Enterprise Architecture and New IT Strategy Support Business Growth of Swiss Railways (SBB)

Topics covered:

  • Reversed the trend of higher IT budgets 
  • Eliminated redundant applications 
  • Improved rail service by providing necessary information to operating groups 
  • Established a foundation for planned, controlled growth in IT and operations 

If SBB was going to be successful, we needed a way to align business needs with IT resources and be certain that the IT systems were efficient and cost-effective. MEGA was the right tool to support this process.”  Bernhard Rytz, Chief Architect

About Swiss Federal Railways (SBB)

  • Established in 1902
  • 28,000 employees
  • 3,011 kilometers of track
  • 95 trains run on each kilometer of track daily
  • One million passengers daily, 347 million annually
  • 8-9,000 trains daily
  • 800 stations have hourly or half-hourly service
  • 50 million tons of freight annually for 3,500 customers
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