Physical Object: Personal Information Device

Personal Trip Planning and Route Guidance

Overview

'Personal Trip Planning and Route Guidance' provides a personalized trip plan to the traveler. The trip plan is calculated based on preferences and constraints supplied by the traveler and provided to the traveler for confirmation. Coordination may continue during the trip so that the route plan can be modified to account for new information. Many equipment configurations are possible including systems that provide a basic trip plan to the traveler as well as more sophisticated systems that can provide transition by transition guidance to the traveler along a multi-modal route with transfers. Devices represented by this functional object include desktop computers at home, work, or at major trip generation sites, plus personal devices such as tablets and 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 allow a traveler to request expedited border clearance.
01 The personal traveler interface shall allow a traveler to request and confirm multi-modal route guidance from a specified source to a destination.
02 The personal traveler interface shall provide the traveler with updates regarding their expedited border clearance registration.
02 The personal traveler interface shall forward the request for route guidance to a traveler information center for route calculation.
03 The personal traveler interface shall forward user preferences, background information, constraints, and payment information to the supplying traveler information center.
04 The personal traveler interface shall present personal trip planning information to the traveler in audible or visual forms consistent with a personal device, and suitable for travelers with hearing and vision physical disabilities.
05 The personal traveler interface shall provide the capability for a traveler to request and receive freight specific traveler information including truck routes, permit information, truck stops, inspection stations, steep grades, high-profile vehicle advisories, etc. Information provided includes freight-related road and weather conditions, parking information, and route plans.
06 The personal traveler interface shall allow a traveler to send a stop request to an approaching transit vehicle.
07 The personal traveler interface shall allow a traveler to request connection protection be provided as part of the traveler's trip request.
08 The personal traveler interface shall provide to the traveler with updates regarding their transit trip in order to provide connection protection.
09 The personal device shall provide a mechanism for its user to create/modify a trip plan including selection of mode, route and parking.

Information Flows

Source Flow Destination
Border Inspection Administration Center expedited traveler registration status Personal Information Device
Connected Vehicle Roadside Equipment transit stop guidance Personal Information Device
Payment Device actuate secure payment Personal Information Device
Personal Information Device expedited traveler registration Border Inspection Administration Center
Personal Information Device transit user information Connected Vehicle Roadside Equipment
Personal Information Device payment device update Payment Device
Personal Information Device request for payment Payment Device
Personal Information Device transfer request Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device transit information user request Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device transit stop request Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device trip confirmation Transit Management Center
Personal Information Device transfer request Transit Vehicle OBE
Personal Information Device transit stop request Transit Vehicle OBE
Personal Information Device transit user information Transit Vehicle OBE
Personal Information Device freight traveler information preferences Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device trip confirmation Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device trip feedback Transportation Information Center
Personal Information Device trip request 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
Transit Management Center personal transit information Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center transfer status Personal Information Device
Transit Management Center trip plan Personal Information Device
Transit Vehicle OBE transfer status Personal Information Device
Transit Vehicle OBE transit vehicle information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center freight-specific traveler information Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center parking plan Personal Information Device
Transportation Information Center trip plan 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.