NASHVILLE, TN--April 22, 2013: Airbiquity, a global leader in connected vehicle services, today congratulates Nissan North America, Inc. for winning the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) Smart Solution Spotlight Award at the ITS America's 23rd Annual Meeting and Expo. The award was presented by ITS America's President and CEO Scott Belcher to Nissan North America, Inc. for the company's global launch of the Nissan LEAF Electric Vehicle (EV) CARWINGS Telematics Program.
“We are proud of the success of our partners at Nissan North America, Inc. and congratulate the company on its Smart Solution Spotlight Award from the ITS America”
Along with Nissan North America, Inc., Airbiquity was recognized by ITS America for the global launch of its Choreo Service Delivery Platform for its Cloud-Based EV Solution designed for the Nissan LEAF. The Choreo Service Delivery Platform is a global, highly-scalable, private cloud that enables embedded connectivity and smartphone integration solutions for apps and connected services worldwide.
Designed to keep Nissan LEAF owners and drivers connected to their car, the CARWINGS Telematics Program allows Nissan LEAF owners to monitor charging, find charge stations, plan trips, remotely control door locks, turn the climate control system on or off, and more, for an effortless transition to an EV lifestyle. Using a smartphone or a secure web site, Nissan LEAF owners have the ability to monitor and control selected vehicle functions anywhere they and the car have connectivity.
"We are proud of the success of our partners at Nissan North America, Inc. and congratulate the company on its Smart Solution Spotlight Award from the ITS America," said Kamyar Moinzadeh, President and CEO, Airbiquity. "As one of the first global EV programs launched in 10 countries and six languages, the Nissan LEAF program was a key milestone for the telematics industry. We are very proud to see our comprehensive EV solution recognized as we strive to help automakers and consumers receive the maximum benefit from their alternative-fueled vehicles through our connected vehicle solutions."
The ITS America Smart Solution Spotlight award is presented to Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) technologies or projects that have made a real-world impact, or have demonstrated near-term potential, to improve public safety, enhance mobility, create more livable communities, strengthen economic competitiveness, or promote environmental sustainability.