FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

Functional Requirements: TMC Traffic Information Dissemination


Description: This equipment package disseminates traffic and road conditions, closure and detour information, incident information, driver advisories, and other traffic-related data to other centers, the media, and driver information systems. It monitors and controls driver information system field equipment including dynamic message signs and highway advisory radio, managing dissemination of driver information through these systems.
Functional Requirements:
  1. The center shall remotely control dynamic messages signs for dissemination of traffic and other information to drivers.
  2. The center shall remotely control driver information systems that communicate directly from a center to the vehicle radio (such as Highway Advisory Radios) for dissemination of traffic and other information to drivers.
  3. The center shall collect operational status for the driver information systems equipment (DMS, HAR, etc.).
  4. The center shall collect fault data for the driver information systems equipment (DMS, HAR, etc.) for repair.
  5. The center shall retrieve locally stored traffic information, including current and forecasted traffic information, road and weather conditions, traffic incident information, information on diversions and alternate routes, closures, and special traffic restrictions (lane/shoulder use, weight restrictions, width restrictions, HOV requirements), and the definition of the road network itself.
  6. The center shall distribute traffic data to maintenance and construction centers, transit centers, emergency management centers, and traveler information providers.
  7. The center shall distribute traffic data to the media; the capability to provide the information in both data stream and graphical display shall be supported.
  8. The center shall provide the capability for center personnel to control the nature of the data that is available to non-traffic operations centers and the media.
  9. The center shall distribute traffic information to information service providers for dissemination to the public.
Included In: Brevard County Traffic Operations Center
CFX Expressway Management System
City of Daytona Beach Traffic Management Center
City of Maitland Traffic Operations Center
City of Melbourne Traffic Operations Center
City of Ocala Traffic Management Center
City of Orlando Traffic Management Center
City of Winter Park Traffic Operations Center
FDOT District 5 RTMC
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)
Lake County TMC
Marion County Traffic Management Center
Orange County Traffic Management Center
Osceola County Traffic Operations Center
Seminole County TMC
Sumter County Traffic Operations Center
Volusia County Traffic Management Center