|By Business Wire||
|September 25, 2013 04:00 AM EDT||
Symphony Teleca Corporation, a global innovation and development services company, today announced that it will be presenting and showcasing its InSight ConnectTM VRM solution and related key product innovations at the Connected In-Vehicle Infotainment Global Summit 2013 conference and exhibition, London, United Kingdom, September 25 - 26, 2013.
The rising software complexity in modern cars poses a new challenge to automotive companies – fixing software issues across applications, firmware and Electronic Control Units (ECUs), and deploying new functionality in a safe and cost-effective manner. Smart tools and systems to manage software configurations and updates are becoming more important with quality control and security integrity of the software being key.
Symphony Teleca InSight ConnectTM VRM is a comprehensive end-to-end vehicle relationship management solution that provides automotive grade, reliable, cost-effective over the air software provisioning and maintenance. It integrates with the OEM’s existing systems throughout the connected car lifecycle. InSight ConnectTM offers seamless user personalization, data collection, monitoring and diagnostics functionality as well as application and services monetization for next generation in-vehicle infotainment (IVIs).
Using semantic web technologies, the advanced analytics module can generate new, valuable insights into the IVI system and other vehicle components. The flexible and modular structure of InSight ConnectTM enables OEMs to extend and fully customize functionality over time.
Key highlights of the Symphony Teleca InSight ConnectTM VRM solution:
- Personalized software and configuration management for FOTA, SOTA and Application Updates,
- Telematics vehicle data collection for remote monitoring and diagnostics,
- Fully scalable, high performance Graph Database,
- Available as a managed hosted services platform and
- Integrated storefront solution for services and content monetization.
Sharing business insights
During the conference, Symphony Teleca will join multi-industry stakeholders pioneering IVI developments, such as Volvo Car Corporation, Bentley, McLaren, BMW and others, and address commercially viable business models, standardization and infotainment system innovation.
Stefan Balkowiec, Director, Automotive Solutions, Symphony Teleca, will share the latest insights from the industry at the Connectivity Options Panel on the subject of “Assessing The Pros And Cons Of Current Tethered, Embedded And Integrated Solutions - Which Connectivity Option Can Offer The Best User Experience?” on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 from 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at ILEC Conference Centre, 47 Lillie Road, London.
Dr. Mark Searle, Vice President of Development, Symphony Teleca, will present the subject of “Utilizing Cloud Vehicle Relationship Management To Reduce Recalls And Redefine The Relationship Between OEMs And Vehicles” on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 from 5:00-5:30 p.m. at ILEC Conference Centre, 47 Lillie Road, London.
"Handling of over the air software, firmware, application and ECU updates is a key issue for the automotive industry in their endeavor to tackle accelerated system innovation cycles and reduce recall costs. However, we need more to fully exploit the value of a connected car,” said Dean Miles, Senior Vice President Automotive, Symphony Teleca. “The Symphony Teleca InSight ConnectTM VRM solution will provide the automotive industry with a holistic solution for remote software management, telematics, e-commerce and advanced analytics that adds significant value to auto OEMs that plan to fully exploit the potential of the connected car.”
The Symphony Teleca InSightTM Connect VRM Solution is now available. To learn more visit http://www.symphonyteleca.com/solutions/automotive/insightconnect.
About Symphony Teleca
Symphony Teleca Corporation, headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., is a global innovation and development services company. The company offers ideation, design, development and managed services to independent software vendors, mobile device and solutions manufacturers and the connected, analytics-driven enterprise. Clients leverage their partnership with Symphony Teleca to deliver innovative SaaS/Cloud enterprise software products, mobile software products and solutions, big data and analytic services and solutions, and enterprise mobility solutions. Symphony Teleca is a fast growing global company with over 6,000 employees in over 32 offices worldwide, including delivery centers in Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas. To learn more, visit www.symphonyteleca.com.