IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 brings traffic prediction, analytics, and awareness capabilities to transportation departments, operators, and plannersIBM Asia Pacific Software Announcement AP12-0146
May 22, 2012
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|At a glance|
IBM® Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 addresses the driving need for new intelligence, visibility, and pro-active traffic management across a transportation network.
IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 is designed to:
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The IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 release addresses the need to reduce traffic congestion, improve incident response and traffic flow, and pro-actively manage traffic conditions to enhance the travel experience for commuters. By providing traffic prediction capabilities and a comprehensive and scalable platform for transportation management solutions, the IBM Intelligent Transportation offering helps to optimize traffic flow and analyze traffic performance across a wide variety of transportation network inputs. It can help optimize throughput, efficiency, response time, and the traveller experience across the transportation network. By providing traffic prediction capabilities and a comprehensive and scalable platform for transportation management solutions, the IBM Intelligent Transportation offering helps to optimize traffic flow and analyze traffic performance across a wide variety of transportation network inputs. It can help optimize throughput, efficiency, response time, and the traveller experience across the transportation network.
Enhancements in this release extend the ability of IBM Intelligent Transportation to help reduce traffic congestion and enhance the travel experience in cities and communities worldwide through:
For additional information on the IBM Intelligent Transportation offering, refer to Software Announcement AP11-0226, dated July 12, 2011
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IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 requires an IBM Intelligent Operations Center 188.8.131.52 server whose Analytics Server is configured with 32 GB of memory and whose Database Server is configured with 24 GB of memory. In addition:
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IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 offers intelligence and insight, system-wide information integration, and improved citizen experience. It provides centralized management of traffic operations, traffic event information, and predictive analytics using data that is collected across geographic locations. By integrating and aggregating traffic condition and event data from systems and their variety of capture devices, and by supporting analytics value on top of that data, IBM Intelligent Transportation V1.0.1 can help provide situational awareness and critical insights to enhance the operational effectiveness of traffic operations.
The foundation of IBM Intelligent Transportation is its Traffic Information Hub. The Traffic Information Hub supplies the transportation information model on top of which additional analytics and end-user value can be built. It also supports the basic platform for visualization and analysis of historical data patterns. In particular, Traffic Information Hub is designed to:
With this release, national language versions of Traffic Information Hub are available in:
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For additional information about the IBM Intelligent Transportation offering, refer to Software Announcement AP11-0226, dated July 12, 2011
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Availability Description date Language
IBM Traffic Information Hub V1.0.1 July 5, 2012 Simplified Chinese Linux Multilingual Media Pack Traditional Chinese Korean
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Program number VRM Program name 5725-D70 1.0.1 IBM Intelligent Transportation
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Several training options are available, including instructor-led classroom offerings, virtual (online) classes, and self-paced training that lets you train from your office. For course descriptions, locations, and availability dates, visit
Select "Training search - global" and search for "Intelligent Transportation".
Contact your IBM representative for course information.
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A Quick Start Guide is shipped with this product.
No other printed publications are shipped with this product.
The IBM Intelligent Transportation Information Center provides IBM Intelligent Transportation product documentation. The IBM Intelligent Transportation Information Center is available at
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Part number or Program name PID number Charge metric IBM Intelligent Transportation 5725-D70 Resource Value Unit
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Passport Advantage for IBM Intelligent Transportation (5725-D70)
Part Program name and description number IBM Traffic Information Hub V1.0.1 Linux AF0CRML Multilingual Media Pack
Value unit pricing
The pricing for IBM Transportation Management System is based on Resource Value Units (RVUs). RVU scaling is a step-tiered model, meaning that each quantity tier must be multiplied by the scaling factor for that tier, and the RVU quantities for each tier added together to calculate the total RVU quantity. RVU quantities must be calculated separately for each chargeable component, and any fractional RVU totals are rounded up to the next whole number.
The resources used for the purpose of RVU calculation is the total number of Transportation Events accessed or managed by the Program per calendar month. A "Transportation Event" is an operational data feed event provided to the Program from any type of transportation related resource or item of value to be managed.
The following is used to calculate RVU requirements based on the number of Transportation Events within the system per calendar month.
Your IBM representative can provide additional assistance in understanding the scaling process.
Passport Advantage customer: Media pack entitlement details
Customers with active maintenance or subscription for IBM Traffic Information Hub are entitled to receive the corresponding refreshed media pack:
Part Media pack description number IBM Traffic Information Hub V1.0.1 AF0CPEN English Media Pack
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The license information for IBM Traffic Information Hub is replaced as follows:
Previous Replacement License License Product name Information ID Information ID IBM Traffic Information Hub L-LBAR-8FTPN4 L-LBAR-8SANPP
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