Parichaalan is a mobile application which has been conceptualized and developed by CRIS to make decision making and online monitoring of freight trains for freight operations easy and user friendly. The application represents data not only in a pictorial and graphical manner that is easily comprehensible but also makes the information dynamic as it is real time. Parichaalan moves operations management systems to a higher level of real time decision making and effectively caters to at Divisional, Zonal and Railway Board levels. Parichaalan is designed for:
Initially, the interface shall be provided through a Web-URL access accessible on any mobile and desktop device through browser independent of the Operating System. An App based version is being proposed as a new work in 2018-19.
FOISMapView- Indian Railways is a complex rail network spread across the country with phenomenal growth in volumes of traffic as well as continuous augmentation of infrastructure and network. It becomes imperative to leverage the enhanced analytical tools available with us for improved operations, monitoring of freight trains and optimization of rolling stock. FOIS has hither to been helping its stake holders monitor the freight business through MIS database represented in forms of data tables. FOISMapView - A GIS based monitoring and management tool has been designed and developed in CRIS which provides layered views of freight trains on Indian Railways network which can help plan the traffic flows and optimize freight operations. The FOISMapView has been designed to cater to Divisional, Zonal and Board levels of management for improved freight operations. It provides Geo-Spatial view of freight train performances, some of which are:
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