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  • Octo Telematics Inc.: “Harnessing the power of data to provide smart solutions for the connected world”

    May 18, 2017

    Octo’s North America CEO, Nino Tarantino, sat down The Silicon Review to discuss Octo’s  history, future goals, and their position in the market today. Click here to read more.

  • The Technology That’s Shaking Up Insurance

    May 8, 2017

    Technology continues to play a central role in transforming our world, and the auto insurance industry is no different. With competitive pressures driving insurers to find ways to cut business costs and improve both productivity and efficiency, the utilization of telematics technology is becoming increasingly popular. “When telematics data is integrated into key systems such as policy administration, underwriting and …

  • Distracted Driver Monitoring Added to UBI

    May 2, 2017

    Octo Telematics, supplier of solutions for the auto insurance industry, announced its Distracted Driving scoring and analysis feature, now available within its suite of telematics products for both in-vehicle and mobile solutions: Octo Glimpse, Octo Vantage, Octo Fleet, and Octo Surround. “Our flexible platform allows us to work directly with insurance partners to build a customized distracted driving solution or …

  • Octo Telematics Offers Insurers Distracted Driving Scoring Feature

    Octo Telematics is making available a distracted driving scoring and analysis feature within its suite of telematics products used by its more than 60 auto insurer customers. The scoring feature is available for both in-vehicle and mobile solutions that include Octo Glimpse, Octo Vantage, Octo Fleet, and Octo Surround. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, fatalities from “distraction-affected” crashes increased …

  • Octo Telematics Launches Distracted Driving Score

    Octo Telematics has launched a Distracted Driving scoring and analysis feature available within its suite of telematics products Octo Glimpse, Octo Vantage, Octo Fleet, and Octo Surround. The feature monitors how a phone is being used during a trip, detects risky behaviors and communicates details and score to the insurer and UBI policyholder. “Our flexible platform allows us to work …

  • Octo Announced as Winner for Most Innovative Insurance Vendor by Insurance Nexus

    March 14, 2017

    Octo Telematics has been named the Most Innovative Insurance Vendor in the USA Insurance Innovation Awards 2017.

  • EMC Insurance Companies Chooses Octo for Fleet Telematics Platform

    March 9, 2017

    EMC Insurance Companies has chosen Octo Telematics as a fleet telematics partner for its commercial telematics program, Peak Fleet.

  • How to Decide If Usage-Based Car Insurance Is Right for You

    March 8, 2017

    Car insurance is a big expense, so it’s no wonder you’re exploring different ways you can save money on your monthly bill. But is a usage-based policy the best way to go about it? This article provides a complete overview about what usage-based car insurance is, its potential advantages and disadvantages, and how you can decide if it’s right for you.

  • EMC Insurance Companies Chooses Octo Telematics for Fleet Initiative

    Octo Telematics, announced today that EMC Insurance Companies has chosen Octo as a fleet telematics partner for its commercial telematics program, Peak FleetTM.

  • The Future of Car Insurance: Digital, Predictive And Usage-Based

    February 27, 2017

    The future of connected car insurance, also called usage-based car insurance (UBI), whereby based on how you drive, when you drive and where you drive, you will receive a competitive quote if you are what the technology deems a ‘safe driver.’