Physical Object: Personal Information Device

Personal Interactive Traveler Information

Overview

'Personal Interactive Traveler Information' provides traffic information, road conditions, transit information, yellow pages (traveler services) information, special event information, and other traveler information that is specifically tailored based on the traveler's request and/or previously submitted traveler profile information. It also supports interactive services that support enrollment, account management, and payments for transportation services. The interactive traveler information capability is provided by personal devices including personal computers and personal portable devices such as smart phones.

This functional object is included in the "Personal Information Device" 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 personal traveler interface shall receive traffic information from a center and present it to the traveler upon request.
01 The personal traveler interface shall receive truck parking information from a center and present it to the commercial vehicle driver upon request
02 The personal traveler interface shall receive transit information from a center and present it to the traveler upon request.
03 The personal traveler interface shall receive traveler services information (such as lodging, restaurants, theaters, bicycle facilities, and other tourist activities) from a center and present it to the traveler upon request.
04 The personal traveler interface shall receive event information from a center and present it to the traveler upon request.
05 The personal traveler interface shall receive evacuation information from a center and present it to the traveler.
06 The personal traveler interface shall receive wide-area alerts and present it to the traveler.
07 The personal traveler interface shall accept reservations for confirmed trip plans.
08 The personal traveler interface shall support payment for services, such as confirmed trip plans, tolls, transit fares, parking lot charges, map updates, and advanced payment for tolls.
09 The personal traveler interface shall provide an interface through which credit identity, stored credit value, or traveler information may be collected from a traveler card being used by a traveler with a personal device.
10 The personal traveler interface shall base requests from the traveler on the traveler's current location or a specific location identified by the traveler, and filter the provided information accordingly.
11 The personal traveler interface shall support traveler input in audio or manual form.
12 The personal traveler interface shall present interactive information to the traveler in audible or visual forms consistent with a personal device, and suitable for travelers with hearing and vision physical disabilities.
13 The personal traveler interface shall be able to store frequently requested or used data, including the traveler's identity, home and work locations, etc.
14 The personal traveler interface shall receive travel alerts and present them to the traveler. Relevant alerts are provided based on pre-supplied trip characteristics and preferences.
15 The personal traveler interface shall accept personal preferences, recurring trip characteristics, and traveler alert subscription information from the traveler and send this information to a center to support customized traveler information services.
16 The personal traveler interface shall provide an interface to establish and manage user road pricing accounts, process road pricing payments, and access road pricing reports under user control
17 The personal traveler interface shall receive traveler information including traffic and road conditions, advisories, incidents, payment information, transit services, parking information, weather information, and other travel-related data updates and confirmations.
18 The personal traveler interface shall provide an interface to establish and manage user road pricing accounts, process road pricing payments, and access road pricing reports under user control.
19 The personal traveler interface shall provide the ability for a traveler to set up and modify a user account for a regional electronic payment system.
20 The personal traveler interface shall be able to provide payment information for road use charges.
21 The personal traveler interface shall be able to provide payment information for use of a low emission zone.
22 The personal traveler interface shall provide the ability for a traveler to select customized information about a disaster and evacuation routing.
23 The personal traveler interface shall provide the ability for a traveler to select customized information on evacuation resources including self-evacuation options, anticipated pickup time and location if a transportation asset is to be deployed, destination shelter, and supporting information on what to bring.
24 The personal traveler interface shall provide the ability for a traveler to select customized information on resources along evacuation routes based on inputs from other evacuees.
25 The personal traveler interface shall provide the ability for a traveler to select customized information on estimated reentry date/times following a disaster.
26 The personal device shall receive information on available parking including available spaces with associated information about parking restrictions and location for each available space.

Information Flows

Source Flow Destination
Parking Management Center registered secureIDs Personal Information Device
Parking Management Center traveler payment request Personal Information Device
Parking Management Center user account reports Personal Information Device
Payment Administration Center access violation notification Personal Information Device
Payment Administration Center registered secureIDs Personal Information Device
Payment Administration Center traveler payment request Personal Information Device
Payment Administration Center user account reports Personal Information Device
Payment Device actuate secure payment Personal Information Device
Personal Information Device actuate secure payment Parking Management Center
Personal Information Device traveler payment information Parking Management Center
Personal Information Device user account setup Parking Management Center
Personal Information Device actuate secure payment Payment Administration Center
Personal Information Device traveler payment information Payment Administration Center
Personal Information Device user account setup Payment Administration Center
Personal Information Device payment device update Payment Device
Personal Information Device request for payment Payment Device
Personal Information Device traveler request Social Media
Personal Information Device traveler sourced updates Social Media
Personal Information Device actuate secure payment Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device transit information user request Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device traveler payment information Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device user account setup Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device cv trip request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device emergency traveler information request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device evacuation assistance request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device shelter request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device travel services request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device traveler request Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device traveler sourced updates Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device user account setup Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device user profile Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device traveler interface updates Traveler
Social Media interactive traveler information Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center personal transit information Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center registered secureIDs Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center traveler payment request Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center user account reports Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center emergency traveler information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center evacuation assistance information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center interactive traveler information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center parking availability Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center parking plan Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center shelter recommendations Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center travel services information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center traveler alerts Personal Information Device
Traveler traveler input Personal Information Device

Standards

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