Datameer with Cox Automotive


Cox Automotive is using Datameer to expose their analysts to the vast amounts of data they collect, from shopping behavior to vehicle information. Cox Automotive’s adoption transition was natural with Datameer. Watch Cox Automotive talk about the importance of using Datameer here.

Automotive Technology Accelerates Beyond the Curve


For decades, the automotive industry was a technological backwater full of missed opportunities. Jeremy Sutter. Now, automakers worldwide are responding to new challenges with high-tech solutions. Today, the auto sector is seen as the fastest- evolving tech industry of them all. The Old Days. Not more than fifteen years ago, the typical car still relied on technology commonplace in the 1930's.

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The Automotive Cyber Security Summit: October 25-27 San Francisco


The Automotive Cyber Security Summit is for practitioners in the automobile industry who are working to predict and mitigate both current and future risks due to technology. The event brings together experts from across the auto industry, including manufactures, designers and providers of on-demand services and autonomous vehicles. The focus of the conference is system […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO Cyber Security Events News

Automotive cybersecurity; what we don't hack will probably be used to kill us

Network World

Car hacking is not only a “thing” but it's also a thing that’s in its early days and because there’s the potential for exploits with serious and quite possibly life-threatening consequences, automotive cybersecurity is something we should all be very concerned about.

How to protect your data, your vehicles, and your people against automotive cyber threats?

Network World

Modern vehicles increasingly connect to the rest of the world via short range wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, wired interfaces such as OBD-II and USB, long range wireless communications such as 4G and the coming 5G for internet, and services such as OnStar, LoJack, and Automatic, to name only some. That world includes your enterprise and the criminal hackers and cyber carjackers who want to undo your data, your corporate fleets, and your people.

Wanted: White hat hackers to break new automotive software updater code

Tech Republic Security

Over-the-air software updates for cars is a security risk. Researchers who developed an open source software update framework for cars are asking security experts to help find flaws in its code

Networks Are a Highway – Ride It to the Enterprise Future

Data Center Knowledge

Just as the global automotive supply chain keeps up with expanding vehicle technology and applications, networking products are evolving and expanding to reflect the IoT expansion. Read More. Industry Perspectives

The Inside Track: Autonomous Cars

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Because of these constraints, Richard Wallace, director of transportation systems analysis for the Center for Automotive Research, believes the technology to make it work will be developed before regulations are in place. Digital Experience AI artificial intelligence automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles BMW cars connected cars Ford google MIT Regulatory self-driving cars Tesla Toyota Volkswagen Waymo

Trends in Driverless and Connected Cars

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Over the past several years, at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference, groups of experts have gathered for in-depth discussions about the future of the automotive industry. Digital Experience automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles cars connected cars self-driving carsLet’s talk about elevators for a minute. Yes, elevators. When modern elevators were invented in the 1800’s, they looked and operated much differently than elevators do today.

Please Don’t Tell Me Social Media Doesn’t Work

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Digital Experience automotive Barber Bloomberg business Car Car Dealers Century 21 compliance consulting digital digital transformation facebook Gordon Hayward Industries Instagram NBA Products Real Estate Regulations Sales services Social Compliance Social Media Listening Social Medial strategy technology twitterI was listening to Bloomberg on the radio today and heard a segment that I knew I had to share.

IBM boosts security testing for IoT, connected cars with new services from X-Force Red

Tech Republic Security

IBM's new security testing services will help businesses find vulnerabilities in their automotive endeavors and Internet of Things deployments

Car makers collaborate on autonomous and connectivity initiatives

Computer Weekly

At this year’s CES, automotive companies revealed how they are working together to develop autonomous vehicles platforms

How Amazon wants to power the future of connected cars

Tech Republic Cloud

At the 2016 AWS re:Invent conference, Amazon's CJ Frost presented on how its Alexa product and other services will play into the next generation of automotive mobility

Vulnerabilities of the connected car

Doctor Chaos

Focusing on the process of hacking other systems in connected cars as well, we made extensive updates to our page on automotive IoT security […]. To address security compromises like lifting encryption codes, ransomware, and other risks facing Internet-of-Things technologies, I made a graphic which I attached below that shows smartphone applications as an attack point.

New Paths to Vehicle Ownership

Perficient - Digital Transformation

One of the most fascinating effects of driverless and connected car technology is its financial impact on the customer-facing side of the automotive industry. Those new revenue streams could offset the revenue needed from automotive sales, resulting in a drastic reduction in car prices. According to Chris Ballinger, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Toyota Financial Services, approximately 87% of Americans who buy a new car finance it. In the U.S.,

Ethernet consortia trio want to unlock a more time-sensitive network

Network World

The demand from Internet of Things, automotive networking and video applications are driving changes to Ethernet technology that will make it more time-sensitive.

CRM developers race over Big Data in auto sales

IT Toolbox

The American automotive industry has been among the most proactive adopters of CRM technology in recent years, recognizing the advantages to be had. In fact, much of the current growth in CRM use has been driven by developers meeting the needs of car dealerships across the country. But now, the big manufacturers are getting in on the act. And they are moving fast to make their considerable

A Global View of Autonomous and Connected Cars

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Digital Experience automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles cars connected cars financing global Lyft mobility Otto ridesharing self-driving cars uber Utilization world ZipcarWhile much of the talk about driverless and connected cars is taking place in the U.S., the trend is global. Countries in Europe, like Germany, have made it a top priority.

Does AI Make Self-Driving Cars Less Safe?


The automotive sector is one of the industries that are defined by the normal technological development. Various automotive companies have been working to release self-driving vehicles. Jeremy Sutter.

3 options for applications that don't fit the cloud

David Linthicum

More than 2,000 SaaS companies provide everything from HR automation to automotive garage management applications. Not every application and data set is right for private or public cloud computing. Indeed, as much as 50 percent of today's workloads are not a good fit for the cloud. However, all is not lost. You have alternatives that can drive as much value as cloud computing from legacy workloads.

Getting the Show on the Road with Driverless and Connected Cars

Perficient - Digital Transformation

At the end of the day, as the automotive industry (everything from buying and selling vehicles to the driver experience) continues to evolve in today’s digital world, bumps along the way will be normal. If you are interested in learning more about the state of the automotive industry and how technology is playing a key role in its evolution, you can download our new guide here. Over the last several weeks, we discussed self-driving and connected cars in-depth.

Connected Vehicles and Cybersecurity: An SAE produced webinar


If you build things that carry people please join us at this 17 Nov 2017 webinar on Connected Vehicles and Cybersecurity From the invite: Join SAE International and our panel of esteemed industry leaders representing wireless technology, government, law, and automotive cybersecurity for an informative discussion on the events and technologies that have brought the […].

Designing Self-Driving Cars is Like the New Space Race

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Digital Experience automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles cars connected cars Cruise Automation Daimler DARP General Motors GM IT NREC RideScout self-driving cars technology Toyota uberDesigning self-driving cars is like the new space race. Finding the next big startup in autonomous and connected cars is the goal of many established companies and investors. It’s no surprise that companies like Apple, Google, and Uber want to dominate the space.

Step-By-Step: Getting Started with Azure Machine Learning


In keeping with the automotive theme, the Automobile price data (Raw) dataset will be used in this exercise. NOTE: All data used in this exercise is factitious and does not represent the current automotive market. Artificial Intelligence (AI) study and use is on the rise.

In legacy ERP systems, sometimes old can be made new again

IT Toolbox

The European manufacturer of protective packaging and foam products for the automotive, building and construction industries chose to stay with QAD Inc., When it came time to update its legacy ERP system, Jiffy Packaging Europe looked at a smorgasbord of options – and decided to upgrade with the same ERP vendor that had been serving the company since 1996.

10 December Industrial IoT Webinar


Today, we are amidst the third industrial revolution that is driven by IoT and Big Data analytics. The result of this revolution is disruptive new business models.

The Driving Force Behind Autonomous and Connected Vehicles

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Digital Experience Aging automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles cars connected cars Otto Safety self-driving cars Self-Driving Trucks technology Trucks United Nations Vehicle SafetyThe benefits of driverless cars are limitless. According to the United Nations , each year 1.25 million people die in auto accidents globally ( 40,200 in the U.S. alone ), and as many as 50 million are injured. More than 90% of accidents are due to human error or distraction.

Good Advice to Embracing Digital

Perficient - Digital Transformation

It was about What Automotive Retailers Can Learn From Amazon (and other companies) While his focus is on his industry, the advice crosses almost any industry or company. Jason Jewert posted a blog on Driving Sales. I especially like his opening premise about the fact that Netflix didn’t kill Blockbuster, Blockbuster did that just fine by themselves. What if I told you that Netflix didn’t kill Blockbuster and that Amazon didn’t kill big box stores?

Why the Internet of Things is also Industry 4.0

The Investing Edge

Robert Bosch is a German-based global leader in brake and automotive technology that has established a 500-person subsidiary, Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions, to develop sensors and actuators for the Internet of Things (“IoT”).

Tech News Roundup May 2


Why Michigan wants to stay in the driver's seat on autonomous vehicle legislation - Automotive News. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosyste. Technology Ticker. Why is the technology industry so afraid of tax? Sydney Morning Herald. Sense Of Urgency' In Forming Next Government - 98FM. Tad Czyzewski Named Executive Director of The Choral Arts Society of Washington.

If You Drive A Car, Or Know Someone Who Does, You Must Read This…


While in the past accessing automotive systems through this OBD-II port would typically require an attacker to be physically present in the vehicle, it may be possible for an attacker to indirectly connect to the vehicle by. Bob Gourley.

Ascent B2B IT Forum – Next-Gen Enterprise Tech: How AR & VR are Pushing New Boundaries

The Investing Edge

AR and VR are already being explored in some industries; field service, automotive, education, and architecture to name a few, the results of which are nothing short of spectacular.

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2016 Internet of Things (IoT) Predictions


Other markets, such as medical, manufacturing, automotive and transportation, have security and safety standards that must be updated to include IoT devices. Trevor Daughney. Gartner predicts that number of IoT devices in use worldwide will grow from an estimated 5 billion in 2015 to some 25 billion connected devices by 2020. The best business strategies will perfectly balance the ever-growing IoT market opportunities versus a rapidly evolving threat environment.