Top 20 Automotive Technology Companies - 2017
The automotive industry is witnessing massive transformation driven by digitalization and the proliferation of ’connected’ in-car devices. With high performance electronics in small factors embedded into the modern automotive, modern cars are transforming into sophisticated digital machine that can communicate seamlessly with the outside world. Aware of the tremendous business value around the idea of connected car experiences, more technology companies are partnering with automotive manufacturers.
Equipped with the latest automotive technology that provide a digital and interactive interface to the various systems, including the in-vehicle infotainment and telematics, car manufacturers and fleet operators can not only manage a vast number of vehicles and maintain their peak performance, but also increase efficiency and lower the maintenance cost. Tier 1 suppliers on the other hand can leverage digital identity of the users to deliver personalized experience to the driver and the passengers. There are several technology companies that are at the leading edge of enabling automotive transformation, helping auto manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers to leverage the digital trend.
In an effort to facilitate the CIOs find the right automotive technology partner, a panel of prominent CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, along with the CIOReview editorial board has assessed scores of automotive technology solution providers and picked best performing companies. We have considered the company’s ability in designing and building advanced automotive solutions that cater to the needs of the auto manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers. We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Automotive Technology Solution Providers - 2017.
|Alfa||Offers an end-to-end business process automation platform with integrated workflow for auto finance companies|
|ARi||Provider of vertically integrated engineering and testing expertise under one roof|
|BFFT||Provider of high-value automotive engineering development and testing services for digitalization, driver assistance systems, and electro mobility|
|Blue Sage Software||Provides an array of software modules to optimize and channelize the automotive aftermarket activities|
|CloudCar||CloudCar provides a powerful platform for building next-generation connected vehicle experiences|
|Custom Technology Solutions||Provides information technology and data warehousing solutions to the automotive after market|
|Dealertrack||Provider of integrated dealership technologies, from best-in-class Sales and F&I software that improves the customer experience to a Dealer Management System that boosts employee productivity|
|Drako Motors||The Drako DriveOS drive operating system consolidates multiple hardware functions into a set of secure software applications for unsurpassed driving performance and safety|
|ForgeRock||Provides digital identity management platform to secure the connected car IoT ecosystem|
|Gratis Technologies||Provides autoWALL, a community-based that facilitates direct communication between the entire hierarchy at the dealership and their customers|
|HARMAN Automotive Cybersecurity - by Samsung||Provides cutting edge intrusion detection and prevention solutions and risk assessment services for the automotive industry|
|LotLinx||Provides ground-breaking digital advertising technology for empowering dealers to improve inventory turn rates while eliminating wasted digital ad spend|
|MuHu||Develops a visual intelligence platform that provides real-time information to drivers through live, on-demand videos|
|Octadyne Systems||Offers web-based solutions and web consulting services including Auto Dealer Website Management System|
|PCMI Corporation||Provides integrated and modular software solutions for F&I administration and extended warranty management|
|Pi Square Technologies||Pi Square Technologies, your Synergy partner of Excellence for innovative product development in Automotive industry|
|PinnacleQM||Quality management and test services specialists with deep experience in testing and ensuring a quality end user experience in the automotive industry|
|RealVNC||Provides VNC Mobile, Enhanced and Telematics delivering seamless mobile-vehicle-cloud communication|
|The DiSTI Corporation||Provides a single-stop-solution for OEMs to design creative UI and UX through their flagship software GL Studio|
|The Reynolds and Reynolds||Provider of software, business forms, and professional services for automotive retailers with sophisticated Web technologies and Retail Management System for the automotive industry|