Mobile Location Based Services - Get Car Smart
Author:Christian Kloeppel, CSC
Christian Kloeppel, head of CSC’s Mobile Business Center of Excellence, discusses the latest innovations in location-based and mobile technology in the automotive industry. “A smartphone is often someone’s most personal possession, and now we’ve combined it with the car,” according to Kloeppel.
Watch this short video to get car smart and learn more about the opportunities and potential risks associated with mobile technology and the automobile.
Emerging location-based mobile services enable drivers to share their location with preferred companies in exchange for discounts. Such services also raise questions about information privacy. Who has access to that information? How is it being used?
“It adds a new level of convenience,” noted Christian Kloeppel, head of CSC’s Mobile Business Center of Excellence. “If my car breaks down and I need a ride, all I have to do is call my friend and his car would choose the fastest route to my phone.”
CSC provides leading automotive firms with a full range of mobile technology services, cybersecurity and automotive systems to support product innovation.