U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
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Washington, DC 20590
Federal Highway Administration Research and Technology
Coordinating, Developing, and Delivering Highway Transportation Innovations
|Project Name:||Real-Time Data Capture and Management (RTDCM) State-of-the-Practice Assessment and Innovations Scan Support|
|Start Date:||September 1, 2010|
|End Date:||August 31, 2011|
|Office:||Office of Operations Research and Development|
|Team:||Trans Enabling Technologies Team [HRDO-10]|
|Project Description:||This task seeks to increase knowledge of current practices in data capture and management in transportation and other fields (such as the information technology industry), and assess innovative methods and technologies that dynamically integrate data from multiple sources for distribution.|
The key project objectives are:
(1) State-of-the-practice assessment of data capture and management methods and technologies.
(2) Innovations scan in data capture and management methods and technologies.
(3) Recommendations for data environment development and management.
|Background Information:||To help create data environments for the Real-Time Data Capture and Management (RTDCM) program.|
|Product Type:||Research report|
|Expected Benefits:||The expected benefit is a set of recommendations for data environment development and management.|
|Deliverables:||Name: (1) Real-Time Data Capture and Management (RTDCM) State of the Practice Report.
(2) Real-Time Data Capture and Management Innovations Scan Report.
Product Type(s): Research report
Description: The deliverable is a report on each of the three major tasks.
|Project Findings:||Still an active project with a period of performance of August 2011.|
|FHWA Topics:||Research/Technologies--Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC)|
State of the Practice
Intelligent Transportation Systems
|Subject Areas:||Data and Information Technology