A global railway in the digital age

Herritty, Bob
September 2010
Railway Gazette International;Sep2010, Vol. 166 Issue 9, p91
Trade Publication
This article discusses the adoption of Information Communications Technology (ICT) by the railroad industry. It highlights changes brought by the digital revolution to the operation, maintenance and marketing of railways. It cites the emergence of mechanical signaling in the industry. In addition, the article notes the growing role of the high-bandwidth IP-based backbone in railways.


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