Friday, August 3, 2012

Web quest about KAPSCH

This post is to search information about Kapsch.

1. How many employees work for Kapsch Group around the world?

with about 5,000 employees around the world

2. What are their 3 Business Fields?

3. For Automatic Number Plate Recognition, how many products are offered and what are their main features?

 VR2  - is a camera to capture images.

principal caracteristics

         1.-  is optimized for used in traffic applicatins.
         2.-  images analysis of the highest level.
         3.-  reliable and timely correct image acquisition and processing

VDR LPN, IR-sensitive fully integrated camera

principal caracteristics

          1.- automatic vehicle detection and number plate reader
          2.- high quality and high resolution camera with built-in IR-ilumination


4. Regarding Transceivers & Readers, what is the best product offered? Why?

CEB DSRC Transceivers, the best is : TRX-1220, because is most powerfull, and made to MLFF

WAVE DSRC Transceiver, the best is : MTX9450 because is FCC certified. 

JANUS Reader is the best, because is more flexible.

OMR-9734 Reader, is the best because is more powerful and contains different ways to communicate

5. Describe Kapsch BusinessCom in 40 words.

Kapsch TrafficCom is a provider of high-performance intelligent transportation systems (ITS) in the application fields of toll collection, urban access management and traffic safety and security. Kapsch TrafficCom covers the entire value creation chain of its customers as a one-stop shop by providing products and components as well as subsystems as open market products, by integrating them into turnkey systems or by developing end-to-end solutions, including services for the technical and commercial operations of systems.

Within its current core business of electronic toll collection (ETC), Kapsch TrafficCom designs, builds and operates primarily electronic toll collection systems, in particular for multi-lane free-flow traffic. With 280 references in 41 countries on all 5 continents and with almost 70 million on-board units delivered and about 18,000 lanes equipped, Kapsch TrafficCom has positioned itself among the internationally recognized suppliers of electronic toll collection worldwide. Kapsch TrafficCom is headquartered in Vienna, Austria, and has subsidiaries and representative offices in 30 countries.