Mobile technology in Indian Railways

Just read this post regarding Indian Railways Getting Tech Smart on Techtree. Its good that Railway has also recognised that mobile solutions can really help them be more productive or atleast provide better services to their travellers.

Here is the piece from the article:

A proposal to provide hand held computer terminals to TTEs in reserved coaches is on the anvil. How it will work is that the TTEs will feed in the current vacancy position, coach wise and berth wise in the hand held terminals, which will be directly linked to passenger reservation system (PRS) to enable allotment of vacant berths to wait-listed passengers at ensuing stations.

Read on at:

http://www.techtree.com/India/News/Indian_Railways_Getting_Tech_Smart/551-79733-547.html

2 thoughts on “Mobile technology in Indian Railways

  1. Spot Ur Train – http://www.mobyqube.com
    This is an useful WAP page helpful for all the train travellers.
    Using your train number, you can know the current status of the train and the time at which it will reach the forthcoming stations.
    You need not waste your time waiting in the railway station if you know that the train is going to be late. You can use your mobile to see the Expected Time of Arrival of your Train.

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