All about Railway IoT
Alvaro José Zevallos Román, independent digital transformation expert, joins partner program of Railnova
Alvaro Zevallos is an acclaimed expert in the railway sector and is passionate about helping railway companies reach their digital transformation business goals.
With the Railnova partner network, Railnova puts itself at the service of technology consulting firms, railway experts and IT departments to accelerate asset digitalisation at railway organisations.
On April 6th the next GPS week number rollover will take place. But, what does this mean for the real-time monitoring of your rolling stock? Railnova has deployed the necessary software updates to properly deal with the rollover, but has your rolling stock supplier done the same?
Der Winter naht, und zum Glück müssen wir uns nicht vor den Weißen Wanderern fürchten. Was wir aber im Auge behalten sollten, sind die bei den kalten und strengen Wetterbedingungen immer häufiger auftretenden Batterieausfälle an Lokomotiven.
Railway operators are now able to better understand the driver’s experience, follow up on the condition of their rolling stock during service, and provide accurate diagnosis and actions from the control room.
As a railway operator and transit authority, the temptation of predictive maintenance, IoT and AI is often irresistible. However, it's important not to lose sight of what's reality and and what's fiction.