RouteMatch to serve RIPTA

RouteMatch to serve RIPTA

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Atlanta, USA, July 27, 2007: RouteMatch Software, Inc. today announced that it will provide its full range of intelligent transportation system solutions to help the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) and its RIde program to better coordinate and meet the state’s growing transportation service needs now and into the future. RIPTA will use RouteMatch’s software solutions to deploy an integrated Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) that will include advanced GIS-based paratransit scheduling software, new Interactive Voice Response (IVR) and Automated Vehicle Location/Mobile Data Communication (AVL/MDC) technologies.

Valued at over $1.6 million, this contract positions RIPTA to provide citizens with the latest transportation technologies to improve efficiencies, save operating costs and enhance customer service. RouteMatch’s ITS technologies will allow RIPTA to automate, in real-time, the scheduling and dispatching of all vehicles, coordination with state agencies, vehicle and driver management, invoicing, reporting and communication with riders.