One thing the bus industry has come to learn with Covid-19 is just how important data is. Savvy operators have harnessed the power of data like never before during this crisis – and there’s no going back. The era of the data-driven bus operator has well-and-truly begun.
There are a wide variety of data sources just waiting to be tapped into by bus operators – and the insights gleaned can be transformational. This eBook probes how big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning are being used by modern bus operators around the world; how technology can assist in the vital task of planning and scheduling bus networks; and how leading industry figures see the potential of data and technology moving forward.