SEATTLE, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Airbiquity®, a global leader in connected vehicle services, today announced it has won a 2018 Silver Edison Award in the "Innovative Services – Digitized Data" category for its OTAmatic™ over-the-air (OTA) software update and data management solution.
Airbiquity OTAmatic enables automakers and automotive suppliers to securely orchestrate and automate connected vehicle software update and data management campaigns from the cloud. OTAmatic provides a sophisticated back-end service delivery management capability with highly refined vehicle and device targeting, discrete policy and privacy controls, customizable consumer communications, and solution deployment flexibility. In addition to vehicle data collection, aggregation, and distribution, OTAmatic also features an edge data analytics framework that supports upgradable analytic modules from data analytics providers, and the anonymization and normalization of vehicle data for automaker and third-party value creation.
"Leading automakers and suppliers have turned to Airbiquity to build and deploy cutting-edge solutions for millions of connected vehicles around the world. OTAmatic now allows these companies to efficiently plan and execute software update and data management campaigns—at scale—which will play a critical role as we move toward an autonomous driving future," said Kamyar Moinzadeh, President and CEO of Airbiquity. "We are honored to be recognized for a second time as an innovative company by the Edison Awards."
Named after Thomas Edison whose inventions, new product development methods, and innovative achievements changed the world, the Edison Awards have become one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of innovation and business. Airbiquity has previously won a Gold Edison Award for "Innovative Services Security & Safety" in 2014.
"The innovations recognized by this year's Edison Awards has served to confirm that companies are continuing Thomas Edison's vision of forward thinking," said Frank Bonafilla, Executive Director of the Edison Awards. "It is exciting to see all the emerging innovations that are bringing about a better world and providing solutions to problems we are currently facing around the globe."
About Airbiquity Airbiquity® is a global leader in connected vehicle services and pioneer in the development and engineering of automotive telematics technology. At the forefront of automotive innovation, Airbiquity operates the industry's most advanced connected vehicle service delivery platform, Choreo™, and supports all leading use cases including over-the-air (OTA) software and data management. Working with Airbiquity, automakers and automotive suppliers have deployed highly scalable, manageable, and secure connected vehicle service programs meeting the needs of their customers in over 60 countries around the world. Learn more about Airbiquity at www.airbiquity.com or join the conversation @airbiquity. Airbiquity is a trademark of Airbiquity Inc.
About the Edison Awards™ The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. The Awards have been recognizing and honoring the best in innovations and innovators since 1987. They honor game-changing innovations that are at the forefront of new product and service development, marketing and human-centered design, and are one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of successful innovation. For more information about the Edison Awards complete program and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.