Railway: Digital within analogue

Technologies

Railway: Digital within analogue

Stefan Marschnig | 30.06.2017 | 1646 words | 11 minutes reading time

Digitalisation is the dominant topic in the railway industry too. All available data must be used intelligently for this purpose. This is emphasised by Stefan Marschnig, Associate Professor at TU Graz.

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How systems communicate

Technologies

How systems communicate

Stefan Lugschitz | 29.06.2017 | 1467 words | 10 minutes reading time

No function without communication: interfaces make sure that components of the railway infrastructure are networked effectively.

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“Strictly according to protocol”

Applications

“Strictly according to protocol”

Fabian Schwarz | 28.06.2017 | 1143 words | 8 minutes reading time

Railway applications are becoming more and more complex. Melanie Kleinpötzl, Frauscher Product Management, explains in an interview how high-performance software protocols guarantee the essential problem-free communication between systems.

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The question remains: Analogue or digital

Technologies

The question remains: Analogue or digital

Manfred Sommergruber | 26.06.2017 | 796 words | 6 minutes reading time

Signals from wheel sensors can be analogue or digital. Manfred Sommergruber uses the example of the Frauscher RSR110 wheel sensor to explain the respective features.

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