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Telematics is a general term that refers to any device which merges telecommunications and infomatics. Telematics includes anything from GPS systems to navigation systems. It is responsible for many features in vehicles from OnStar to hands free mobile calling.

Telematics enables wireless data communication and opens up a huge range of possibilities. It can enable you to have wireless television and internet on your vehicle. Telematics is essentially a range of different features, options and devices that are brought together by a single principle – data and communication.

Through telematics you enjoy many benefits in your vehicle on a daily basis such as roadside assistance and remote unlocking of your vehicle. Lets say you forgot the car keys in the vehicle, well with telematics and a quick phone call you could get your car unlocked.

Latest News (view all)

Indian car safety improvements could cost industry a billion pounds
Indian car makers were recently given a warning by the government, that they would need to start implementing better safety features into .. read more →
Honda admits to not reporting deaths injuries to watchdog
Earlier this month, it was discovered that as many as eight million US cars might have been fitted with a faulty airbag .. read more →
Analysts predict telematics industry worth $7 billion by 2019
Not all analysts agree on what the future state of the wearable industry will be, but most of them are happy to .. read more →
Tusker takes home green fleet award
Fleet management firm Tusker, has won the gold prize at the Green Apple Environmental Awards, with its commitment to keeping its carbon .. read more →
China holds driverless car competition
Like the US, UK and many other parts of the world, China is very excited about the prospect of driverless cars ferrying .. read more →
FIA prefers VSC over “slow zone”
The last few months in Formula 1 have seen a lot of discussion over improving safety for drivers, following on from the .. read more →
Tesla and BMW in talks over electric battery development
It looks like electric cars might have a new champion, as the original pioneers of much of our contemporary electric car tech, .. read more →
Volvo debuts new infotainment features
If you visited the LA Auto Show this week, then you’d have been a bit disappointed if you were looking to see .. read more →

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Will In-Car Infotainment Affect the Growth of the Automotive Industry?
Posted in Features by Sherly Mendoza

  As the year 2014 started, the world’s biggest carmaker, Toyota Motor Corp., predicted that U.S. car sales would level off.  Toyota expects to sell 2.3 million cars this year, despite seeing a 7.4% growth in 2013 sales and after four years of continuous increases.  Overall, carmakers sold 7.6% more cars in 2013, delivering more than 15 million cars in 2013, a six-year record.  That increase is helped by a recovering economy, low interest rates for auto loans and declining… read more →

Get to Know More About Fleet Management Software as a Service (SaaS)
Posted in Features by Sherly Mendoza

For many years, fleet management solutions providers give you the hardware that you need to install in your fleet’s vehicles and the software to allow you to collect data and interpret these data to help you make better fleet management decisions.  This software is important because it helps you make sense of the data, easily and conveniently.  In fact, without the software, you would probably miss the most important data you need and would have a hard time understanding the… read more →

Expert Opinion (view all)

Learning from the Connected Car..
Posted in Expert Opinion by Frank Pellitta

What are the most important characteristics in a perfect fleet telematics system? Of course affordability is always a factor, and features such as ease of use and ease of management are vitally important. However, when it comes to technical considerations, the relative importance of product features will change from one year to the next, depending on consumer expectations and needs. What is a “nice-to-have” today may become a “must-have” tomorrow..

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Meet Our Experts (view all)

Frank Pellitta

Frank has been an expert in the telematics industry for over 15 years. While employed by telematics industry giants – QNX, Cross Country, and Airbiquity, he helped automakers build systems using all aspects of the technology.

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Daniel Zloczower

Multilingual executive with a proven track record of success in International Sales, Marketing and Business Development in the Latin American, US, European and African markets in diverse industries.

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Elaina Farnsworth

Elaina Farnsworth is a public speaker, entrepreneur, writer and thought leader. In her dynamic role as CEO of Mobile Comply, She coaches executives and their teams on mobile related topics in Connected Vehicle and Enterprise Mobility.

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