In order to raise the number of passengers while providing more convenience in public transport, companies use more mobile equipment for their workflow. Furthermore operation is more flexible and tailored to customer’s requirements using to up-to-date information from traffic control systems, car flow monitoring and passenger tracking.
- Train conductors taking cash or electronic payments,
- bus drivers following complicated or changing routes,
- bus mechanics using diagnostic tools and referencing trouble-shooting manuals,
- bus or train controllers checking passengers with contact-less cards.
These are only a few examples of applications in the world of public transportation using rugged mobile computers. M3 has become very popular in public transport applications.