Published by BizJournal on March 2, 2017
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — splitsecnd, the leading provider of car connectivity for crash detection and emergency response, today announced a new agreement with SAP to provide a connected car platform for any vehicle to utilize SAP® Vehicles Network services.
Through the agreement with SAP, splitsecnd will enable drivers to connect to the SAP Vehicles Network by providing any vehicle connectivity, independent of car make, model, phone, or network carrier. By connecting the splitsecnd device into the 12 Volt outlet (aka: “cigarette lighter outlet”), the device connects the vehicle into SAP Vehicle Network without the need to be limited to a particular cellular carrier. This allows any of the 250 million aftermarket vehicles in the United States to connect to SAP’s ecosystem.
“splitsecnd simply plugs into the 12 Volt port of your car and gives any vehicle access to SAP Vehicles Network’s ecosystem. We are excited about what our partnership can do to revolutionize the future of connected vehicles,” said Mel Taylor, CEO of splitsecnd.
SAP Vehicles Network harnesses the power of SAP HANA® Cloud Platform for the Internet of Things and offers companies and partners the opportunity to create new mobility services and apps for consumer use. It improves the way drivers can benefit from mobile and geolocation services. This end-to-end digital mobile user experience can cover the entire trip, helping drivers before and after the journey as well. SAP Vehicles Network also allows app providers and automotive companies an opportunity to gain access to tens of thousands of mobile payment-enabled parking garages and gas stations in key markets. As a result, companies can improve the driver and passenger’s digital experience by using mobile wallets and third-party apps for an integrated in-vehicle experience.
splitsecnd is an end-to-end aftermarket connected car solution that provides businesses with real-time information to help optimize their fleet. splitsecnd’s flagship product plugs into the 12V outlet and equips any vehicle with telematics and carrier agnostic connectivity, automatically connecting to the strongest network anywhere in the world. With built-in automatic crash response and roadside assistance, splitsecnd helps businesses keep drivers safe and on the road. splitsecnd is FCC, CE, PTCRB, GCF, ICASA Certified; EU eCall compliant.
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