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Digital map vendor HERE has has won contracts with the Georgia, Alabama and Missouri state departments of transportation (DOT) to provide of probe based Traffic Services to enhance driver safety and improve traffic flow management and planning strategies. Georgia DOT (GDOT) is now the seventh state...
Real-time traffic provider INRIX has acquired parking information startup ParkMe, according to people familiar with the matter. According to our information the deal does not involve cash payment but shares in INRIX. Based out of Santa Monica, California, ParkMe was founded in 2009 by Sam Friedman...
Real-time traffic provider INRIX today announced INRIX Road Weather, a service which provides critical information on road conditions, including updated alerts every 15 minutes. Unlike traditional weather services, INRIX Road Weather provides information on the roads themselves, including type of...
Real-time traffic information provider INRIX has announced an agreement with the Danish Road Directorate to supplyy eal-time traffic information throughout the country (4,000 kilometres, almost 2,500 miles of road) based on GPS probe data. “By using INRIX’s expertise in real-time data and through...
Traffic information service provider Inrix is launching today an on-street parking information service, moving one step forward in providing value added services to drivers and car makers. Initially available in six cities ((Seattle, Vancouver BC, San Francisco, Amsterdam, Cologne, and Copenhagen)...
Traffic information provider INRIX has announced this week the launch of a big data platform where the company is applying its know-how learned in traffic information. Called INRIX Insight, the platform is adapted to several uses cases in city planning, geomarketing and outdoor advertising. At this...
Parking information provider Parkopedia has announced at the CES trade show the hiring of Hans-Hendrik Puvogel as its COO. In this new role Puvogel will drive sales and marketing as well as manage operations across Parkopedia’s markets in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia. While having...
On Friday last week Porsche Automobil Holding SE announced a $55 million investment in traffic provider INRIX valuing the company at $550 million. Porsche Automobil Holding SE is the investment vehicle of the Porsche family that is a majority shareholder in Volkswagen AG. To date, Inrix has grown...
Real-time traffic provider Inrix today announced four new additions to its sales and business development teams focused on mobile, fleet, and media verticals. Coming from TomTom map licensing business - where he was sales director - Inrix hired Chris Sluss as vice president of sales with a focus on...
Real-time traffic information provider INRIX is now providing real-time traffic information to Audi in Russia. “In recent years the car market in Russia has been growing faster than the road infrastructure,” said Elena Smirnova, Head of Audi Russia. “This is a factor behind Moscow’s rating as one...
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona GPS Business News spoke with Alexandre Vallette, Head of Science at Snips, a French start-up that uses Big Data to make cities smarter. Snips partnered with Sprint, INRIX and the GSMA to showcase how big data and location data can be used to assess to the...
Real-time traffic provider INRIX has announced this week at CES that they are powering the multimodal navigation feature in the new BMW i3 and i8 electric cars. The service monitors real-time traffic conditions alerting drivers to faster alternative modes of transportation when major delays occur...
Parking information provider Parkopedia, has signed a deal with Volvo to provide the car maker with an in-vehicle parking service globally, the company said yesterday. “It is a real honour to be partnering with such a forward thinking company as Volvo. said Parkopedia’s CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich. “We...
TomTom has launched today its real-time traffic information service in Brazil. This is the 33rd country where TomTom is offering its traffic service and the first country in South America. “Car ownership in Brazil has increased by 119% over the last decade making traffic congestion a serious issue...
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