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We like to provide our own insights and thoughts via our blog and industry articles.

Samantha Link, part 1 – an interview regarding Learning @ Nomad Week

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Samantha Link is Nomad Digital’s Global Talent & Development Manager. In part one of her interview, she discusses the benefits associated with Learning @ Nomad Week. Benefits include development, wellbeing and social.

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The connected bus

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Travelling by bus within the UK has always been a popular, affordable and an effective means of travel. In this article, we will focus on how the connected bus will benefit the operator.

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The future of rail – technological advancements

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Today, technology advancements are progressing in the rail industry and are bridging the gap for some of the latest software innovations. This means a passenger's journey could become near to totally digital.

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Nomad virtually attends SmartTransit 2020

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On 25-26 August 2020, Nomad Digital attended SmartTransit’s first virtual event. The transit focused on agencies across Northern America, who were and still are facing challenges within the rail industry.

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Technology is evolving with the Onboard Data Centre

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Prior to the Onboard Data Centre, traditional train technology companies such as Nomad Digital have been installing connectivity hardware onboard. The problem is every application added to the train possesses similarities, whether this is obtaining its own hardware or discrete network - increasing the quantity of connectivity hardware on-board.

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Security-as-a-Service (SaaS) – why businesses should take it seriously

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In the rail industry, the majority of equipment installed tends to have a long product lifecycle. Take for example your central Communications Control Unit (CCU), they will last up to 10 years on average and are considered to be a valuable asset, handling the communication between the train and shoreside infrastructure.

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Smart Safety

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Thermal cameras can be an effective tool used worldwide to reignite the public transport industry, whilst fighting the spread of Covid-19. Measurements happen in real-time, no physical contact is needed, and data can be obtained from behind the scenes.

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How Remote Online Condition Monitoring (ROCM) is influencing the Railway Industry

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Maintenance within railway has evolved considerably, influenced by technology, globalisation and the awareness that we have limited resources.

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