20 Most Promising Automotive Tech Solution Providers - 2014
Cloud and internet technologies are power boosting today’s auto industry. Breaking part from the age-old ‘manual processes,’ the industry is on its way to enable full automation. Manufacturers, dealers, dealer agencies and OEMs seamlessly connect and adapt to modern systems that avoids delays and shortcomings in handling business or operational procedures.
While manufacturers and dealers increasingly demand for technological improvisation to enhance their existing operational systems, solution providers on the other hand are touching base with reality and technology to supply customized solutions to ensure full efficiency and low error in the business flow or operations of their clients. The solution providers are also utilizing SaaS and PaaS models to help companies tackle challenges in their businesses.
In the last few months we have looked at hundreds of solution providers who primarily serve the auto industry, and shortlisted the ones that are at the forefront of tackling challenges faced by this industry.
In our selection we looked at the vendor’s capability to fulfill the needs of automotive sector through the supply of a variety of services that support core business processes, including innovation areas related to cloud, mobile, Saas, PaaS and ERP, Big Data and analytics, mobility, and social media in the specific context of the auto industry. We also evaluated the vendors support for automotive industry bridging the gap between IT and Operations Technology.
We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Automotive Tech Solution Providers 2014.
|Actify||Provides Product Data Intelligence solutions for the automotive, aerospace and industrial machinery industries|
|Aras Corporation||Aras is a Product Lifecycle Management software company that offers an advanced enterprise PLM solution that is highly scalable, secure and fullfeatured, with no PLM software license fees|
|AutoRaptor CRM||Provides web-based Customer Relationship Management solution that offers a way to change how salespeople relate to customers|
|BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY||A leader in the automotive aftermarket space, providing technical solutions to automotive repair centers|
|Dealer360||Dealer360 provides software solutions and infrastructure support to automotive dealers|
|Enprecis||Customer data management insight provider for the global automotive industry|
|F&I Administration Solutions||Automotive dealers and their Finance and Insurance departments look for products that add value to their customer experiences.|
|Halcyon Technologies||An Enterprise application development company providing innovative and value-added solutions in the areas of CRM, ERP, Inventory and appraisal management systems|
|Intelligent Mechatronic Solutions||Expert in telematics and infotainment technologies, including convergence of both technologies in delivering the ultimate connected car experience|
|MaximTrak||Injecting technology and process standardization into the automotive dealership space|
|MOTOR Information Systems||Provides customers with unbiased, accurate, authoritative and reliable automotive data in consistent and easy-to-use formats|
|OpenCar||An open, standards-based platform to efficiently create automotive-grade Apps|
|Pegasystems||Pegasystems provides the fastest and most flexible environment for developing solutions that orchestrate and automate business processes–including people, systems and things–to effectively and efficiently optimize global manufacturing businesses|
|ProMax Unlimited||ProMax Unlimited enables you to translate the vision for success into an achievable daily process, with accountability built into the system every step of the way|
|RyanTech Cloud Services||Providing technology solutions to the automotive industry and improving efficiencies one dealer at a time|
|Spireon||Provider of a M2M and technology platform for dealers and lenders to improve the loan claiming process|
|UIEvolution||UIEvolution delivers an end-to-end suite of automotive products for safely connecting drivers and the car to mobile applications and services|
|VinSolutions||Provider of a fully integrated cloud based solution that comprises different dealership functionalities into a single, user-friendly software, helping dealers access all information through multiple channels|
|WHI Solutions||Provides SaaS and cloud-based technologies, to enhance the automotive aftermarket area|
|Xtime||Provides retention solution for automotive manufacturers and dealer service departments|