Why Automakers Should Support Aftermarket Telematics


• Aftermarket Telematics assumed the following

– Most systems would consist of a hardware box that plugs into the J1962 connector and has a cellular transceiver on board to communicate with a data facility

– Most telematics products will require collaboration of companies providing different parts of the total solution.

The elements of collaborations include:

• Overall system developer

• Independent shops, fleets, etc.

• Parts companies or warehouse distributers (with supplier loyalty programs)

• Tool and equipment companies

• Cellular providers

• Motorists (customers)

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