Connectivity Privacy-Compliant Connected Car Services - New Collaboration
Capgemini and Otonomo, a car data services platform, announced that they’re working together to help clients in Germany build new products and services based on car data. This collaboration allows automotive OEMS as well as application and service providers from various industries, to bring privacy-compliant, end-to-end solutions based on car data to life. Services range from ideation and business models through to platform integrations and as-a-service models.
The Otonomo Platform today aggregates more than two billion data points per day from 20 million global connected vehicles, enabling use cases such as personalized on-road experiences for drivers, data-driven decisions for vehicle manufacturers and fleet operators, as well as smart data-based products and services for the consumer. The collaboration between Otonomo and Capgemini will enable clients to increase data utilization leveraging Capgemini’s deep technology and industry expertise, including Capgemini Invent’s proven track record in digital transformation and connected products and services, along with Otonomo’s automotive data services platform. The collaboration complements Capgemini’s Intelligent Industry vision and enables the transformation of automotive companies towards mobility providers.
“At Otonomo, we recognize that vehicle data offers unlimited potential,” said Ben Volkow, CEO and founder, Otonomo. “We aspire to create a mobility ecosystem that uses data to make every driving and transportation experience more rewarding and more environmentally friendly. The valuable expertise that Capgemini Invent offers to our ecosystem will help our vision come to life faster.”
The Otonomo Platform securely ingests automotive OEM data, then reshapes, aggregates enriches and protects it so companies can use the data to develop a host of apps and services for fleets, smart cities, and individual consumers. For personal use cases requiring individual consumer consent for GDPR compliance, Otonomo offers an end-to-end consent management process including usage-based insurance (UBI), predictive maintenance, and concierge services such as on-demand fueling, electric vehicle (EV) services, in-vehicle package delivery, and on-demand car wash.
“Rising customer expectations of in-car and mobility experiences will impact the automotive industry and beyond. Otonomo and Capgemini can together help clients to create services that pave the way for new collaborative business opportunities. For Capgemini, the partnership with Otonomo is a perfect fit extending our Smart Mobility offering,” says Henrik Ljungström, Head of Automotive Sector in Germany, Capgemini.