Octo Telematics (Rome, Italy), a company providing telematics to the insurance and automotive market, on Wednesday announced its partnership with Telenor Connexion (Stockholm, Sweden), an M2M network provider. The partnership will allow Octo Telematics to use Telenor’s standardized connectivity applications for multiple markets including an online service portal and APN/VPN.
Through its technological platform, which includes an in-vehicle monitoring device and its multiservice center, Octo Telematics offers a usage-based insurance, driving behavior and mileage reporting, safety and security services, crash management, road assistance and real-time traffic monitoring.
“We decided to select Telenor Connexion as our partner because of the company’s broad experience, its commitment to innovation and their proactive service approach. These three things ensure a high level of reliability in our offering as we deploy in Europe and the Americas”, says Federico Santini, COO at Octo Telematics.
With the recent launch of its North American operations, Octo Telematics can now offer its vehicle telematics solutions to the U.S. automotive insurance market.