What it stands for:
Freight Advanced Traveler Information System for Dallas - Fort Worth (FRATIS)

What is FRATIS?
Small scale prototype demonstration project using Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) - application of modern computer technology to manage congestion by improving transportation and traffic systems, including goods movement.
Key features include:
  • Collection, calculation, dissemination of terminal queue time, both real-time and predicted.
  • Drayage optimization
  • Real-time routing, navigation, traffic and weather

FRATIS DFW Prototype Components:

Fratis Architecture
FRATIS DFW Consolidated Architecture
What are the benefits?