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Next Generation Data Engineering
A Mobile Biometric Solution to identify Criminals
Few tools are as important as biometrics in preventing terrorism, strengthening law enforcement and supporting our immigration system. That’s why UK police forces across the country have long sought to deploy mobile biometrics identification devices. Unfortunately, such devices had previously been expensive, difficult to use, and reliant on increasingly out-of-date technology – which is where the Home Office Biometrics (HOB) programme came in, supported by BAE Systems as its delivery partner.
An 'accurate to a single-second' system for TfL's railway timetable
Timetable project sponsor George McInulty, Programme Director of Infrastructure: “The ability to construct timetables accurate to a single second is world class - no other railway in the world has a timetabling system this good.”
BAE Systems has rolled out a new, ‘accurate to a single second’ system for producing TfL timetables. Known as the Railway Timetable System (RTS), the system has replaced the 40-year-old CART system, which was heavily reliant on obsolescent technologies.
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