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To further the process of innovation and encourage interaction with some of the latest technologies available today, the team decided to harness their collective ingenuity by coordinating and participating in VNC Automotive’s inaugural Hackathon event.
VNC Automotive brings mission critical systems to the OEM screen with Cobalt Cube® at Police Fleet Expo 2023
As a first-time exhibitor at Police Fleet Expo, VNC Automotive will showcase its latest connectivity solutions, currently being adopted by future-facing fleets. Namely Cobalt Cube, which brings together essential applications, devices, and vehicle systems from the existing OEM screen.
The team and their families got together last weekend at the Cambridge and Newmarket polo club, set in the stunning Cambridgeshire countryside to celebrate VNC Automotive’s 5th birthday and Cobalt Cube’s 2nd anniversary.
VNC Automotive welcomes Cyberkar as a Value Added Reseller to better support the North American emergency fleet market. Through this partnership, Cyberkar will be able to supply VNC Automotive’s connectivity software and hardware…
There comes a time in many relationships where you question your onward compatibility. Both parties rushed in, carried away by the moment, with little regard for the future. There was a great connection after all. But a great connection by itself, as we know, is not a good predictor of long-term success.
We are thrilled to announce that Cobalt Cube® has been shortlisted for the “Best Use of Critical Communications in Transport” at the International Critical Communications Awards (ICCA). This nomination is a testament to our team’s dedication in creating industry-leading solutions that improve vital communications in public service and first response fleets.
Full potential of connected vehicles held back due to consumers’ privacy concerns over harvested data
A recent global study has revealed that 30% of US consumers do not trust anyone to manage the vast amount of data being collected by today’s increasingly connected vehicles. That presents a significant challenge to manufacturers as they look for returns on the huge digital investments they have made, one that connectivity pioneer VNC Automotive argues could be resolved with just a little extra transparency.
The auto industry is seeing a lot of change when it comes to in-vehicle tech and connectivity, particularly when it comes to electrification and automation. And for public service fleets, this represents a major transformation in how public service vehicles can better serve their citizens and communities.
With the deadline for phasing out 2G and 3G in Europe set at 2025, operators are already in the process of shutting down the networks in order to improve infrastructure for 4G LTE and 5G. 5G technology has for some time been promising incredible advantages to vehicle connectivity, including faster downloads and direct communication, rather than communication via servers.
Traditionally, public service vehicles, such as highway maintenance, escort vehicles and breakdown vehicles would be converted by specialist installers who would screw in and fix screens and laptops to the dashboard. In some vehicles, this means that the whole of the passenger side is completely overrun with equipment.
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