Railways

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Indian Railways and IT
Systems Used 1. ERP- enterprise resource planning (ERP)
IT enables signaling system
MIS and LRDSS(Long Range Decision Support System) for investment optimization
FOIS - Freight Operations Information System
Comprehensive Payroll Processing System
Vigilance software system
Material Management Information System for P-way
Comprehensive Accounting & Transaction System 2. CRM/PRS
Online Ticket Booking
Online Train Status
Cell/Landline Rail Reservation
Unreserved Ticketing System
E-Payment of Freight 3. CONCERT
Country Wide Network of Computerized Enhanced
Reservation and Ticketing
Integrates five Regional Reservation Centers into National PRS Grid
Performs reservations for over 8.82 Lakh seats &Berths daily ( Peak rush
-10.16 lakh)
More than 4250 reservation terminals at more than 1200 locations
Judicious mix local autonomy with uniformity of business rules.
Very complex Business transactions - Handles Reservations, Modifications,
Cancellations/ Refunds
Comprehensive functionality

4. FOIS
Freight Operations Information System
An on line real time system for management and control of freight traffic
Instant access to information regarding status of consignments in transit, for just in time inventory
Assists in Asset Tracking, Asset Planning Performance
Monitoring , to optimize Asset utilization

Functions Using
HR – Payroll
GRP/Security – Vigilance
Freight Dept – FOIS
Accounting - Comprehensive Accounting & Transaction System
Signaling – Control System Signalling

Long Range Decision Support System (LRDSS) is designed to evaluate the impact of interdisciplinary investments on the long term financial viability of Indian Railways. It is an objective tool for planning and prioritizing capacity enhancement projects based on traffic projections…...

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