Gartner Research

Wireless Data Opportunities in the Transportation Industry

Published: 15 October 2001

ID: G00101329

Analyst(s): Cathy Tornbohm , Robert L. Goodwin


Transportation companies have been using mobile solutions for more than 30 years, but how are new networks, technologies and devices driving demand for IT services companies serving this sector?

Table Of Contents
  • Transportation Sector — Obvious Candidate for Mobile Data
  • Rail — Opportunities but No Imperative for Wireless Data Projects
  • Trucking and Logistics Companies — Old Hands With Wireless Data Projects
  • Airlines — Pioneers in Wireless Projects
  • Gartner Dataquest Perspective
    • Transportation Industry Market Drivers
    • Transportation Industry Market Inhibitors
    • Gartner Dataquest Recommendations

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