Auburn University Main Campus Data Collection Methods Discussion

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  1. In an essay format answer the following questions: After reading the chapter by Capri (2015) on manual data collection. Answer the following questions:
    1. What were the traditional methods of data collection in the transit system?
    2. Why are the traditional methods insufficient in satisfying the requirement of data collection?
    3. Give a synopsis of the case study and your thoughts regarding the requirements of the optimization and performance measurement requirements and the impact to expensive and labor-intensive nature.
    In an APA7 formatted essay answer all questions above. There should be headings to each of the questions above as well. Ensure there are at least two-peer reviewed sources to support your work. The paper should be at least two pages of content (this does not include the cover page or reference page)
  2. Capri, H. (2016). Data mining : principles, applications and emerging challenges . Nova Publishers. Chapter 1.

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Data Collection Methods
According to the transit system, data and information are vitally important, as they can
inform marketing decisions and attract more consumers to the safe and reliable commuter service.
While the Federal Highway Administration report on urban mobility shows an increase in public
transit, the sector should analyze and use data analytics to automate and improve services. The
essay discusses the traditional data collection methods adopted by the transit service, its
limitations, and gives a synopsis of the case study.
According to the case, transit agencies heavily relied on traditional data collection methods.
These refer to the manual data collection methods that rely on pen and paper to record data and
transactions. First, transit agencies used...

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