Expanded NAVTEQ Map Data and Content Now Included in Telogis’ Location Based Services Platform
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. & CHICAGO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 16, 2010 — Telogis, Inc. ( www.telogis.com), the platform for location intelligence, has expanded its agreement with NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data for in-vehicle, portable, wireless and enterprise solutions, on a global scale. The agreement is the culmination of a six-year relationship between Telogis and NAVTEQ, and will incorporate all products within NAVTEQ’s global portfolio.
NAVTEQ content is now expanded across the Telogis platform including real-time traffic information from NAVTEQ Traffic™, historical average traffic speeds via NAVTEQ Traffic Patterns™, and truck-specific attributes from NAVTEQ Transport™. The additional content enhances Telogis’ turn-by-turn navigation, resource tracking and route optimization for Mobile Resource Management (MRM) and logistics solutions globally. As a result of this agreement, Telogis GeoBase is now available as a free SDK download for commercial use through NAVTEQ Network for Developers™ ( NN4D).
Telogis’ GPS-based fleet productivity and management platform, Telogis Fleet, uses NAVTEQ® map data and content in North America and Europe. Telogis Fleet provides comprehensive fleet management applications with the ability to integrate tracking, routing, and optimization functions with Enterprise back-office management. The Telogis GeoBase platform gives MRM and logistics companies a scalable, feature-rich engine that delivers core geospatial functionality in a user-friendly software interface.
Since 2004, NAVTEQ and Telogis have worked together to enable Fleet Management, MRM and Logistics solutions. The agreement expands Telogis’ use of map data and content to all 78 countries where there is NAVTEQ Map coverage.
“We continue to combine our core competence with NAVTEQ’s leadership in digital mapping as we expand our business footprint,” said Dave Cozzens, CEO of Telogis. “Telogis and NAVTEQ have a long-term, trusted relationship which assures that we can provide our customers not only with a seamless geographic experience but also with a seamless applications services experience.”
“NAVTEQ is excited to be supporting Telogis’ global expansion strategy,” said Roy Kolstad, vice president and general manager, Enterprise Americas, NAVTEQ. “The combination of Telogis’ best-in-class tools and high-quality NAVTEQ® map data assures that Telogis’ customers around the world will be able to leverage advanced solutions for their business management needs.”
Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, is dedicated to enhancing the value of its customers’ businesses through intelligent integration of location technology, information and services. Telogis was established in 2001 and is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., with offices in Europe and Latin America as well as development centers Austin, Texas and in Christchurch, New Zealand. Telogis’ products and services are used and distributed in more than 60 countries worldwide. To learn more about Telogis visit www.telogis.com or call toll free at 866-TELOGIS (866-835-6447).
NAVTEQ is the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data that enables navigation and location-based platforms around the world. NAVTEQ supplies comprehensive digital map information to power automotive navigation systems, portable and wireless devices, Internet-based mapping applications and government and business solutions. The Chicago-based company was founded in 1985 and has more than 4,600 employees located in 203 offices and in 45 countries.
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