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Mobile Networks and Applications

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 167–176 | Cite as

Integrating Personalized and Accessible Itineraries in MaaS Ecosystems Through Microservices

  • Andrea Melis
  • Silvia MirriEmail author
  • Catia Prandi
  • Marco Prandini
  • Paola Salomoni
  • Franco Callegati
Article

Abstract

Mobility is a crucial sector for the livability of urban spaces, both in terms of accessibility for people with disabilities, and in terms of enjoyability by people with different interests. The deep transformation mobility is undergoing, heading towards commoditization of the full spectrum of transportation services, can lead to efficient solutions based on the same principle for all these needs. This paper shows how the approach based on the flexible orchestration of microservices allows to build applications that are, at the same time, more easily suited to the specific needs of different user categories, and more seamlessly integrated in the Mobility as a Service approach to smart mobility.

Keywords

Mobility-as-a-Service Microservices Users with special needs 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Melis
    • 1
  • Silvia Mirri
    • 2
    Email author
  • Catia Prandi
    • 2
  • Marco Prandini
    • 2
  • Paola Salomoni
    • 2
  • Franco Callegati
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Information EngineeringUniversitá di BolognaBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringUniversitá di BolognaBolognaItaly

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