Japan: JVC Kenwood and ZMP have started a joint venture named CarTomo that will develop in-car solutions for cloud platforms.
The new company will aggregate real-time car data as well as data from the Internet. Analysis and modeling of Big Data will be used to provide infotainment for the driver, value-added business-to-business services, reduction in emissions, and fewer traffic collisions.
The Cloud platform under development by the two companies will be based on the Microsoft Windows Azure software.
Source: JVC Kenwood