Physical Object: Transportation Information Center

TIC Travel Services Information and Reservation

Overview

'TIC Travel Services Information' disseminates information about traveler services such as lodging, restaurants, and service stations. Tailored traveler service information is provided on request that meets the constraints and preferences specified by the traveler. This application also supports reservations and advanced payment for traveler services including parking and loading zone use.

This functional object is included in the "Transportation Information Center" physical object.

This functional object is included in the following service packages:

This functional object is mapped to the following Functional View PSpecs:

Requirements

# Requirement
01 The center shall disseminate yellow pages information (such as lodging, restaurants, theaters, bicycle facilities, and other tourist activities) to travelers upon request.
02 The center shall support yellow pages service information and reservation requests from a vehicle.
03 The center shall support yellow pages service information and reservation requests from a traveler on-board a transit vehicle.
04 The center shall provide all yellow pages information based on the traveler's current location and filter the provided information accordingly.
05 The center shall manage registration of yellow pages service providers, store provider details, and transact payments for the provider's registration.
06 The center shall manage reservations and payment for yellow pages services and provide transaction success or failure details.
07 The center shall provide electric charging station information identifying the location, operating hours, current availability, charging capacity and standards supported, access restrictions, and rates/fee structure for each station to travelers.
09 The center shall provide charging station information to electric vehicles in order to balance the supply and demand of charging facilities.
10 The center shall support yellow pages service information and reservation requests from a kiosk.
11 The center shall support yellow pages service information and reservation requests from a personal device.

Information Flows

Source Flow Destination
Alternate Mode Transportation Center service information response Transportation Information Center
Electric Charging Station electric charging station information Transportation Information Center
Financial Center payment methods financial institution Transportation Information Center
Financial Center settlement Transportation Information Center
Parking Management Center loading zone reservation confirmation Transportation Information Center
Parking Management Center parking reservation confirmation Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device travel services request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device user account setup Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device user profile Transportation Information Center
TIC Operator TIC operator input Transportation Information Center
Transportation Information Center service information request Alternate Mode Transportation Center
Transportation Information Center electric charging services inventory Electric Charging Station
Transportation Information Center payment request Financial Center
Transportation Information Center loading zone reservation request Parking Management Center
Transportation Information Center parking reservation request Parking Management Center
Transportation Information Center travel services information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center TIC operations information presentation TIC Operator
Transportation Information Center travel service information request Travel Services Provider System
Transportation Information Center travel service reservation request Travel Services Provider System
Transportation Information Center travel services information Traveler Support Equipment
Transportation Information Center electric charging services inventory Vehicle OBE
Transportation Information Center travel services information Vehicle OBE
Travel Services Provider System travel service information Transportation Information Center
Travel Services Provider System travel service reservations Transportation Information Center
Traveler Support Equipment travel services request Transportation Information Center
Vehicle OBE travel services request Transportation Information Center
Vehicle OBE user profile Transportation Information Center

Standards

Currently, there are no standards associated with the functional object itself though the interfaces may have standards associated with them.