BMW Connected joins army with Baidu Internet of Vehicles on home-to-vehicle cooperation.

Posted on 14. Jun, 2018 by in BMW Canada

Shanghai/Munich. At a CES Asia 2018, BMW China and
Baidu announced a signing of an agreement between BMW Connected and
Baidu Internet of Vehicles on a home-to-vehicle cooperation. This will
serve enhance a focus of BMW Connected – from vehicles and
mobile inclination into a digital lives of customers. This service
enables business to entrance automobile information by voice control and
work applicable functions simply from their home. For example, they
can check fuel levels, close their automobile doors around remote control, search
for mobility information stored by BMW Connected and devise routes and
depart times in advance. The voice control duty can be
activated simply regulating certain wake-up words.

The team-work between BMW Connected and Baidu Internet of Vehicles
provides serve justification of BMW’s “In China, for China” RD
strategy. BMW has been actively building and integrating China’s
digital ecosystem, expanding a doing of a open innovation
team-work with heading Chinese high-tech companies, and is committed
to formulating a diversified and intelligent mobility knowledge for Chinese consumers.

BMW Connected seamlessly integrates vehicles into their users’
digital lives around mixed touchpoints, such as a iPhone and Apple
Watch. It is powered by a BMW Open Mobility Cloud, a highly
flexible, cloud-based system. With BMW Connected, mobility extends
over a vehicle. BMW is committed to building a comprehensive
mobility ecosystem and providing intelligent, seamless and
personalised mobility services for customers. BMW Connected was
launched in China in Dec 2016 and now has over one million
business and counting. In further to tellurian services, BMW Connected
also offers a operation of services tailored to Chinese customers, such as
creation appointments for automobile repairs and maintenance, an airport
reward service, cheuffer parking, fuel label recharging, a traffic
defilement query use and a remuneration service. BMW Connected is
accessible on both iOS and Android platforms. The program upgrade
allows BMW Connected to keep expanding a operation of services to
rise a internal digital ecosystem and foster reward services for
Chinese customers.

Together with programmed driving, a ongoing enlargement of
connectivity as we proceed a digital and emission-free destiny is one
of a executive spheres of activity in that a BMW Group is driving
brazen a mutation of a mobility zone as partial of its
NUMBER ONE NEXT strategy.

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