KIRKLAND, Wash., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- INRIX®, a leading provider of traffic information and driver services, announced a partnership with service provider Viasuisse, the leading provider of traffic information in Switzerland. In addition to the integration of Viasuisse's Real time traffic incident data into INRIX's traffic products, Viasuisse and INRIX are partnering to further develop premium traffic flow information for Switzerland. INRIX will immediately combine its Smart Driver Network, expertise and technology with Viasuisse's real-time flow and incident data for Switzerland and make it available as part of its leading real-time and predictive traffic service.
"Our partnership with Viasuisse further demonstrates our commitment to providing our customers with the best real-time and predictive traffic information available," said INRIX Europe General Manager Hans Puvogel. "High quality traffic information for Switzerland, in the heart of Europe, is a key component of our Pan European traffic information services."
INRIX will integrate Viasuisse's traffic data into XD Traffic, its premium real-time and predictive traffic service optimized for the delivery of next generation connected navigation and driver services applications in the car, on mobile devices and the Web. The partnership with Viasuisse furthers INRIX's efforts working with national players in key markets to help its embedded navigation, PNDs and mobile app customers like Audi and NAVIGON deliver Pan-European solutions.
INRIX® is a leading international provider of real-time traffic information and driver services in the car, online and on mobile devices. With more than 130 customers and industry partners including Audi AG, ADAC, ANWB, Coyote, the Ford Motor Company, Infoblu, I-95 Coalition, MapQuest, Microsoft, NAVIGON AG, TCS, Tele Atlas, Telmap, TeleNav, Texas Transportation Institute and Toyota. INRIX's real-time traffic and traffic forecasts help drivers save time every day.
INRIX traffic information and driver services leverage sophisticated statistical analysis techniques originally developed by Microsoft Research. Through analysis of vehicle speed, weather, accident and local event data from hundreds of public and private sources, including the company's Smart Driver Network of more than 4 million GPS-enabled vehicles and mobile devices, INRIX XD™ Traffic offers the most accurate and broadest coverage available for personal navigation, mapping, telematics and other location-based services.
INRIX is available today in 20 countries across North America and Europe. To experience the traffic technology revolution behind the next generation of navigation and location-based service applications, visit http://www.inrix.com/europe.asp
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