Cubic Wins “Connected Car Platform of the Year”

The annual IoT Breakthrough Awards Program Recognizes Standout Internet-of-Things Companies and Products

Cubic Telecom, the leading global connected software provider to the automotive and IoT industries, today announced it has been selected as the winner of the “Connected Car Platform of the Year” award from IoT Breakthrough. This is an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Internet-of-Things (IoT) market today. Cubic Telecom has technically enabled more than two million cars since launching its connected automotive platform – PACE – and is expanding the solution globally across over 60 mobile networks. 

The mission of the IoT Breakthrough Awards program is to recognize the innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the globe in a range of IoT categories, including Industrial and Enterprise IoT, Smart City technology, Connected Home and Home Automation, Connected Car, and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 3,500 nominations from companies around the world. 

“The connected car category is certainly one of the most exciting areas within the larger IoT industry, and Cubic Telecom is a key player with its impressive connected car platform that delivers not only on technology innovation, but also boasts major automotive OEM partnerships with blue-chip brands within the Volkswagen Group and others,” said James Johnson, Managing Director at IoT Breakthrough.

Cubic’s in-car data connectivity platform is undoubtedly worthy of this industry recognition and we are pleased to congratulate Cubic Telecom on winning our Connected Car Platform of the Year award in the 2019 IoT Breakthrough Awards program.”

— James Johnson, Managing Director at IoT Breakthrough

“We are honoured to receive this impressive recognition from IoT Breakthrough,” said Barry Napier, CEO of Cubic Telecom. “With each passing day, cars, fleets and autonomous vehicles are generating more and more important data via their dozens of sensors and onboard computers. It is critical that these vehicles always maintain high-speed connectivity. Cubic Telecom is on the leading edge of this transformation, and we look forward to continuing to enable that connectivity, along with a host of other in-car software and services.”



IoT Breakthrough, part of the Tech Breakthrough Awards organization, is devoted to honoring excellence in Internet-of-Things technologies, services, companies and products. The IoT Breakthrough Awards program provides a forum for public recognition around the achievements of IoT companies and products in categories including Connected Home and Home Automation, Connected Car, Industrial IoT (IIoT) and Smart City, Consumer IoT and more. For more information visit

About Cubic Telecom

Cubic Telecom delivers innovative IoT connected software solutions to Automotive, Agriculture, and Transport manufacturers. Its ecosystem of revenue-generating services combines real-time analytics with global connectivity in 190 countries, always aligned to regional regulatory requirements.

Its global connected software platform PACE is used by leading companies around the world including Audi, Microsoft, Kymeta, Panasonic Automotive, Volkswagen, CNH Industrial, Skoda, e.GO Mobile and Arrival.

Headed by CEO Barry Napier, the company is privately held with over €110 million in funding by Audi Electronics Venture GmbH, Qualcomm, Valid, the European Investment Bank, Enterprise Ireland, and the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, among others.

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