Smart Transport

Here Technologies launches transport mobility analytics service

Global location data company Here Technologies has launched a new data service that looks to improve the understanding of how road users and vehicles move across transport networks.

The Here Probe Data service is aimed at public transportation agencies, cities, and companies across the automotive and transportation and logistics industries.

Jørgen Behrens, senior vice president and chief product officer at Here Technologies, said: “Nothing in recent history had a more profound effect on overall mobility patterns than the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Lockdowns, remote working and other restrictions impacted the movement of people and led to a decrease in traffic and congestion all over the world.

“With that in mind, companies and cities need access to accurate and detailed movement data to better plan infrastructure and manage traffic as well as to increase public safety in the future.”

Here Probe Data comprises billions of GPS data points from vehicles on the road that the company gathers every day, leveraging over 150 different probe data providers.

This includes both anonymized, near-real-time and  historical data.

Each data point includes information about date, latitude and longitude, direction and speed. 

To protect privacy, the data from each vehicle is artificially broken to avoid linking to individuals, trip origins or destinations.

Here Probe Data has already been used in a joint pilot project from Bosch, Transport for London (TfL) and Here to measure and improve air quality in the London Borough of Lambeth by reducing traffic congestion.

The traffic management solutions put in place in London helped reduce the proportion of nitrogen oxides (NOx) by 20%.

Our next event: register now

Smart Transport Conference November 22 LondonRegister today for our November 2022 conference

SAVE THE DATE – the next Smart Transport Conference will take place on November 22 at etc.venues, London.

Book now to reserve your place.

This a must-attend event for anyone who wants to understand how the public and private sectors can work together to achieve transport policy.

2021 conference video highlights

Register to attend

Comment as guest


Login  /  Register

Comments

No comments have been made yet.

Related content




Office Address
  • Smart Transport
    Media House
    Lynch Wood
    Peterborough
    PE2 6EA
Join the community
  • Smart Transport is the UK's most important brand to bring together senior public policy makers and influential private sector leaders to showcase real-time solutions aligned to government policy.
  •  
  • Find out more
  • Insight
  •  

 

Welcome to Smart Transport

Welcome to the Smart Transport website, keeping you up-to-date with the latest news, insight and reports from policymakers and thought leaders.

The Smart Transport brand connects policy to solutions by bringing national government and local authority policymakers together with private sector organisations.

Contact Lindsay Greatbatch for more information.

© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd
Media House, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA - Registered number 01176085 IPSO regulated logo

 

Smart Transport members

Smart Transport board members

 

Please note:
By submitting any material to us you are confirming that the material is your own original work or that you have permission from the copyright owner to use the material and to authorise Bauer Consumer Media to use it as described in this paragraph. You also promise that you have permission from anyone featured or
referred to in the submitted material to it being used by Bauer Consumer Media. If Bauer Consumer Media receives a claim from a copyright owner or a person
featured in any material you have sent us, we will inform that person that you have granted us permission to use the relevant material and you will be responsible for paying any amounts due to the copyright owner or featured person and/or for reimbursing Bauer Consumer Media for any losses it has suffered as a result.