3 Reasons Why PTC is Only Part of the Solution

3 Reasons Why PTC is Only Part of the Solution

In less than three months, there have been multiple high-profile train accidents. Each time, images of mangled cars and wreckage flooded the Internet. As the CEO of a company that offers smart technology solutions for the rail industry, I have had to ask myself, “What...
How We’re Centralizing Big Data

How We’re Centralizing Big Data

Despite being proactive about rail safety, there are a few common issues that we still encounter, like overspeed and blindspots. Big data can help improve safety and efficiency, and at Wi-Tronix, we are using big data to the best of our ability to detect and prevent...
The Right Way to Use Big Data

The Right Way to Use Big Data

Big data has the potential to revolutionize your operations, but many companies in the rail industry aren’t using big data to its fullest extent, which means they aren’t extracting the best results. Many gather all the data and look for correlations, but don’t know...
Using AI to “See” The World More Clearly

Using AI to “See” The World More Clearly

Visual intelligence is one of the most underutilized technologies in rail right now. Visual Intelligence (or VI) is using AI to process video information in order to allow systems to “see.” “Seeing” is the ability to detect and interpret information from...
Can Railroads Meet the 40% Increase in Demand by 2040?

Can Railroads Meet the 40% Increase in Demand by 2040?

Hauling everything from coal to produce, railroads generate $10 of economic activity for every $1 spent. From 2015 to 2040, U.S. freight demand is projected to increase 40 percent. This presents an obvious opportunity, but railroads will have to compete with...
Invest In Efficiency to Invest In Your People

Invest In Efficiency to Invest In Your People

As Vice President of Customer Success at Wi-Tronix, I can attest to the necessity of efficiency to ensure success. Efficiency is not an option; it is essential in the rail space to reduce silos, improve the flow of information, and improve communication. But what does...