6 Reasons DMS  Remain Relevant in  a Connected Vehicle World

Posted by Phil Perut on Oct 24, 2018 10:15:37 AM

As I travel the US attending ITS conferences and other industry events, I am often asked a familiar series of questions: What is the future of the DMS industry? Do you think DMS will become obsolete very soon ? The answers to these very good questions are not that obvious. Most people argue that newer technology will eliminate the need for DMS but reality shows a different perspective......  

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Topics: DMS Messenger 6000, Travel Time Signs, Toll Indicators, Dynamic Message Signs

SES America in China: A Visual Peek into DMS Signage in Shanghai

Posted by Mike McKay on Jan 31, 2018 12:36:05 PM

On a recent trip to China related to my wife’s business, I was able to do a quick tour of ITS like Traffic signage in and surrounding the City of Shanghai, now the largest metropolitan city in the world at 24 million people.

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Topics: Mobility, Blank Out Signs, Dynamic Message Signs, Truck Parking Signs

ITS DMS Trend 2018:  Truck Parking Information Systems That Will Save Lives

Posted by Mike McKay on Dec 12, 2017 12:23:20 PM

The evolution of intelligent transportation systems has experienced in a very small window of time, the interactive communication of smartphones, more efficient data collection and tolling technologies, the better use of detection devices for warning systems as well as for transportation planning, and the early onset of market implementation of autonomous vehicles. Going back to core visceral beliefs, it is still the driver and the resulting decisions to the current transportation experience over the road that impact all of our safety.  Trucking transportation best illustrates this experience.

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Topics: Mobility, Truck Parking Signs, Dynamic Message Signs