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Telematics data collection standard in development

Open standard for the collection of vehicle sensor data for telematics could see car manufacturers building in insurance telematics devices. Octo Telematics is developing a non-proprietary protocol for telematics data collection, within the in-vehicle Java Virtual Machine (JVM) environment. The …

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Four million telematics insurance user milestone

Following key partnership agreements, Octo Telematics has grown its installed base of telematics based insurance units globally to over four million. Insurance telematics system supplier, Octo Telematics has reached a milestone of four million connected users on the roads globally, …

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Academic partnership for insurance telematics validation

Automotive research centre at Ohio University will work with Octo Telematics on the validation of its new products and services for insurance telematics. Octo Telematics has partnered with The Ohio State University‚Äôs Center for Automotive Research (CAR), which will provide …

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Telematics insurance milestone reached in North America

Over a million usage-based insurance users in the USA and Canada now have telematics units from Octo Telematics installed in their vehicles. Octo Telematics has passed the one million UBI-user mark in North America, having shipped more than one million …

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Driver monitoring app could reduce insurance premiums

A new app has been released by Octo Telematics to monitor driver behaviour and provide insurance quotes based on performance. Octo Telematics has developed a smartphone app for drivers to monitor their behaviour on the roads and see how this …

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Usage Based Insurance devices on show at US conference

Representatives of the insurance industry can find out about Usage Based Insurance telematics products for fitting in cars to provide driver monitoring and premium setting tasks. Octo Telematics is inviting insurance professionals to join them as they attend and speak …

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Telematics deal extended for black box insurance equipment

Insurethebox has extended its agreement with Octo Telematics for in-vehicle driver monitoring equipment for performance based insurance products. The performance based insurance model for high risk drivers as supplied by Insurethebox relies on driver monitoring equipment that measures vehicle parameters …

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