Chapter . Real Time Integrated Transportation System

S.G. Badiyani[a], V.H. Raja[a], B. Burgess[b], M. Ahmad[b]

Abstract

The transportation industry is very competitive in our industrialised economy, with the pressure of fulfilling high quality service demands for efficient operations in supply chain and logistics management, and with this transport service providers are failing to achieve necessary high quality standards in their operations. This paper attempts to illustrate the integration opportunities of different upcoming technologies such as RFID, GPS, GPRS, e-Commerce concepts and high end computing, to improve the operations of transport service providers in meeting customer demands.

Introduction

In the present industrial world, companies ...

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