Interface: Ohio Mobility Apps - SORTA Transit Information Systems
Information Flow Definitions
shared use request (Planned) Selected Comm Solution
Request for shared use asset (e.g., car or bicycle) now or as a reservation for future use.
shared use response (Planned) Selected Comm Solution
Response from shared use provider regarding availability of the shared use asset now or in the future. Includes any payment requirements.
trip confirmation (Planned) Selected Comm Solution
Acknowledgement by the driver/traveler of acceptance of a trip plan with associated personal and payment information required to confirm reservations. Conversely, this flow may also reject the proposed trip plan. Confirmations include the selected route and subsequent trip confirmation messages will be issued for route changes.
trip plan (Planned) Selected Comm Solution
A travel itinerary identifying a route and associated traveler information and instructions identifying recommended modes and transfer information, ride sharing options, and transit and parking reservation information. This flow also includes intermediate information that is provided as the trip plan is interactively created, including identification of alternatives, requests for additional information.
trip request (Planned) Selected Comm Solution
Request for trip planning services that identifies the trip origin, destination(s), timing, preferences, and constraints. The request may also include the requestor's location or a request for transit and parking reservations and ridesharing options associated with the trip. The trip request also covers requests to revise a previously planned trip and interim updates that are provided as the trip is interactively planned.