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Route Analyst GTFS Presentations in Seattle

By |December 13th, 2017|

Moonshadow CEO, Eimar Boesjes, introduced Route Analyst GTFS to a number of transit agencies and ITS professionals from the greater Seattle area on December 11th and 12th. Our partners at DKS Associates hosted a session at their offices on the 11th and Boesjes demoed the technology at the ITS Washington vendor showcase held at the University of Washington HUB on the 12th.

Route Analyst GTFS creates speed, delay and headway maps, charts and graphs instantly from your GTFS and GTFS-RealTime feeds.

Route Analyst GTFS is cloud-based database and analytics software that empowers transit agencies with an innovative suite of remarkably-affordable and easy-to-use tools that deliver actionable insights and valuable conclusions derived from the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS and GTFS-RealTime) data feeds […]

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Route Analyst GTFS Released for Three Agencies in Greater Seattle Area

By |November 30th, 2017|

Route Analyst GTFS has been released for the following three agencies in the Greater Seattle area; King County Metro (KCM), Pierce County and the Washington State Ferries. KCM provides public transit throughout the greater Seattle region servicing towns from Lake Forest Park and Bothell in the North to Kirkland, Redmond and Bellevue in the East and Burien, Tukwila, Renton, Federal Way and Auburn in the South. Pierce Transit covers the greater Tacoma area and the WA State Ferries link many of the islands in the Puget Sound and in the San Juan Islands.

These agencies make their schedule available as a GTFS files and also publish the movement of all their buses, trains and ferries in real-time as a […]

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Route Analyst GTFS Released for RTD Denver

By |November 28th, 2017|

Moonshadow Mobile has released DB4IoT Route Analyst GTFS for the Regional Transportation District (RTD) in Denver, Colorado. The RTD provides public transit throughout the greater Denver region servicing towns from Longmont, Boulder and Lafayette in the North to Sheridan, Englewood, Aurora, Littleton and Centennial and all the way to Parker, CO, in the South.

The RTD makes its schedule available as a GTFS file whenever the schedule changes. The RTD also publishes the movement of all its buses and trains in real-time as a GTFS Real Time Vehicle Position file. Route Analyst GTFS tracks all vehicle movement live and retains all movement data.

Route Analyst GTFS – Special Introductory Pricing: $199/month or $1,995/year

The above image shows the speed for all RTD vehicles […]

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Presentation at Rail~Volution Conference Big Data Panel

By |September 12th, 2017|

Join Moonshadow CEO Eimar Boesjes on Monday, September 18th (Noon – 1:30 pm) for a lively panel discussion and presentation at the Rail~Volution Conference in Denver, CO. Boesjes presentation will focus on analyzing public transit data and how Internet of Moving Things data analytics and visualization delivers important benefits to public transit agencies and helps build livable communities.

Download and view the DB4IoT Rail~Volution presentation here:
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Rail~Volution is four days of energizing events that connect citizen activists, developers, nonprofit and business leaders, planners, local elected officials, community and housing advocates, transportation system operators and government officials from around the country.

For over 20 years, Rail~Volution has been the place to engage in thoughtful discussions with change makers and influencers, the place to share […]

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The Internet of Moving Things

By |August 14th, 2017|

DB4IoT was built from the ground up to tackle the enormous data challenges presented by the Internet of Moving Things. DB4IoT is a patented, highly-performant, time-series, geospatial database engine that is the core of our suite of Internet of Moving Things software tools.

The Internet of Moving Things (IoMT) encompasses moving objects – cars, trucks, buses, trains, people, wearable devices, mobile phones and tablets etc. – that can be tracked and exchange and interact with bits of data via cellular or WiFi Internet connections. Moving objects play a pivotal role in modern life so it naturally follows that they would be connected to networks.

Network connectivity coupled with mobility is the foundation for IoMT data analysis that will drive […]

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Presentation to Portland TransPort

By |July 17th, 2017|

Moonshadow’s CEO, Eimar Boesjes, delivered a presentation last week to TransPort, a subcommittee of TPAC (the Portland, OR region’s Transportation Policy Alternatives Committee). TransPort is a regional forum for cooperative planning and deployment of new transportation system management and operations technologies.

Boesjes teamed up with A.J. O’Connor and Steve Callas from TriMet on a panel discussion about transit data in DB4IoT and the different ways to look at transit data to improve system operations. An example of the collaborative efforts between Moonshadow, TriMet and DKS Associates was discussed with those in attendance.

Download the full slideshow presentation:
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