Dealership service departments are on the verge of seeing transformative changes, and those that do not recognize these emerging patterns may face dramatic losses in revenues and missed opportunities. Currently, new-vehicle dealerships handle only about 30% of service work performed across the country, which represents an enormous missed opportunity not only for additional … [Read more...] about How Service Departments Can Prepare for the Future by Embracing Disruptive Technology
Irvine, CA — May 17, 2018 — Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, was named IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year in the 2018 Compass Intelligence awards. Voted on by a judging panel of more than 40 industry-leading journalists, editors, and analysts covering technology and the IoT, mobile devices, and software sectors, Spireon was chosen for its continued innovation … [Read more...] about Spireon Named IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year 2018 by Compass Intelligence
Irvine, CA — May 3, 2018 — Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, announced its NSpire 3.0 IoT platform was awarded Silver for New Product or Service of the Year in the 16th annual American Business Awards. NSpire is the powerhouse behind the company’s unmatched telematics data repository and analytics capability, capturing more than 326 billion driving miles to date. … [Read more...] about Spireon’s NSpire IoT Platform Wins New Product of the Year in 2018 American Business Awards
The third wave of the internet is about to peak, and it will have a transformative effect on automotive marketing. But first, some history about the internet’s three waves. First wave: Infancy The first wave crested in the early 1990s—it wasn’t the birth of the internet, but it’s when people outside academia and science began using it. Use was primarily via desktop … [Read more...] about Are You Ready to Ride the Third Wave of the Internet?
In the past five years, consumer demand for connectivity in every aspect of life has been on the rise. From smart phones to smart homes, the idea that each individual part of a daily routine can be customized and connected for a streamlined experience has quickly moved from The Jetsons into reality, thanks to a suite of technologies known as the Internet of Things … [Read more...] about What the Internet of Things Means to Automotive