Recently I had the opportunity to travel to Sweden and visit Volvo AB – the global truck, bus and construction vehicle maker under multiple brands including Mack, Renault and Nissan. There I met with managers at their ‘WirelessCar‘ business unit – part of Volvo IT, the group IT function. Even in the middle of a [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Telematics'
by Mark Raskino | April 27, 2009 | 1 Comment
by Mark Raskino | September 22, 2008 | 3 Comments
This month, my pay-as-you-drive car insurance policy finally ends because the provider has terminated the product (the tracking itself was switched off a couple of months ago). For those who didn’t hear of it, this was a radical and futuristic breakthrough business model, which involved tracking the car location by wireless relayed GPS location, in [...]