Monthly Archives: December 2010

Beta Release of our Configuration Service

I’m happy to announce that we now have a beta release of our Transit Appliance configuration service available at http://service.config.transitappliance.com/ Currently it only supports TriMet (and Portland Streetcar, since Streetcar is included in the TriMet GTFS file). So you will … Continue reading

Posted in Configuration Service | 6 Comments

The “Phone Home” Pattern and Roles in the Transit Appliance Ecosystem

The core idea for transit appliances is that they are from a user perspective, very simple devices. Ideally the only control is an on/off switch. To support this and to support deployment at scale, you want a device that can … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture | 2 Comments