NCHRP Research Report 904 provides guidelines for states on leveraging a big data approach, including collecting and storing more (and raw) data, opening and sharing data, breaking down data silos via a common data storage environment, and maintaining data accessibility, amongst others. Applying a big data management approach to TIM can lead to better insights, operations, and decision making. 1

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  • 1Pecheux, K., Pecheux, B., & Carrick, G. (2019). Research Report 904 Leveraging Big Data to Improve Traffic Incident Management. Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved June 4, 2020, from