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Moonshadow Mobile Partners with INRIX to Deliver Powerful Travel Pattern Analytics Platform

By |June 4th, 2018|

Novi, MI – June 4, 2018 – Today, Moonshadow Mobile, Inc. announced a partnership with INRIX, the world leader in transportation analytics and connected car services, to incorporate INRIX Trips Reports into Moonshadow’s DB4IoT platform. The solution offers transportation agencies an intuitive, cloud- based origin-destination analytics platform for understanding the trips consumers and fleets make over time on maps, charts, graphs and animations.

“DB4IoT with INRIX Trips transforms and optimizes operations for departments of transport and public transit agencies, informs short- and long-term transportation planning and engineering efforts, and unleashes the potential of connected vehicle data,” said Eimar Boesjes, CEO at Moonshadow Mobile. “The addition of INRIX Trips data to DB4IoT will shed light on existing infrastructure usage, pinpoint challenges and […]

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Making Better Transit Planning Decisions by Identifying ITS Data Errors

By |April 13th, 2018|

Over the last few decades public transit agencies have installed CAD/AVL systems on their buses for Computer Aided Dispatch and Automatic Vehicle Location. CAD/AVL systems capture data measurements of the location of the bus, number of passengers, delay, speed and many other variables, often as frequently as every five seconds. The result is a huge trove of data that can provide a wealth of information and insights about the operation of a transit agency. Data in these large quantities, however, always contains a significant number of errors. If charts, graphs and even complete dashboard solutions are based on faulty data they can lead to erroneous conclusions about drive times, speeds, delays, headway and other aspects of transit operation.

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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 […]