Connected Cars – TomTom (TOM2) and Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT), a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced the integration of TomTom’s navigation engine, NavKit, with Luxoft’s AllView™, the award-winning* reference design platform for creating an in-vehicle user experience (UX). The partnership is allowing easy integration of TomTom’s navigation engine into the automotive infotainment solutions provided by Luxoft to its global client base.
“We are happy that Luxoft has selected Navkit, our flexible and future-proof navigation platform”
“TomTom is a world-renowned navigation system provider and the NavKit engine is at the heart of all their popular products,” said Mikhail Bykov, Managing Director of Luxoft Automotive. “We are pleased to partner with TomTom and integrate NavKit into our AllView™ UX reference design platform. The integration will enable faster delivery of full navigation solutions and development of advanced automotive HMIs for our partners. Luxoft’s proprietary navigation technologies and our Augmented Reality and Computer Vision Software Framework make our navigation solutions highly adaptable to our customers’ needs.”
“We are happy that Luxoft has selected Navkit, our flexible and future-proof navigation platform” said Jan-Maarten de Vries, VP Automotive Product Marketing at TomTom. “Combined with Luxoft’s AllView™, the new product is helping to easily create the best infotainment design solutions for their clients”
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* Luxoft has been awarded the Connected System Integrator for outstanding work with Ford at TU-Detroit 2015
Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT) is a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base consisting primarily of large multinational corporations. Luxoft’s software development services consist of core and mission critical custom software development and support, product engineering and testing, and technology consulting. Luxoft’s solutions are based on its proprietary products and platforms that directly impact its clients’ business outcomes and efficiently deliver continuous innovation. The Company develops its solutions and delivers its services from 24 dedicated delivery centers worldwide. It has over 9,000 employees across 27 offices in 15 countries in North America, Mexico, Western and Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, and South Africa. Luxoft is incorporated in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has its operating headquarters office in Zug, Switzerland and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit: http://www.luxoft.com
At TomTom (TOM2) our mission is to make technology so easy to use, that everyone can benefit from it.
We created easy to use navigation devices, helping millions of people to get where they want to be. Today, we continue to simplify the complex, making technology more accessible for everyone.
We have four customer facing business units: Consumer, Telematics, Automotive and Licensing.
We make easy to use navigation devices, sport watches and action cameras for consumers. We enable businesses with vehicles to easier manage and improve fleet efficiency whilst increasing overall business performance with our Telematics solutions. We also offer a world leading real-time map platform that is powering innovative location based services and helping to make automated driving a reality for the automotive industry.
Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Amsterdam, we have 4,200 employees worldwide and sell our products in over 46 countries.
About TomTom Automotive
TomTom Automotive is the trusted partner for innovative and future-proof navigation technology for the global automotive industry. As a global leader in connected navigation software, traffic information, and digital real-time maps, we offer Automotive OEMs the modular components to create competitive infotainment systems, as well as the technology to enable the future self-driving cars to see beyond their sensors.
TomTom Navigation Software – NavKit
MyDrive is built around NavKit. NavKit is TomTom’s cross-platform navigation software that powers all navigation products we bring to market. This includes in-dash automotive systems, online applications, smartphone applications and Portable Navigation Devices. NavKit provides advanced routing technology, intuitive destination entry and interactive 2D and 3D map visualization for more than 125 countries. In repeated independent benchmarks, NavKit powered products outsmart traffic and get you to your destination faster than any other navigation product. Find out more here TomTom navigation software