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  • Eco-driving, instructions for use

    June 7, 2013

    The golden rules respecting the environment at the wheel ‘Driving’ is a term that needs no explanation. With the number of cars worldwide totalling over one billion in 2010, and predicted to reach over 2.5 billion by 2050, the act of driving is extremely common to everyone, everywhere. Eco-driving, on the other hand, is a term that has only recently started …

  • Octo Telematics – First in the field

    April 30, 2013

    Interview with Vincent Bonnet, CCO – Octo Only 4 months into the new year and 2013 has already proven to be a record-breaking year for Octo Telematics and its role in the insurance telematics market. Vincent Bonnet, Octo’s Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) explains to us how a decade’s worth of hard work, innovation, and a commitment to excellence has thrust Octo …

  • Octo in Europe

    February 17, 2013

    In 2012 Octo Telematics celebrated its first five years of activity in Spain. Although still far from England’s position, Spain represents a case study in the application of automotive telematics technology. Davide De Sanctis, country manager of Octo Telematics Iberica, speaks to us about his Spanish experience. What were the most important stages of this period? What role did the …

  • Avoid traffic jam thanks to telematics

    Real time information on your mobile Getting stuck in the city traffic jam or facing problems to circulate on the highway because of an accident is part of our everyday life but we would really enjoy if we could skip all this. However technology and all the several apps on our smartphones and tablets help us a lot giving us …

  • The connected vehicle

    February 13, 2013

    How in the near future all vehicles will be internet connected The Internet has become an integral part of our daily lives. We are constantly connected to the Internet, either from our PC, tablet or PDA. And soon, our vehicles will be included in this list. In fact, we have been talking about connected carsfor a long time: these are a …