DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS), provider of a B2B Cloud Platform that ensures trusted information gets where it needs to go securely and seamlessly, will demonstrate the next-gen vehicle owner connectivity experience at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). As part of the 2015 Technology Showcase at NAIAS, a new feature of the show located in Hall E of Cobo Center, Covisint will:
- Present interactive demonstrations on the next-gen "connected owner" experience.
- Discuss Covisint's "Top 5 Connected Car Predictions for 2015" with thought leaders – David Miller, Chief Security Officer and Tim Evavold, Automotive Delivery Director.
- Highlight how the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the automotive industry.
- Showcase how Covisint is providing support for Hyundai's newly released Hyundai Blue Link smartwatch application, enabling customers to remotely activate certain automotive functions, including remote start, from their smartwatches. Covisint, which worked with Hyundai AutoEver America, Hyundai Motor America and Station Digital Media to bring the solution to life, will be demonstrating the application at the show. For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/1xKFvZT.
"The exponential growth of smartphones, wearables and IoT will lead to more than 50 billion connected devices by 2020, and the automotive industry must transform quickly to respond to this opportunity," said Aaron Aubrecht, senior vice president, products and marketing at Covisint. "The next-gen connected owner experience brings to life the speed and simplicity of integrating a secure, connected cloud platform with new vehicle models, and helps automotive manufacturers deliver the ownership engagement and experience consumers have come to expect."
As one of the early pioneers in the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT), Covisint has long been at the forefront of helping customers and business partners embrace the larger automotive ecosystem and enable a better experience for owners. The ability for car manufacturers to connect owners to the world around them will continue to proliferate as the IoT grows and ushers in a new dimension of vehicle connectivity such as vehicle-to-vehicle, vehicle-to-infrastructure and mobile device communication. With the Covisint platform, customers have the ability to leverage a common foundation to innovate and bring new offerings to market faster, easier and more cost effectively.
About Covisint Corporation
Covisint provides a single entry point for business partners, customers and employees to connect with enterprises that ensures trusted information gets to the right people and place at the right time. Covisint's B2B Cloud Platform enables solutions that allow enterprises and industries to solve complex information and user management challenges across Business-to-Partner (B2P), Business-to-Customer (B2C) and Business-to-Enterprise (B2E) relationships. Today, Covisint powers, secures and connects more than 212,000 business partners and customers to some of the world's leading global enterprises across multiple industries. Learn more at www.covisint.com.
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