Jacoby Consulting provides a firm foundation for the development of ITS, the application of new and emerging technologies to enhance ground transportation of all kinds. Early needs assessment and alternatives evaluation ensure a system that improves ground transportation system efficiency and safety in the most cost-effective manner, while it meets the diverse needs of stakeholders.

About Dr. Jacoby

Carol JacobyCarol Jacoby has been active in ITS since 1992. Her expertise is in the critical early phases of ITS system development. As the system architect for the Hughes Team, she was a key contributor to early development of the National ITS Architecture. The farsighted concepts of the Hughes approach are just now coming to fruition in the Vehicle- Infrastructure Integration (VII) initiative. She has taught Systems Engineering for the Federal Highway Administration, the University of California, Irvine, UCLA’s Technical Management Program and Raytheon. She was one of four authors of the Systems Engineering Guidebook for Caltrans (California Department of Transportation). More


Jacoby Consulting is one of seven independent consulting companies that make up ITS Associates. This affiliation allows each member to put together the best team to meet customer needs. Jacoby Consulting is also a member and supporter of ITS America, ITS California and the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE).

We Provide:

Intelligent Transportation Systems

• Assessment of needs

• Stakeholder workshops

• Consensus building

• Concept development

• Evaluation of alternatives

• Systems engineering

• Architecture development

• Evolutionary deployment

• Benefits prediction

• System trade studies

• Functional requirements

• Proposals

• Reports

• Architecture documentation

• Stakeholder briefings

• Program assessment

• Document review