visualization

2015-10-08 heib Helsingin Bussiliikenne Oy (HelB) is a bus operator for the Helsinki metropolitan area of Finland. Each year, their 1,000 bus drivers and 430 buses serve more than 60 million passengers, drive 25 million kilometers and consume 12 million liters...

Tony Mallichan
Tony Mallichan

The move to modernize traffic management systems

2015-07-01 Many traffic managers today are dealing with a multitude of disparate legacy systems that were developed over the past 20 years or so. The point-to-point connections among these systems are complex and difficult to manage. In addition, their underlying technology...

Nghia Le

Improving road inspections and maintenance through mobile technology

2015-06-24 Maintaining road infrastructures is highly complex, but also essential for the safety of travelers and economic progress. Roads are heavily used by both business and private travelers, making it difficult to close them for maintenance. Currently, many government transport agencies...

Ronny Backman
Ronny Backman

Streamlining onboard sales through a single, back-office solution

2015-04-21 In today’s highly competitive and fast changing travel industry, driving efficiencies and cost-effectiveness are critical to long-term survival. Retail is a prime area for achieving both objectives, and travel operators are seeking to invest in retail systems that streamline and...

Martin Lundqvist
Martin Lundqvist

A case study on the use of iBeacon technology at a major theme park

2014-12-10 In my last blog , I shared the potential value of Apple’s iBeacon technology in transforming the passenger experience and transport operations. As I noted, there are already many real-life examples of its application in other industries such as retail...