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Juniper: In-vehicle app growth will see telcos, cloud service providers win out

Cox: 'telcos and cloud service providers stand to gain a lot from the connected car'

The number of in-vehicle apps in use is expected to reach 269 million by 2018 according to a report published this week by Juniper Research, representing a more than fivefold increase on last year’s figure. Anthony Cox, associate analyst at Juniper Research and author of the report told Business Cloud News that while the business model leaves much to be developed, those that stand to gain most are telcos and cloud service providers.

Toyota selects IBM for dev platform

Toyota has selected IBM to help it design and build an application development platform for connected car services

Toyota has selected IBM to design and build an application development platform that will help the Japanese vehicle manufacturer create and launch a range of telematics and cloud-based services for the automotive sector, called T-Connect.

Wipro, Agnik partner on Big Data analytics for connected cars

Wipro and Agnik are partnering on a cloud-based big data platform for the automotive industry

India’s third largest IT outsourcing firm Wipro announced a partnership with analytics provider Agnik Thursday that will see the two companies partner to develop a vehicle performance analytics platform to help make sense of connected vehicle data.