Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud recognized for achievements in the global mobile industry. Based on the Ericsson Service Enablement platform, it enables a transformed driving experience and new opportunities for players in the automotive ecosystem.

Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle Cloud was recognized with a 2013 Mobile Merit Award in the Connected World category. The Mobile Merit awards recognize companies, individuals and technologies that have shaped the way the world communicates today.

”The automotive industry is an increasingly global business, and connecting vehicles demands innovative business models that best leverage the full potential of an agile business ecosystem,” said Elisabetta Romano, Vice President and Head of OSS and Service Enablement, Business Unit Support Solutions, Ericsson.” The Connected Vehicle Cloud builds on and combines today’s telecom network capabilities and delivers dramatically improved quality of experience, generating new business opportunities for the ecosystem around the car.”

Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle Cloud delivers significant opportunity for stakeholders in the automotive and technology ecosystems to reach drivers and passengers in new ways. It is the robust platform that connects application developers, government organizations, businesses, automotive manufacturers and consumers. The result is a transformed driving experience and new opportunities for players in the automotive ecosystem. Part of Ericsson’s Transport and Automotive suite, the platform is centrally managed but logically distributed to maximize local performance and compliance with local regulatory requirements. It targets existing and future demands on scalability, security and flexibility in the global automotive industry.

Now in its fourth year, the Mobile Merit Awards recognize the excellence achieved in the global mobile industry. These annual awards are presented to outstanding companies, individuals and technologies from each sector within the mobile arena for work of the greatest likely impact on the market.

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