Accelerating the Future of Intelligent Transportation
Creating intelligent solutions for a connected world
In the new era of mobility, transportation companies invest in technologies to make their networks safer, faster, and more efficient. With the leadership and vision of the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT), the technologies investment has led to the deployment of intelligent transportation systems (ITS) around the nation.
Intelligent Transportation Systems integrate advanced communications technologies into vehicles and transportation infrastructure to improve transportation safety, mobility, and efficiency. Many applications share information to ease congestion, improve traffic management, minimize environmental impacts, and increase the benefits for the general public.
Over the past several years, the USDOT and its operating administrations have engaged in numerous activities related to connected vehicles, which generally encompass vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V), vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I), and vehicle-to-pedestrian (V2P) communications, collectively known as V2X.
BEC's solutions utilize Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) technology, a standard defined by the globally recognized 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) to replace the existing US-promoted Dedicated short-range communications (DSRC), and Europe originated Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS).
C-V2X is based on 4G LTE mobile cellular connectivity, established in 3GPP Release 14 for safety applications with continued evolution, expansion, and support for 5G NR with 3GPP Release 15/16 for advanced use cases. C-V2X is designed to support active safety and help enhance situational awareness by detecting and exchanging information using the low-latency direct transmission in the 5.9 GHz Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) band or the conventional mobile networks.
C-V2X Roadside Units (RSU)
Connected & Autonomous Vehicle
C-V2X Onboard Units (OBU)
Traffic Management Systems
5G/4G LTE Commercial Network Solutions
BEC offers all-in-one solutions tailor-made for transportation operations to support the full range of connectivity needs, enabling a wide range of road transport and automotive services.
We also provide intelligent management via BECentral®, BEC’s cloud platform. A comprehensive suite of services to improve operational efficiencies and optimize service delivery to accelerate your ITS deployment.
BEC's Roadside Unit (RSUs) are rugged outdoor platforms with integrated antennas housed in an IP68 rated enclosure. BEC's RSU integrates seamlessly with existing traffic infrastructure, allowing in-vehicle/mobile devices to communicate with transportation infrastructures, such as traffic controllers and backhaul networks.
As part of the connected vehicle system, this component alerts drivers to adverse driving conditions, provides preemption for first responders, and signals priority for buses and service vehicles.
C-V2X Onboard Units (OBU)
Onboard Units (OBUs) from BEC combine automotive-grade design, high-performance CPUs, and multiple connectivity options such as Ethernet, Cellular Modem, GPS, DSRC, and C-V2X. The platforms are designed for easy integration into OEM and aftermarket vehicles for collecting real-time driving information from other vehicles and roadside equipment.
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