Cubic Telecom, the leading global connected software provider to the automotive and IoT industries, today announced it has been named a finalist in Penton’s TU-Automotive Awards for its Global Cloud Platform in the Telematics Service Provider of the Year category. The company was also honoured to be named a finalist for the Best Telematics Product/Service award. Cubic’s recognized global connectivity offering and cloud platform enables some of the world’s leading brands across automotive, PC OEM, telecom and retail segments to leverage the latest IoT developments and intelligently connect, manage and monetise their devices in nearly 200 countries around the world. Its partners and customers include some of the world’s leading automotive companies including Audi.
Cubic Telecom’s innovative Multi-IMSI SIM card technology empowers a new global footprint, seamless connectivity, and affordable and flexible rates for data, voice and SMS on a single SIM card. When paired with its cloud-based Intelligent Platform, Cubic Telecom’s customers enjoy virtually unlimited features and capabilities, as well as enterprise-class security and scalability. For its automotive customers, Cubic delivers high-speed, IP-based connectivity, WiFi, infotainment and integrated telematics services to vehicles and drivers across Europe, and soon to the U.S. market. “Data Inside,” the latest version of the company’s Audi platform, will be available to drivers in the European Audi Q7 starting in late May.
“Cubic is honoured to be recognized in not one, but two categories for the TU-Automotive Awards in competition with some of the world’s largest and most recognizable telematics brands as testament to the power, flexibility and security of our trusted Global Connectivity Platform,” said Barry Napier, CEO of Cubic Telecom. “In today’s 24/7 connected life, Cubic provides seamless mobile integration across virtually all devices, and through a single agreement we are delivering worldwide connectivity.”
Finalists for the TU-Automotive Awards were carefully selected by a panel of the top expert judges in each niche segment of the connected car industry. Over 400 nominations were received and analysed for the 10 categories, which were designed to cover all aspects of the connected car industry from OEM of the year and insurance telematics, all the way to ground breaking new areas including smart mobility solutions, ADAS and cybersecurity technology. The full list of finalists can be accessed here: http://www.tu-auto.com/detroit/awards-finalists.php. Winners will be announced during an awards ceremony on 7 June, 2016 at the Hyatt Place Hotel in Novi, Michigan.