Topic to Highlight the Best Configuration of Cellular Technologies for Operational and Customer-Focused Transit Solutions
MINNETONKA, Minn., March 29, 2016 –
Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com
), a leading global provider of mission-critical machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT connectivity products and services, today announced that it will be presenting at the American Public Transit Association (APTA) 2016 Fare Collection & Revenue Management Summit and TransITech Conference, taking place April 11-13, 2016, at the Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center in San Diego, Calif.
Digi International Senior Product Manager, Brent Nelson, will participate in a Revenue Management Reporting panel on April 12 at 3 p.m. Mr. Nelson will present on the topic “A Fork in the Road for LTE,” focusing on the current roadmaps for cellular technology including new LTE standards that focus on low power, low data machine-to-machine communications. His presentation will cover the role of cellular technology and its appropriate usage in the mix of high-bandwidth (passenger Wi-Fi) and low-bandwidth (computer-aided dispatch/automatic vehicle location systems and ticketing terminals) applications, device choice, and solution longevity.
Digi will be exhibiting at booth #204, highlighted by demonstrations of its Digi Transport product line
of secure, rugged 3G/4G LTE cellular routers for commercial and industrial applications.
Since its founding in 1985, Digi International has been at the forefront of the IoT industry
and, over the course of 30 years, has connected more than 100 million devices. Digi Smart City solutions add connectivity and intelligence to critical systems to gather real-time information and provide remote management for public transit systems, Positive Train Control (PTC), and traffic control to reduce response times, and enable new operational efficiencies and citizen services.
The FARE COLLECTION & REVENUE MANAGEMENT SUMMIT addresses a wide array of topics targeted at public transportation personnel involved in the collection and protection of transit fares and revenues. The program includes innovations and updates in the areas of fare systems (e.g., technology, management, and maintenance), revenue management policy, system procurement, implementation, theft, and fraud.
About Digi International
Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) is a leading global provider of mission-critical machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. We help our customers create next-generation connected products and deploy and manage critical communications infrastructures in demanding environments with high levels of security, relentless reliability and bulletproof performance. Founded in 1985, we’ve helped our customers connect over 100 million things, and growing. For more information, visit Digi's website at www.digi.com
, or call 877-912-3444 (U.S.) or 952-912-3444 (International).
Office: +1 781-418-2402