Connected Vehicle Demonstrations in the GSMA Connected House Show How Cars are Integral to the Connected Lifestyle
BARCELONA, Spain – Airbiquity, a global leader in connected vehicle services, today announced its participation in the GSMA Connected House at Mobile World Congress 2012, the annual, world-class thought leadership conference focused on mobile technology.
The GSMA Connected House showcases key industry milestones, the vision for the future, and numerous cutting edge connected solutions over two floors. As a selected partner of Vodafone, one of the world's largest mobile communications companies by revenue, Airbiquity will demonstrate its Mobile Integration capabilities, a comprehensive solution for integrating mobile phones, applications and cloud-based services safely and efficiently into the driving experience.
“We are particularly proud to partner with Vodafone, an industry leader in the fast-growing M2M marketplace, at this year’s Mobile World Congress,” said Kamyar Moinzadeh, president and CEO of Airbiquity. “The GSMA Connected House explores how mobile is driving innovation in order to deliver economic growth, successful products, customer value and new business opportunities. In kind, Airbiquity is constantly working to create innovative solutions enabling drivers to safely incorporate their connected digital lifestyles into their driving experience. Our work with Vodafone, and other partners in the mobile connectivity ecosystem, is a solid complement to the GSMA vision of the connected future.”
As part of Airbiquity’s commitment to enabling feature-rich and future-proof connected vehicle services, the company is also announcing the full launch of its Application Developer Program. Mobile World Congress, which features more than 1,400 cutting-edge technology exhibits, offers the ideal venue to open the program for applications from mobile developers worldwide.
Application Developer Program participants will receive the full Airbiquity Application Development Kit (ADK), enabling smartphone application developers to enable their apps to be compatible with Airbiquity’s in-vehicle Mobile Integration solution.
Vodafone is one of the world's largest mobile communications companies by revenue with approximately 398 million customers in its controlled and jointly controlled markets as at 31 December 2011. Vodafone currently has equity interests in over 30 countries across five continents and more than 40 partner networks worldwide. For more information, please visit www.vodafone.com