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TomTom Telematics Tops 400,000 Vehicles Subscribed to Its Software as a Service

August 7, 2014



By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Computer Weekly News -- TomTom Telematics continues to strengthen its position as the market leader in Fleet Management and Vehicle Tracking in Europe. At the end of the second quarter of 2014 it had 395,000 subscriptions, a 47% year-on-year growth. As of this week, it has more than 30,000 customers and 400,000 vehicles subscribed to its Software as a Service.

TomTom Telematics' WEBFLEET services integrate seamlessly into enterprise processes; providing data such as trip information, fuel consumption, driving efficiency and information about order status from connected vehicles on the road. The integration of real-time vehicle data allows operations to further optimize and manage their fleets as an integral part of the overall business.

"Our WEBFLEET platform sets new standards for businesses and developers to build truly innovative end-to-end business processes", said Thomas Schmidt, Managing Director, TomTom Telematics. "At our first TomTom Telematics Developer Conference in May, over 100 development partners joined us and shared their WEBFLEET based solutions. Our open API strategy clearly delivers more possibilities for our partners to grow."

In a single day, these 400,000 managed vehicles make 1.9 million business and private trips and drive more than 65 million km. The data centres, provided with the highest security and performance standard (ISO27001), process over 500 million messages and GPS positions per working day, equalling 30 billion new data points every quarter. -ENDS- About TomTom TomTom (TOM2) empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Best known for being a global leader in navigation and mapping products, TomTom also creates GPS Sport Watches, as well as state-of-the-art fleet management solutions and industry leading location based products.

Our business consists of four customer facing business units: Consumer, Automotive, Licensing and Telematics.

Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Amsterdam, we have 4,000 employees worldwide and sell our products in over 35 countries. About TomTom Telematics TomTom Telematics is a Business Unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management and vehicle telematics. Our WEBFLEET platform is a Software-as-a-Service solution - used by small to large businesses to improve vehicle performance, safe fuel, support drivers and increase overall fleet efficiency.

TomTom Telematics is one of the world's leading telematics solution providers. We service drivers in more than 60 countries, giving them the industry's strongest local support network and widest range of sector-specific 3rd party applications and integrations. More than 30,000 customers benefit every day from the highest level of security, quality and availability of our ISO 27001 certified service.

For further information, please visit www.tomtom.com/telematics Follow us on Twitter @TomTomBusiness

Keywords for this news article include: Software, TomTom Telematics.

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