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    Smart Urban Rail

    From single-line to multi-line operations: driving integrated mobility.


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Smart Urban Rail

Smart Urban Rail, Growing with the Cloud

We help you build smart urban rails. Our smart urban rail solution cloud integrates a range of the latest ICTs — cloud, AI, big data, IoT, ICP, video, GIS, and more — so you can develop innovative applications for urban rail construction, operations, management, and services.

Our solutions are contextualized to the urban rail industry. In this way, you can focus on what's most important for your business, ranging from smart construction and O&M to enabling smooth passenger transport and mobility.

Continuous Security

Secure Communication

Enjoy high-quality train-to-ground communications with stable signals, simple networks, and secure protection.

Superior Performance

Agile Businesses

Prepare for digital evolution and optimize processes through resource sharing, on-demand allocation, and centralized O&M.

Business Protection

Comprehensive Solutions

Digitalize every aspect of urban rail operations with our full-stack portfolio that covers sensing, networks, platforms, and applications.

Eco-friendly and Energy-saving

Robust Ecosystem

Access a complete ecosystem of industry partners. We have completed interconnection tests with over 80 partners, building an urban rail cloud industry alliance.


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Urban Rail Cloud Platform

An urban rail cloud platform centrally carries ISCS, AFC, PIS, ACS, CCTV, and other application systems. The platform integrates resources, and standardizes architecture and data. This facilitates resource sharing, on-demand allocation, and flexible scaling, supported by unified operations, collaborative services, standardized and normalized services and data, as well as unified and platform-based resources and architecture.

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Wi-Fi 6 Smart Urban Rail Solution

Huawei's Wi-Fi 6 Smart Urban Rail Solution is ideal for train-to-ground communication and wireless coverage needed for autonomous driving smart urban rail, delivering more secure, convenient, efficient, energy-efficient, and economical innovative travel experiences.

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Urban Rail eLTE Private Network Solution

The urban rail industry requires train-to-ground wireless networks to carry services such as train control, train dispatching, PIS/CCTV and trackside IoT etc. The traditional urban rail communication systems require : 2 RATs (Wi-Fi and Tetra) and 4 networks (Three Wi-Fi networks are used to carry CBTC, PIS, and video surveillance services, and one Tetra network is used to carry dispatching).

Real-World Success

Huawei Helps Shenyang Metro Create a Brand-New Train-to-Ground Wireless Communications Experience

Huawei Helps Shenyang Metro Create a Brand-New Train-to-Ground Wireless Communications Experience

Shenyang Metro has come a long way in upgrading the communications system after choosing LTE-M. It collaborates with Huawei to establish a solid digital and intelligent foundation and continuously evolves its train-to-ground communications technologies and scenarios.

Wuhan Uses Cloud Technologies to Accelerate Smart Urban Rail Construction

Wuhan Uses Cloud Technologies to Accelerate Smart Urban Rail Construction

Wuhan Metro explored the construction of smart rail systems and embraced innovative technologies such as urban rail cloud and 5G through its partnership with Huawei. Together, they aim to develop a smart mobility solution that will improve passenger experiences.

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First 5G Digital Indoor System in Shanghai’s Hongqiao Railway Station

China Mobile Shanghai has launched a 5G network in Shanghai’s Hongqiao Railway Station, making it the first railway station to have a 5G Digital Indoor System (DIS). The deployment provides easy access to fast 5G network services for all passengers.

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Huawei Urban Rail Cloud Helps Shanghai Metro Build a Smart COCC

Shanghai Metro uses Huawei’s Urban Rail Cloud to help build a smart multi-line operations center.


5G and an Urban Rail Cloud: Shenzhen Metro Breaks the Mold

On August 18, 2020, Shenzhen Metro Lines 6 and 10 were officially opened — the first lines to comprehensively apply Huawei's Urban Rail Cloud Solution in China. They are also the first in Shenzhen to benefit from full 5G coverage. Indeed, taking in the bigger picture, they set a record for the rail transportation industry as a whole as the first lines to use cloud computing and big data technologies to handle diverse metro service systems.

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