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  • "Dinner for winner"

    July 19, 2013

    The Automotive Industry celebrates a new event showcasing European innovation At the “Dinner for Winner” event, organized July 16 in Brussels for the first time to celebrate the excellence of the European automotive suppliers industry, OCTO Telematics received a special mention for overall innovation for its innovative connectivity approach. The event, which is organized by CLEPA (the European Association of Automotive Suppliers), …

  • Octo meets ABI

    May 23, 2013

    A Good Practice Guide for telematics-based car insurance products Octo, the global brand leader in insurance telematics has teamed up with the Association for British Insurers, or ABI, to produce the Telematics Good Practice Guide. The ABI document is a complete guide outlining the actions that insurers should take in order to fortify trust in telematics-based car insurance products. Moreover, a legal framework is defined …

  • Take the guesswork out of telematics

    May 15, 2013

    A Big Data message to Insurance Telematics Europe 2013 The Insurance Telematics Conference, held in London over May 7-8 at Victoria Park Plaza proved to be a successful event, bringing together industry pioneers and leaders from all over the world. Among the impressive list of speakers at this year’s gathering was also Octo’s own Chief Marketing Officer, Jonathan Hewett. It is no secret that the …

  • The Data Scientist's role from theory to practice

    February 17, 2013

    How much is this role valued in the telematics industry There was a time when there were different disciplines, each one definitely separated from the other and for each of them there was a specific connected professional role. On the contrary today the idea of different distinct knowledge fields is fading away being replaced by the idea of various disciplines …

  • Clear Box and Video Event Data Recorder

    Driving safety has become a right for all There is no doubt that technology can be valuable for drivers and passengers protection: Octo Telematics is a leader in the production of clear boxes (better-known as “black boxes”) and- in partnership with the Group’s affiliated company, OctoCam – of Video Event Data Recorder systems which are devices installed in automobiles to record information related to road events that may help …

  • Octo is honoured as one of the top technological companies

    In a recent report by Deloitte Octo is leader for innovation and technology. The company was honored by Deloitte, a global leader in the field of consulting firms since November 30, 2012, who published the “Technology Fast 500 Emea”,  ranking of the 500 companies in Europe, Middle East and Africa, as being one of the companies that has focused mainly on high level …