Through the Internet of Things, car insurers now have the ability to track drivers’ behaviors in real time. While this method of determining premiums has great potential, there are still outstanding issues that must be addressed before it can be adopted throughout the industry.
Thanks to a deluge of sensor data, not only is our ability to forecast the weather more accurate than ever, but this information also can be used in exciting new ways. In this Internet of Things podcast, see how The Weather Company is helping businesses use weather data for competitive advantage.
Today’s automobiles seem to be quickly morphing into connected devices on wheels. As the boundaries of the auto industry blur, and as new competitors get into the mix, see how traditional industry participants are utilizing real-time streaming data analysis and the Internet of Things to thrive amid
Thanks to the Internet of Things’ transformation of the automotive industry, the next generation of cars will be characterized by connectivity. But in creating these new complexities, high-end and high-performing solutions will be necessary to keep up with the multiple in-vehicle applications.
The Internet and our social feeds are full of blogs, news, articles and more on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the newswires and pulls out the most interesting items that provide fodder for thought and debate.
Usage-based insurance and its pricing model variants for setting rates and billing insured drivers capitalizes on the opportunity afforded by Internet of Things sensor data and advanced, real-time analytics. But in addition to billing and rates, UBI can be applied as a force for good that can help
Automobile manufacturers, mobile operators and technology vendors are all trying to position themselves to become the leading interface with clients and thus maximize their share of the smart car opportunity. We believe that mobile operators have an important part to play in the value chain.
Self-driving, driverless, automated, autonomous, flying cars are in the news—all except the flying part, that is. The past year has given us a steady stream of announcements about a quickly approaching future in which we’ll ride in self-driving cars. But if we look at the 2014 Gartner Hype Cycle
This infographic gives a better understanding of the top five information sources that workers in operations, maintenance and engineering organizations in the automotive industry must analyze to make business decisions in real time.
Michael Ohman, Service Manager, Integration and Mobility Platform for Scania discusses connected trucks and the importance of social networking for drivers. Scania is using IBM MessageSight to extend their messaging infrastructure, improve driver communications, provide faster response time and
For automakers, speed and safety are crucial factors in bringing products to market. This infographic gives an overview of how analytics can help achieve that goal. Learn how the Safety Transformation Program can help you finish first in safety.