Transit Data Collection Functional Area


Collection and storage of transit management data. For use by operations personnel or data archives in the region.

Included In

TANK Transit System Dispatch
SORTA Transit Dispatch Center
SORTA Riverfront Transit Operations Center
Local Transit Systems
CTC Transit Dispatch

Functional Requirements

1The center shall collect transit management data such as transit fares and passenger use, transit services, paratransit operations, transit vehicle maintenance data, etc.
2The center shall assign quality control metrics and meta-data to be stored along with the data. Meta-data may include attributes that describe the source and quality of the data and the conditions surrounding the collection of the data.
3The center shall receive and respond to requests from ITS Archives for either a catalog of the transit data or for the data itself.
4The center shall be able to produce sample products of the data available.