Datameer with Cox Automotive

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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.

Streamlining the Manufacturing and Automotive Treasury Function

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The strategic vision of the manufacturing and automotive treasury function is to deliver efficiency, control, and scalability.

The Automotive Cyber Security Summit: October 25-27 Fremont California

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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 Mobile News

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

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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

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

CES 2018: Jaguar Land Rover picks Qualcomm to power in-car connectivity

Computer Weekly

British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover will incorporate Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820Am automotive platform to power in-vehicle connectivity

It’s More Than Technology in the Car Rental Industry

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

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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.

Why Self-Driving Cars Are Good for Car Rental Companies

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At the 2016 Women’s Industry Network Educational Conference, Susan Lombardo, senior vice president of vehicle acquisition for Enterprise Holdings, said, “Many drivers experience new automotive technologies for the first time in rental vehicles…I have no doubt that the U.S. New partnerships with companies that are developing self-driving car technology have also been formed.

The Backbone of Operations in the Car Rental Industry

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Digital transformation can absolutely be thought of as improving a website through which a car rental company sells its used vehicles – an important source of revenue for the company. It can also be thought of as enhancing a mobile app that enables customers to make, modify, or cancel reservations, view a car’s mileage and features, or track a car rental shuttle. However, many other back-office, non-customer-facing technology investments fall under the digital transformation umbrella as well.

[Guide] 2018 State of the Car Rental Industry

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How You Interact Digitally Matters in the Car Rental Industry

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Connected Cars Present Great Opportunity for Car Rental Companies

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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

Common Ingestion Framework

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Getting the Show on the Road with Driverless and Connected Cars

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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.

Car Rental Companies Riding the Car- and Ride-Sharing Wave

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

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

New Paths to Vehicle Ownership

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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.,

Extreme Customer Experience Makeover

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How Microsoft Word “Protected View” Stops Information Leaks

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Microsoft Word has long offered support for loading images and templates over the network. This is a great feature within corporate environments because it facilitates the reuse of assets like logos and corporate document templates.

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

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The Inside Track: Autonomous Cars

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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

The Driving Force Behind Autonomous and Connected Vehicles

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Designing Self-Driving Cars is Like the New Space Race

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Connected Vehicles and Cybersecurity: An SAE produced webinar

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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 […].

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.

Data capture technology to enhance auto sales

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A data-capture-and-authentication specialist is teaming with an innovator in automotive consulting to create an unusual new sales solution for US auto dealerships. Acuant, which has developed the auto-data fill technology solution Acufill, is integrating its system with services offered by NewTech Automotive. Their new service will help sales associates at dealerships to auto-populate critical information

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.

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

How Amazon wants to power the future of connected cars

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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

A Global View of Autonomous and Connected Cars

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Negative Implications of Self-Driving and Connected Cars

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Will workers in the automotive industry be displaced? Digital Experience zFeatured automotive autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles cars connected cars Data hacking insurance parking privacy ridesharing self-driving cars taxi technology transportationWhile the benefits of driverless and connected cars are obvious, there are plenty of negative implications as well, many of which we can’t even predict. However, cybersecurity and data privacy are the most obvious issues.