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Topic in Depth - Telematics (4)

Often used in mobile telephony, vehicle tracking, online navigation and emergency assistance, the design of wireless systems for the collection and dissemination of data is known as telematics. This Topic in Depth offers definitions, research information, and the uses of the technology in industry.


 
The Meaning of Telematics
 
A little history of developments in telematics is described in this website from Global Telematics. There is information about the evolution of the term, coined in French (telematique) in 1976 by Simon Nora and Alain Minc. Today, "'telematics' has been more and more used to mean "automotive telematics," the use of...

 
Car Manufacturers Rev Up Deployment Of Commercial Vehicle Telematic Systems
 
An overview of just how pervasive telematics is in the automotive industry is provided in this article from Tekrati. The article was sparked by the 2002 Frost & Sullivan study, which found "that telematics will play an increasingly pivotal role in the integration of mobile, in-vehicle computing and wireless...

 
Sweden Does Telematics
 
In Europe, telematics is used more widely for sharing information on road conditions, as is described in this article about telematics research in Sweden. A group of automotive companies and universities have formed Telematics Valley in Gothenburg, Sweden, and the groups annual conference includes information on the...

 
Telematics Update
 
Telematics Update summarizes recent news coverage related to telematics and posts summaries of research reports that are available to purchase. Through this site, visitors can also access Telematics Magazine after registering for free, read about upcoming conferences and events, and read press releases in the...


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