Connected Vehicle Cloud

Connect your vehicles with a platform that allows you to stay focused on what you do best.

Our connected car platform

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 4.5 million vehicles and counting, across more than 130 countries.

Are you ready to be the best?

To make car connectivity easy and effective, vehicle manufacturers need the right partner and the right platform. Ericsson is the right partner and Connected Vehicle Cloud is the right platform.

With Connected Vehicle Cloud you can:

  • Securely offer connected services at a global scale
  • Start simple and expand when the time is right
  • Manage connectivity for the entire vehicle lifecycle
  • Simplify relationships with connectivity service providers
  • Enjoy guaranteed SLAs for platform solutions, through 24/7 operation and maintenance services

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Portrait picture of Claes Herlitz, VP & Head of Connected Vehicles at Ericsson. Also responsible for the connected vehicle platform.

"Ericsson is committed to the relentless simplification of vehicle connectivity. By managing the complexity of evolving technologies, we make it easier for automakers to focus on what they do best."
Claes Herlitz, VP & Head of Connected Vehicles at Ericsson

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Trusted by the best

We provide our customers and partners with the tools to succeed with their connected vehicle services.

Case studies

Volvo Cars

Volvo Cars now use Connected Vehicle Cloud to enable digital vehicle services in more than 120 markets. Since 2012, Volvo Cars have partnered with Ericsson to provide cars, drivers and passengers worldwide access to cloud services. With automated emergency calls, remote control functions and in-car infotainment, Volvo Cars have applied connectivity to further cement their reputation for safety, practicality and comfort.

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Lynk & CO

Lynk & CO owners can control, monitor and share their car from a smartphone app, which communicates with their car via the Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud. By connecting directly with owners, LYNK & CO are able to build brand loyalty and unprecedented connections with their customers.

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Vehicles – connected by Ericsson connected car platform

Our car isn’t just a car. Not anymore. It’s our smartphone and sound system. It’s our map, traffic report, weathervane and childcare assistant. It’s the key to a more connected, more productive and more sustainable lifestyle. As the leaders in connectivity Ericsson is enabling innovation in vehicle services by decoupling software from hardware, and moving complexity to the cloud. With our specialized platforms we’re simplifying the management of connected vehicle systems and increasing the flexibility of new service roll-out. And thanks to our global knowledge, we’re facilitating smooth subscription services, switching seamlessly across borders and networks. Vehicles, connected by Ericsson. It’s vehicle connectivity. Made easy.

What can Ericsson connected car platform do for you?

Connected Vehicle Cloud is a digital service platform that enables vehicle manufacturers to rapidly develop and manage new services for connected vehicles. The platform is tailored to fit the vehicle manufacturers’ growing demand for scalability and flexibility with the necessary capabilities to support any connected vehicle service.

black background with Ericsson connected car platform value proposition: 1) connectivity made easy, 2) managing complexity, 3) enabling innovation

Connectivity made easy

Thanks to our technology leadership in cellular connectivity,
Ericsson is helping to reshape the automotive industry landscape, with connectivity as the game-changing component required for vehicle manufacturers adapt to a new world.

Managing complexity

Making it easy for automakers to handle complex issues such as security, identity management, global data legislation, 24/7 operation of connected services worldwide — and exceeding customer service and mobility expectations are our key differentiators. Using Ericsson’s platform for connected vehicle services helps simplify complexity for vehicle manufacturers.

Enabling innovation

Relying on our cost-efficient, scalable connected car platform will enable automakers to focus on their core business and make investments that will generate new revenue streams, build customer loyalty and cut time to market.

Here are some of the capabilities enabled by Connected Vehicle Cloud

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Vehicle telematics

Create convenience, safety and security by enabling a wide range of user services for vehicle ease-of-use.

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Fleet management

Bring consistent and accurate monitoring, analysis and automation to large-scale connected fleets, and generate mobility-as-a-service plus other new fleet services.

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Service innovation

Decouple development from infrastructure and speedily unlock and quickly deploy new innovative services.

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Universal Connectivity

Streamline and simplify connectivity to ensure network reliability, data accuracy and consistency across vehicles.

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Assisted Drive

ADAS automotive capabilities turn connectivity into a contributing sensor, enabling vehicles to see around corners, avoid hazards, collaborate with each other and interact with their environment more intelligently than ever.

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Winning collaborations

Succeeding with connected vehicles requires a diverse ecosystem of players. Here are some of the cross-industry partnerships we support between automakers, technology innovators and professional organizations.

Building trust with Veoneer

Our partnership with Veoneer is making safe and reliable ADAS and autonomous driving a reality.

Setting the standard with 5GAA

As a member of the 5G Automotive Association, we support 5G standardization and interoperability.

Redefining mobility with Drive Sweden

We work with Drive Sweden to build cross-industry collaborations that enable smart mobility.

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

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