The Optibus Blog

Thoughts about scheduling, planning, mass transit, technology, algorithms and more.

Creating a git history that suits your needs

Developing a feature can be messy: unclear requirements, refactoring, peer feedback, and typos. These events are...

How I’m making our Calendar collaborative in real-time with Redux and Operational Transformation

Calendar is the new homepage of Optibus - the central source of truth of which schedules are operational on which days.

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Advisors from Biobío Region, Chile, talk transportation technology with Optibus

Representativesfrom the Biobío Region of Chile paid a visit to Optibus’ headquarters to discuss how technology can...

Security Snapshot of Today’s Public Transportation Industry

As an IT Manager or CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) for a public transportation system, you have to make big...

Australia delegation explores innovation with Optibus

A delegation representing Victoria, Australia visited Optibus’ headquarters in Tel Aviv to discuss technological...

Grupo GA Brasil partners with Optibus to improve its Minas Gerais operation

Grupo GA Brasil, a public transportation operator serving the states of Minas Gerais and Paraná, is now working with...

The 5 key takeaways from the first Optibus Hub User Conference

On November 15th Optibus returned to Paddington Station in London, where its European business started out years ago....

MobiBrasil brings Optibus to LATAM’s largest bus system in São Paulo and their Recife operations

The MobiBrasil Group is rolling out Optibus’ Planning and Scheduling software across its Recife and São Paulo...

Optimizing BRT Sorocaba for 1.6 million monthly passengers

The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system for the city of Sorocaba, in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, is the latest public...

The four values that define Optibus

Does a company need to define its values? 

Optibus hits 2,000 cities with expansion into Vienna

Two thousand cities worldwide now have public transportation that is being planned and scheduled using Optibus’...

Chile Minister of Transport visits Optibus to discuss future of public transportation

Optibus had the honor of hosting Chile’s Minister of Transport and Telecommunications, Juan Carlos Muñoz Abogabir, at...

Optibus wins bid for Rio de Janeiro’s Bus Rapid Transit system

Optibus has been selected to supply the planning and scheduling software for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system in Rio...

Agencies and operators gain advanced visibility into service plans with Optibus’ Calendar

Today, Optibus announced the launch of the Optibus Calendar, which makes it easier for transportation agencies and...