Huawei showcases digital rly solutions in Int’l Railway Summit

Business Desk

4 December, 2017 12:00 AM printer

The 5th international railway summit was hosted by IRITS events in association with the International Union of Railways (UIC) and Huawei Technologies.

The event was held in Kuala Lumpur on 15-17 November 2017, attracted nearly 200 delegates from global vendors, industry leaders, rail operators and experts, said a press release.

Working with partners such as Jiaxun Feihong, Top Xingda, and Singapore's ST Electronics, Huawei also displayed the Railway IoT and Urban Rail Cloud solutions based on the latest cloud computing, Big Data, and the Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, as well as how these solutions drive the Digital Transformation of the rail sector.

The Huawei-led Digital Railway Transformation session was held on November 16. Speakers from Malaysia's Land Public Transport Commission (S.P.A.D.), the UIC, China Association of Metros, and Prasarana Malaysia Berhad shared their views on how digital technologies transform the rail industry.