The Bus Open Data Service (BODS) has been successful in attracting a wide range of data consumers to explore the timetable data available. Following conversations with some of these data consumers it was identified that there needed to be some additional advice and support on how to understand different versions of timetables that have been provided to BODS.
There are a bewildering range of displays on offer from suppliers - from LED to TFT, powered by mains, battery and solar. With the climate emergency and environmental concerns high in people’s minds, the impact of our choices of technology needs to be considered more than ever.
Purchasing and environmental teams are increasingly expecting questions to be asked whenever equipment is purchased.