White Papers and Research

Download white papers, reports and resources from SmartRail World and its partners on the latest trends, opportunities and challenges within the rail industry.

Darktrace Industrial White Paper: 
 Cyber Security for Industrial Control Systems: A New Approach

Trapeze White Paper: 
Who owns your software & data in a P3? A deeper look at the technology aspect of a public-private partnerships 

Systra White Paper: 
 Vertical platform screen doors systems: a new solution to prevent track intrusion

Rockwell Collins White Paper:
The state of cybersecurity in the rail industry

How LoRaWAN wireless connectivity benefits the transportation industry.

Emerging technologies to effectively manage growing rail networks.

Selecting Ethernet Cable to Meet Transportation Demands

ANSYS SCADE Test: An Integrated Solution to Reduce Embedded Code Testing Costs

Systra White Paper: CBTC fitting strategies and challenges for maintenance vehicles'

Systra White Paper:
Need for platform-to-track intrusion detection systems in automated metro lines.

Kontron White Paper:
On-Board Entertainment Systems for Rail

Kontron White Paper:
Importance of Computing Health Management in Transportation Systems

Kontron White Paper:
Advancing transit system security: IOT enabled COTS platforms for intelligent, data driven video surveillance.

Canadian Pacific White Paper:
Integration and alignment of PTC track data with legacy dispatch data to reduce PTC implementation cost and safety risks

Tech Mahindra White Paper:
Back office servers in a locomotive centric PTC system

IMI Precision Engineering White Paper:
Compressed air dryers for the rail industry.

Cyient White Paper:
Engineering solutions for predictive maintenance in rail.

Systra White Paper:
Balancing the need for secondary train detection in UTO projects

Systra White Paper:
Extension Strategies for Metro Lines in a CBTC Context

Systra White Paper:
CBTC for Tram: Towards Higher Levels of Automation

PRQA White Paper
Latest software for railway control and protection systems – ensuring safety standards

Alcatel-Lucent White Paper:
Norfolk Southern Case Study

Alcatel-Lucent White Paper:
Mission-critical Communications Networks for Railway Operators.

Huawei White Paper:
Huawei eLTE Solution for Urban Rail

Kapsch White Paper:
GSM-R from 'telecom service' to 'a mission-critical rail safety element'.

Belden White Paper:
Industrial Wireless Technology for Rail Systems