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In Focus: Fare Collection
Flowbird Transportation
Intelligence Open
Payment Solution
Flowbird's Account Based
Ticketing (ABT) and Open
Payments provide the
pathway to cloud-based
solutions, transforming the
relationship between bus,
rail, metro and ferry operators
and their customers.
INIT Innovations in
Transportation, Inc.
Visa Certified, AccountBased
Fare Management
System: MOBILEvario
The 'Visa Ready for Transit'
certification confirms that a
back office or payment gateway
solution that improves
the transit experience meets
Visa's standards for easy,
fast and secure contactless
payments. MOBILEvario is a
multi-client capable - and
now Visa certified - fare
management platform
that offers transit agencies
complete control over all
sales processes. The platform
delivers simple integration
with third parties
thanks to open Application
Programming Interfaces
(APIs), real-time and best
price fare calculation and
flexible payment options
including cash, paper tickets,
smart cards, barcodes,
mobile tickets and open
payment (EMV) media.
Passengers benefit from
real-time account management,
equitable fare pricing,
convenient payment options
and simplified transit use.
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Cubic Transportation
Systems Umo Mobility
Umo's platform-based
approach simplifies transportation
It allows riders to pay for
transportation with their
preferred method, including
contactless smart cards, a
mobile app and paper tokens
(with QR codes). Student
or employee ID cards can
also serve as travel passes.
Delivered as Softwareas-a-Service,
Umo allows
operators to deploy fare
collection capabilities from
account-based ticketing to
contactless payment, including
regular updates and
improvements to the system.
Umo also provides analytics
for understanding traveler
behavior, helping agencies
provide the best services for
the communities they serve.
Littlepay Littlepay Contactless
Littlepay is a payments infrastructure
provider focused
on the transit and mobility
industries specializing in
contactless EMV ticketing
solutions. Its API-based
platform is integrated with
a range of payment readers
and acquiring banks, giving
transit operators a simple
and cost-effective transition
to contactless open loop
ticketing. With a network
of 'Littlepay ready' device
providers, acquiring banks
and payment gateways, the
selection process can be fast
and convenient for transit
agencies of all sizes. The
team at Littlepay manages
the complexities and security
demands of transit payments,
and its 'plug and play' model
is PCI-Level 1 compliant.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of March_2022

Editor’s Notebook
People & Places
Riders are Coming Back but Where are the Drivers?
Turning a BRT Line into a Successful Network
Capital Programs Strike Steady Pace
How the Village of Bedford Park and Uber Connect People to Jobs
Sound Transit Driving Consensus Against All Odds
Best Practices
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March_2022 - Editor’s Notebook
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March_2022 - People & Places
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March_2022 - Riders are Coming Back but Where are the Drivers?
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March_2022 - Turning a BRT Line into a Successful Network
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March_2022 - Capital Programs Strike Steady Pace
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March_2022 - How the Village of Bedford Park and Uber Connect People to Jobs
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March_2022 - Sound Transit Driving Consensus Against All Odds
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March_2022 - Products
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March_2022 - Best Practices
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