City planning and transportation can be easily figured out with big data.
Big Data and Artificial Intelligence when combined together can produce unexpected results. With the help of big data, mass transportation sector can be hugely benefitted. City planning and transportation can be easily figured out with big data.
In this sector, big data can offer insights from the behavior of travelers such as the routes taken while travelling from one place to another or mode of transportation selected etc. This data allows the industry experts to understand why people choose a particular route or a particular mode of transportation only. Based on this analysis, industry planners can figure out where to put maximum efforts.
Considering the huge population of our country, and the number of people daily commuting via public transport, it is important to build a stronger transportation network and cover all the loopholes. Data collected in various forms such as GPS information, call records, mobile transactions etc. have helped data scientists in gathering information as to how much time it takes in travelling from one place to another, where people are travelling and other useful statistics.