All Lessons for Source

Source: Ventura County Fare Integration: A Case Study

Make system maintenance response time and local presence a priority when selecting a systems integrator.(9/1/2001)
Ventura County’s experience with an transit fare collection system integration.

Establish a champion and open communication among stakeholders to help enable regional smart card programs.(9/1/2001)
Ventura County’s experience with the deployment of an automated transit fare collection system.

Establish a pricing structure for the new fare media that makes them competitive with other available fare media.(9/1/2001)
Ventura County’s experience with an automated transit fare collection system.

Ensure customer acceptance of new technology.(9/1/2001)
Ventura County’s experience with an automated transit fare collection system.

Establish technical requirements during the planning stages of the project and monitor on-going performance of those requirements.(9/1/2001)
Ventura County’s experience with an automated transit fare collection system.