FUJITSU TEN further strengthens its automotive strategy with premium telematics solution from Telenor Connexion to be deployed overseas.
The Japanese Tier 1 automotive supplier, FUJITSU TEN, has chosen Telenor Connexion to provide a connected service solution for its Remote Engine Start telematics service, which is an aftermarket product to be deployed overseas.
In the automotive industry, it is expected that the connected car will become even more developed. In response to such changes, FUJITSU TEN is focused on providing technologies that encompass the ITS support for driving safety, advanced car telematics systems, and development of more efficient commercial vehicles.
Telenor Connexion provides an end-to-end connectivity solution in part of FUJITSU Group’s “FENICS II M2M Service” from FUJITSU TEN’s on-board ECU telematics unit to the FUJITSU Group Data Center, allowing car-owners to take advantage of a variety of services including remotely starting the engine or checking the status of a car with a smartphone.
“FUJITSU TEN is playing a key role in developing the intelligent cars of the future. We are very pleased to contribute to the development of vehicles that keep drivers constantly connected to the world around them through two-way, seamless exchange of information”, says Per Simonsen, CEO at Telenor Connexion.
“The collaboration with FUJITSU TEN underlines Telenor Connexion’s position as the leading enabler of connected services and further strengthens our position on the important vehicle market”.
FUJITSU TEN’s partnership with Telenor Connexion is a direct result of a continued focus on reliable and secure connectivity solutions.
“Telenor Connexion provides an innovative and scalable connectivity solution which will be an integral part of the deployment of our products in the automotive markets”, says Yoshinari Shiraishi, Executive Chief Engineer at FUJITSU TEN.
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About FUJITSU TEN
FUJITSU TEN LIMITED（Headquarters／Kobe, Hyogo prefecture, Japan; Capital／5.3 billion yen）, established in 1972 with investment from FUJITSU LIMITED, TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION, and DENSO CORPORATION, is a leading manufacturer of automotive electronic equipment. It is a globally-recognized manufacturer of car navigation and audio systems, ECU for engine and airbag control, and mobile communication equipment. Consolidated sales totaled 249 billion yen（US$3.11 billion） for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012.
For more information, see FUJITSU TEN official site www.fujitsu-ten.com
About Telenor Connexion
Telenor Connexion is the leading enabler of connected services for business and life critical applications, regardless of the vertical market. Building on more than 12 years of M2M (machine-to-machine) experience, Telenor Connexion provides customers with tools that allow for full control of status, location and performance of their connected devices.
Telenor Connexion has provided reliable connected services to a number of global customers such as Volvo, Nissan, Daimler, TomTom, Omron, Scania, Qualcomm Enterprise Services, Hitachi and Securitas Direct.
The company was established in 2008 and originates from the successful M2M business within Telenor Sweden. With headquarter and tech center in Sweden and regional offices in UK, Germany, US, and Japan, Telenor Connexion has a global presence serving customers around the world.
Telenor Connexion is wholly owned by Telenor Group, one of the world’s major mobile operators.
For more information please visit www.telenorconnexion.com