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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...
A University of Michigan study, commissioned by TomTom and published on Monday, has benchmarked real-time traffic systems from TomTom, Google, INRIX and Nokia HERE (on a Garmin device). The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) undertook a ‘jam hunt analysis’, using six...
Audi connect users now can check updated pricing, hours and availability information for off-street parking locations in North America and Europe. The service, demonstrated for the first time at the Telematics Detroit conference this week, is using data aggregated by INRIX from local partners. It...
INRIX announced yesterday at the CES trade show in Las Vegas a parking service that goes beyond static parking Points-Of-Interest (POIs) to provide the current cost to park and real-time information on the number of available spaces for off street parking locations. INRIX Parking database includes...
Real-time traffic provider INRIX announced today it was a awarded a multi-million dollar contract by the Highways Agency - an executive agency of the UK Department for Transport - to provide real-time traffic speed and travel time information. Through this agreement INRIX will provide its service...
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