„Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery“
One of Oscar Wilde’s most famous quotes, this sprang to mind when we saw a competitor’s event invitations – we’re proud of what we produce, and it seems the competition is also, seeing as they are reusing the language we created!
However, we prefer to lead the market from the front and be followed, and thus to stay individually and uniquely creative – but we’re pleased that on this occassion, one of our competitors was able to be helped by taking our idea“
write, tell stories and reveal material that communicates Kapsch’s values, so they come alive for a broad readership.
Presenting Kapsch’s philosophy “challenging limits” using moving images turned out to be more difficult than originally thought. The challenge was to explain every aspect behind this philosophy in just a few minutes. Check out what happened so far.
Kapsch TrafficCom awarded as the world’s leading systems integrator and technology provider in the field of Electronic Toll Collection
The international market report “Electronic Toll Collection” of Ptolemus Consulting Group evaluated Kapsch TrafficCom in two of three categories as market leader. Within the category “Worldwide System Integrators” Kapsch took the first place in the three tested focal regions: Europe, Asia and America. In the category of “Worldwide Technology Providers”, the Viennese family-run company is […]
Interview with Peter Ummenhofer, Vice President Business Unit ITS at Kapsch TafficCom
Sounding things out for their possibilities and asking what they could be, but aren’t - this is the task that the artist Roman Pfeffer also set himself for his "Brain Twister" project. This is how he deconstructs a rowboat from the 1970s....
Kapsch BusinessCom provides for closer contact with premature babies
The international European Corridor project has focused on connecting vehicles and infrastructure since 2013. The first cooperative transportation systems will be installed along the corridor from Rotterdam to Vienna. Kapsch is involved in this as a project partner.
For a city to become a smart city, a series of challenges must be overcome. One of these challenges is intelligent parking.
About 60 million people around the world use Runtastic fitness apps and each day, up to new 150,000 users are added. They upload about a million activities per day on the servers. This requires a particularly powerful IT infrastructure
City access solutions meet the mobility needs of both locals and tourists alike while making a contribution to funding municipal traffic infrastructures.
Researchers plan to use an online game to find out what motivates people’s mobility behavior. The findings will be used for new informational offers.
Visitors to six ski resorts can now experience the new quality that digitalization is adding to tourism.
Regardless of which school of thought innovation theorists belong to or which methods they propound for developing new products and solutions, one common thread runs through all the publications on this topic: innovation takes place in dialog with those who hope to benefit from it. This is all the more true for technologies that support – or even transform – core processes in companies.
A look back at human history shows that shared infrastructure is an ancient, highly successful concept. Now it’s also applicable to IT for companies.
These days, the local public transport system is playing an increasingly major role in urban systems – and the more people use it, the more important it becomes to organize efficient access to public transit. Having to wait in line at the entrance to smart cities would call the entire concept into question.
“Wei Schifoan is des leiwandste” (“because skiing is the best”, as a very famous Austrian song goes) – This is something that those familiar with Austria and winter vacationers who know at least a few words of the Vienna dialect are long aware of. There is nothing better for winter sports fans than the feeling of bliss as they glide down the glistening white snow into the valley. However, the accompanying services could benefit from digitalization. That’s exactly why Kapsch and POOL-ALPIN, a procurement community that includes renowned Austrian and German cable car and ski lift operators, formed a partnership.
Digitally connecting the individual elements of our mobility system is one of the most important tasks of our time. The technology for this already exists. It’s the interfaces that are lacking.