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Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn selects RailOpt 5.0

The year 2015 has already been very positive for Qnamic: For one, numerous train operators implemented our RailOpt system and we were able to prove our our employees’ skills by supporting train operators in successful franchise bids. To top it off, the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, via a detailed tender process, objectively determined that RailOpt best fulfils the complex requirements of a modern railway operation. The process included the measurement and comparison of the software’s functionality, price structure, and the skills of the implementation partner. Dr. Claudia Schmid, CEO of Qnamic, says: “We are proud to count another prominent Swiss railway, the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, to the circle of RailOpt users: This is a clear sign that RailOpt continues to be the leading product for railway resource management. We are looking forward to working together!”

MEV Uses RailOpt WEB

MEV Switzerland has experienced the benefits of RailOpt since 2008 - now the communication between dispatchers and locomotive drivers will be improved with RailOpt WEB. The implementation of the product will significantly reduce the administrative effort in communication between planners and drivers: For example, logging into and ending shifts will become automated, the administration of shift requests simplified and online point-based vacation planning will be introduced. RailOpt WEB enables the driver to view the latest service plans, enter updates and shift requests. “RailOpt WEB gives our dispatchers time to focus on their actual task,” says Matthias Löser (MEV Switzerland), “the dispatching of personnel. By providing all the relevant data, RailOpt WEB reduces the necessity to constantly use the telephone, which increases concentration and efficacy."

If you are interested in learning more about RailOpt or RailOpt WEB, please feel free to contact us.

RailOpt User Group Meeting

This year’s annual RailOpt User Group meeting will take place on the 7th and 8th September 2015 in Karlsruhe. The conference will provide RailOpt users with a forum to participate in the software’s roadmap, network with other RailOpt users, learn about new features and functions and exchange tips and tricks.

We are looking forward to interesting discussions with old friends & new! If you have not yet registered, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

RailOpt DIS Touch

From toy to office essential: The tablet has earned its place in any modern workplace. RailOpt DIS Touch reflects this technological shift: The existing interface of the Driver Information System has been expanded to suit tablets. Simplified user experience, tablet-friendly control elements, configurable menus: Everything users expect of an app is part of the new DIS.

The Swiss SOB was a driving force behind this advance, in a push to provide its employees with modern tools: “We strive to provide employees with a contemporary and comfortable place of work,” says Urs Oberholzer from SOB, "This increases productivity and satisfaction."

If you would like to learn more about RailOpt DIS Touch, please contact us.