Real-time taxi dispatching using global positioning systems

Victor LIAO*

*Corresponding author for this work

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    The global positioning system (GPS) has been used extensively to track vehicles and provide traffic and positional information for fleet management. This paper discusses the experience of three Singapore-based taxi companies that implemented the GPS-based Automatic Vehicle Location and Dispatch System (AVLDS) to effectively support taxi service management.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)81-83
    Number of pages3
    JournalCommunications of the ACM
    Issue number5
    Publication statusPublished - May 2003

    Scopus Subject Areas

    • Computer Science(all)


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