SEAT, SAMSUNG and SAP join army to rise a "connected car" of a future

SEAT, Samsung Electronics and SAP SE have combined a technological fondness to rise destiny projects for a connected car. At a 11th book of Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, a 3 companies will showcase cutting-edge concepts grown by pooling their creation and industry-leading expertise.

Last year SEAT and Samsung resolved an agreement on initial record solutions that are now featured in some SEAT models. This year a agreement is strengthened with a attainment of SAP, a universe personality in craving applications, business networks and a Internet of Things (IoT).

“Samsung’s partnership with SEAT and SAP signals a joining to building innovative solutions for a subsequent turn of a connected car”, pronounced Dr. Injong Rhee, Executive Vice-President and Head of RD, Software and Services, Mobile Communications Business during Samsung. “Samsung is focused on bridging a opening between a consumer wiring and automotive attention by bringing a latest cutting-edge mobile record to a pushing experience”.

According to SEAT Executive Committee President Luca de Meo, “For SEAT, connectivity is a pivotal factor. This technological fondness with SAMSUNG and SAP strengthen SEAT’s aim of apropos a anxiety in a margin of connectivity, and above all, of allying with a best partners to exercise new mobility ecosystems business”.

“Delivering a scalable and tellurian Internet of Things resolution for a civic parking plea requires partnership from marketplace innovators such as SEAT, Samsung and SAP”, pronounced Bernd Leukert, member of a Executive Board of SAP SE, Products Innovation. “By leveraging customary formation by SAP Vehicles Network (SVN) and SAP HANA Cloud Platform for a Internet of Things, SEAT has entrance to a tellurian parking register of connected ‘on-street’ and ‘off-street’ parking, whereby user can secure payments around Samsung Pay and suffer some-more seamless formation with countless parking backend systems. Together, we are operative to capacitate a elementary civic parking user knowledge while laying a substructure for additional automobile centric services”.

Always connected vehicles!

The aim of this fondness is to keep users protected and connected while on a road. The RD teams of SEAT, Samsung and SAP have assimilated army to benefaction several destiny connected automobile concepts during MWC. These include:

• An app that lets we haven a parking mark and enables we to compensate for a use but withdrawal your car

Following a success of a Samsung Pay height in South Korea and a U.S., Samsung’s simple, secure mobile remuneration use is approaching to strech a European marketplace in a entrance months. In Q4 2015 SAP succesfuly launched SAP Vehicles Network (SVN) in a U.S. and Europe with Samsung Pay as a launch partner focusing vehicles centric services such as Connected Parking and Connected Fueling.

Under this premise, SEAT, Samsung and SAP have grown a destiny judgment that can be accessed with a SEAT ConnectApp. The devise is for this app to capacitate users to haven a parking space from any plcae by fingerprint recognition, navigates a motorist to a plcae and automatically lift a entrance embankment when a automobile approaches. When a motorist exits a carpark, remuneration is designed to be done directly from a app but withdrawal a car.

This unconventional concept, that can be gifted during a MWC, is a outcome of a corner partnership with automobile park user Saba, SVN members (such as EasyPark) and Mobile World Capital. In addition, this connected automobile knowledge also forms partial of a “Mobile Ready” initiative, a showcase of innovative practice in a genuine city context to prominence mobile record advantages to citizens, attention and open institutions, upheld by a Mobile World Capital Barcelona, a beginning pushing a mobile and digital mutation of multitude while assisting urge people’s lives globally.

• Digital Key Sharing: “fingertip permission for anyone, anywhere to use your car”

Additionally on-hand during MWC, SEAT and Samsung are presenting an expansion of final year’s Digital Key proposal, that was a resolution for locking and unlocking a doors, branch on a atmosphere conditioning and opening and shutting a windows remotely, from a smartphone or wearable.

The innovative resolution this year is a duty that can be accessed in destiny in a SEAT car, whereby permission can be given for another chairman to share a automobile but a need to send possession of a key, even if both people are in opposite locations. The duty consists in arising a totally secure permission to another chairman to share a automobile by transferring a practical transcribe of a car’s digital pivotal to a other person’s smartphone or mobile device for a transcribe pivotal during your fingertips.

A time extent can be set on a transcribe of a digital key. When it expires, a pity capability ends. This app plan also includes a government of a practical keys. In a some-more modernized theatre of a plan there is even room for configuring and restricting a array of automobile functions or opening such as environment a limit speed or naming a pushing mode to boost efficiency, among others.

Mobile World Congress, a biggest technological showcase

Samsung will be assimilated by SEAT for a second year in a quarrel during a a MWC. This eventuality has turn a benchmark in mobile record a telecommunications zone worldwide, and is hosted by a city of Barcelona, where SEAT’s domicile are located. The agreement reached final year with Samsung has been fortified by a agreement with SAP, and bolsters SEAT’s joining to apropos a anxiety in a margin of connectivity in a automobile industry.

At MWC, SEAT will be showcasing a automobile that paint a destiny prophesy of a connected automobile during a SAP mount (Hall 3, 3M41), that will underline corner demos from Samsung, SEAT and SAP.

In addition, during Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona, SEAT will benefaction a explanation of judgment of a new MY SEAT App, grown in partnership with Accenture, that explores a opportunities for new services enabled by a Internet of Things (IoT) and a connected patron and vehicle. At Accenture counter (Hall 2) and by appointment only, new MY SEAT App will showcase new functionalities including remote control of connected home appliances, capabilities to replicate automobile dashboard warnings and alerts, and motorist poise monitoring to offer pushing tips, boost opening and even save income by shortening fuel expenditure and random automobile maintenance.