Transit Center Connection Protection Functional Area


Manages the coordination of transit transfers between routes, including routes on different modes. Also supports the capability for travelers to obtain connection protection throughout a trip.

Included In

CapMetro Fixed-Route Operations Center
CARTS Transit Operations Center
Private Transportation Provider Operations
CapMetro Freight and Passenger Rail Operations Center
CapMetro MetroAccess Paratransit Operations Center
CapMetro MetroRapid BRT Operations Center
Municipal/County Transit Operations Center

Functional Requirements

1The center shall manage service requests for routing of an individual through the transit system.
2The center shall provide transit plans for both fixed and demand responsive transit to transit passengers.
3The center shall be able to coordinate with Other Transit Management systems or Multimodal Transportation Service Providers in order to provide a complete multimodal trip plan.
4The center shall track the passenger through the transit network, and coordinate with Other TRM and Multimodal Transportation Service Providers so that the passenger makes efficient connections between the transit system and other transit systems or other modes of transportation.