Fazua Evation: High-Tech meets IoT
BMZ Drive Solutions offers connectivity solution with COMODULE
BMZ GmbH integrates additional connectivity solutions for the BMZ Drive System. A smartphone is used to link the E-bike to an intelligent network. This brings new features to the vehicle like social media community interactions. The smartphone also serves the cyclist as an on-board computer, providing information on the battery and motor. At the same time, the rider can easily change vehicle settings. BMZ is working on connectivity with the German-Estonian technology company COMODULE. With its connectivity solutions, BMZ GmbH is a leader in this forward-thinking trend within the E-bike segment.
Top 5 news from ConCarExpo 2017
Europe's biggest exhibition for connected vehicles, autonomous driving and IT security took place in July in Berlin. Focus of this year’s edition of the event was on digitalization as the key technology on the way to the full automated and connected driving experience.
Velo-City 2017 Netherlands - Arnhem -Nijmegen
Main theme of Velo-city 2017 was ‘’The Freedom of Cycling’’. This conference joined 1,500 delegates from 80 different countries all over the world. There were also other substantial themes which were elaborated during the fair like Governance and Policy Development, Health and Sustainability, Infrastructure, Social and Equity Aspects, Bikenomics, and Urban Development!
You are what you share
Today, 54% of the world’s population resides in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to 66% by 2050. For that reason, the planning of sustainable urbanization is a vital element to successful development. The way people commute around the cities is an integral part of everyday life, since it affects productivity, security, health and global warming, among other things. Based on World Economic Forum’s evidences (2017) plenty of cities all over the world including Paris, Brussels, Oslo, Madrid, London and Hamburg, have decided to reduce or ban diesel cars from their city centres within next years. Governments have acknowledged that conventional car-centric model will eventually lead cities to collapse due to the health implications and space management problems it causes.
COMODULE at Automotive Barcelona: Talking About the Importance of Connectivity
COMODULE participated successfully at the Automobile Barcelona Fair as one of the start-ups finalists powered by Ficosa. During this fair COMODULE had the opportunity to pitch about the future of urban mobility in front of investors and corporations from the automotive sector. At the same time, there were some great learning points taken from other thought leaders who participated in this event, who pointed out the significance of connectivity for automobile industry in the next 10 years.
Taipei Cycle Show Insights & Trends
COMODULE had successful presence at one of the most important trade shows of the industry – Taipei Cycle Show. COMODULE was exhibiting at the fair in conjunction with its strategic partner - AVS Electronics. AVS Electronics - headquartered at the heart of the bicycle industry (Taipei, Taiwan) and with 15 years of experience in consumer/bicycle electronics has provided us shortcut access to the industry’s know-how. Following post is outlining reasons why Tapei Cycle was important milestone in COMODULE long-term strategy and which are the main insights/trends in the industry.
COMODULE and Accelerated Systems form Partnership
Taipei, Taiwan March 22nd 2017. Accelerated Systems (ASi) and COMODULE have formed a partnership on the back of continued mutual customers, and their vision for the future. The partnership will see COMODULE’s connectivity board and ASi’s controller boards integrated to work together, providing customers with a huge variety of customized options from data mapping to component choices.
Clean Motion Partnered with COMODULE to Introduce Connected Services
The Light Electric Vehicle Manufacturer Clean Motion AB has signed an agreement with the Global Connectivity Provider COMODULE GmbH. The scope of this partnership is to create the next generation of smart vehicles, called ZbeeConnect. Clean Motion is a Swedish company that develops three wheel electric vehicles. Zbee is a lightweight vehicle which is environmentally friendly and highly efficient. Thanks to its small size Zbee meets the needs of contemporary transportation and at the same time offers safety and flexibility to the drivers. COMODULE is a German company which builds full stack connectivity for light vehicles. This includes Hardware (Bluetooth, GSM/GPS), end-user interface (mobile application) and an on-line platform (remote vehicle analysis and customer support) This turnkey solution enables the users to collect data from the vehicle, monitor it and control it with a tap of a button!
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9 reasons why you should work for a startup
When looking for a job, you might face the classic question, the duel between startups vs corporate, which road to take? In any case both have its strengths and shortcomings, like flexibility vs stability, benefits vs free Ping-Pong and so on. But there are definitely great benefits, which we will be focusing on.
Tesla Model 3: a connected statement for the electric vehicle revolution.
coModule featured in “Life in Estonia”: Tesla grade connectivity to light electric vehicles
Silicon Tallinn: coModule featured in the official magazine of Volkswagen Group
How manufacturers can win big if they focus on Internet of Things
Internet of Things, or IoT, has become a modern tech buzzword. From toasters and toilets to Teslas, everyone is talking about connected technology. We are constantly dazzled by IoT feature-sets (“A fridge that talks to your cooker! An Amazon button to order detergent!”), but where is the real value in these? Just check out The Internet of Useless Things, or The Atlantic’s great piece on The Internet of Things you Don’t Really Need for more examples of application of IoT over functionality.
The award that means more than just recognition
German-based bicycle manufacturer Coboc partnered up with coModule to create an ultimate connected
urban e-bike. Clear indication of thriving innovation born in partnership got confirmed at Eurobike 2015 – the biggest bicycle fair in the world. Connected commuter-type Coboc was awarded with Eurobike Gold Award – the highest recognition a new product can receive in the bike industry.