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The Connected Car

Prepare For The Next Computing Environment

July 22, 2013

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  • By Charles S. Golvin
  • with Christopher Mines,
  • Michael Yamnitsky,
  • Nate Fleming

Why Read This Report

Persistent broadband Internet connectivity has transformed many industries, primarily via smartphones and applications but also by embedding network connections into devices and environments. Now broadband mobile connectivity is about to become the default in vehicles, adding a new computing environment beyond office, home, and on-the-go. We know that automotive manufacturers and their suppliers are reshaping their businesses to accommodate and leverage this new computing environment, but who else is facing disruption and opportunity? A diverse range of industries and vendors, that's who.

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Table of Contents

  • Welcome To The Connected World
  • The Fourth Computing Environment: In-Vehicle
  • Connectivity Brings Ecosystem Disruption And Opportunity
  • The Connected Vehicle's 10-Year Horizon

  • Connectivity's Disruption Reaches Far Beyond The OEMs
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents