Scania’s wearable record forward of the time

Posted on 13. Dec, 2014 by in Volkswagen Canada

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Scania Watch is a elementary approach of collecting information on variables

Scania WatchScania is holding a lead in wearable record – a flourishing trend for fusing conform and high tech – with a intelligent wristwatch that communicates with trucks. Scania Watch is a elementary approach of collecting information on variables including fuel consumption, pushing potency and normal speed. It can also be used to accept email, content summary and phone call notifications.

Mattias Lundholm, Head of Scania Connected Services and Solutions, says a use of wearables is still in a early stages and marketplace recognition is low. “However, we see sparkling opportunities for joining a wristwatch to a essential information convenient from a truck’s technical systems, as good as to information from a complement for real-time monitoring and analyses of lorry fleets.”

Scania has grown a watch together with Sony Mobile.

Scania’s Project Manager Jonas Svanholm adds, “We wanted to rise record that authorised a Scania Watch to truly offer as a crony of a driver. Existing swift government apps have essentially targeted ride companies and swift operators. The Scania Watch, total with a new app, takes a record one step serve and helps a motorist in his or her daily work.”

The initial chronicle is being launched as a singular book of 999 watches, called a Black Griffin. Scania will continue to rise a device, improving usability and adding new functions around program downloads.

“We wish destiny versions will embody functions such as providing information on a driver’s beat rate,” Svanholm says. “This will open adult a operation of health and reserve services for drivers.”

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