Connected Traffic Tower

Automated Transportation

Connected Traffic Tower is a concept designed to help connectivity service providers serve the future of automated transportation and remotely operated fleets of vehicles.

Prepare your network for the future of automotive

Connected vehicle innovation and driverless technology are advancing quickly – but the real benefits of connected automated transportation can only be unlocked with the right network and infrastructure support. Are you ready to serve the automated fleet market?

The Connected Traffic Tower concept captures the requirements to:

  • Execute on the transportation use cases of today and prepare for the demands of tomorrow
  • Provide flexible services and secure infrastructure for automated transportation
  • Play a crucial role in supporting a more sustainable transport ecosystem

Enable automotive innovation

Connected Traffic Tower provides a suite of remote management and orchestration capabilities which maximize the efficiency gains of connectivity and automation technology.

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Are you ready to serve connected vehicles and automated fleets? Get in touch to find out how Connected Traffic Tower can maximize the potential of your network.

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Trusted by the best

In conjunction with our next generation network technology and the Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud, Connected Traffic Tower provides a holistic approach to oversight and orchestration of automated or remotely operated vehicle fleets with high requirements for connectivity.

Connected Vehicle Cloud is the most complete connected car platform on the market today. That's why frontrunners in automotive IoT are using it to connect 4 million vehicles and counting across more than 130 countries.

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Transform transportation with your network

Here's what you can do with Connected Traffic Tower concept:

Network management

  • Network performance data
  • Connectivity management

Management of fleets and connected services

  • Connected fleet management
  • Vehicle and asset management
  • Rules and alert management (geofencing)
  • Remote drive capabilities
  • Reporting and analytics
  • Orchestration of other connected fleet services

DB Schenker – The next step in transportation

Video interview with Markus Sontheimer, CIO & CDO of DB Schenker, outlining the company’s strategic focus on connected transportation as a solution for a more sustainable logistics industry.

Leveraging the next-generation network

The services included in the Connected Traffic Tower concept come hand in hand with the very latest innovations in network technology and infrastructure, advancing networks and preparing them for the demands of automated transportation management.


Ultra-low latency and high-bandwidth connectivity for more intense data load

Network slicing

Intelligent resource allocation for specific application needs

Beyond edge computing

Reduced data volume with distributed cloud local server architecture

Connectivity management

Cloud-based IoT connectivity management, to control connected devices and networked assets

Winning collaborations

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The future of automotive

The connectivity-fueled disruption of the automotive industry is just beginning. Are you ready?

To help you succeed with automotive innovation, we've collected case studies, executive insights, expert articles and informative videos in our Future of Automotive resource center.

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Let’s take the journey together

Learn more about how we can help you capture the possibilities in the transformation of the automotive & transport market.

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