IVU receives the itcs Innovation Award 2015 from the Association of German Transport Companies (VDV). The branch association has thus honoured the driving role played by IVU in the development and introduction of the new standard for vehicle communication IBIS-IP
As part of the VDV’s IP-KOM-ÖV research project, IVU took a leading role while working with industry partners on the development of the specifications. In addition, IVU was the first company to actively roll out IBIS-IP with customers. IVU engineers implemented an advance version of the standard even during its development phase in Budapest with a mixed fleet of more than 2,500 vehicles. Since 2015, the final protocol is being implemented with customers in Germany and abroad.