3.11.2010: CS and DCS in Technology Partnership for intelligent transportation systems



CS Communications & Systems (CS), designer and integrator of intelligent transportation solutions and Diamond Consulting Services (DCS), specialists in research, development and consultancy for the ITS industry, announced today the signing of a partnership agreement for the integration of Idris automatic vehicle detection and classification (AVC) software.

CS is a provider of turn-key projects, proposing innovative and performance proven solutions based on state-of-the-art technologies. These custom tailored solutions provide the most advanced and accurate systems allowing reliable revenue collection, while reducing operating costs and optimising automation levels and sustainability.

CS chose to integrate Idris Technology into its versatile tolling solutions to meet AVC specifications in line with global requirements for market performance. Idris, a worldwide proven technology, operates in all lane types, in all weather conditions, for all traffic environments, and is now specified in operator tenders for effective, reliable AVC in Open Road Tolling systems (ORT).

Under this agreement, CS becomes an Idris Certified Licensee Company, and a prime integrator for Idris solutions. CS and its customers also benefit from the ongoing support and development provided by DCS. 

“Pioneer in this segment, CS has already demonstrated its capabilities as an integrator of innovative solutions for electronic toll collection systems. By incorporating Idris, a technology leader, this partnership enables CS to complement its classification system especially for the North American market”, said Arnaud Quemard, Executive Vice President of CS’ ITS Business Unit.Écouter


About Diamond Consulting Services (DCS)
DCS specializes in Research, Development and Consultancy for the ITS industry. Over the last 15 years, DCS has proved to be a leader in the field of vehicle detection and classification. On this reputation, the company has built a significant business with its Idris Vehicle Detection Technology. The patented Idris technology comprises automatic vehicle detection and classification software, used worldwide in applications such as incident detection and multi-lane Open Road Tolling schemes. From a basic in-ground loop detection system, a powerful axle recognition and classification technology has been developed which produces class accuracy levels greater than 99.5% - unmatched by any other single sensor solution. For more information on DCS, visit: www.idris-technology.com


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