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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“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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Mixed technology for more information

Technologies

Mixed technology for more information

Mayank Tripathi | 27.06.2017 | 1618 words | 11 minutes reading time

Mixing wisely for real added value: When Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) is linked to axle counters and inductive wheel sensors, valuable information can be generated for railway applications.

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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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