New services leveraging automotive technology and data expertise now available to OEM partners via Xevo Market
BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Arity, the technology company founded by The Allstate Corporation, and Xevo Inc., the global leader in data-driven user experiences for the automotive industry, today announced they are working together to create automotive risk management solutions designed to enrich and enhance the in-car experience. The collaboration will enable the companies to deliver a suite of vehicle connectivity and navigation features powered by Arity’s Automotive and Shared Mobility Solutions and Xevo Market, the company’s groundbreaking in-vehicle merchant-to-driver commerce platform, making it possible for drivers and fleet managers to receive personalized driving services and automotive risk management solutions.
This offering leverages both companies’ technology and data platforms and Xevo’s unique merchant and data market to create several new features and products, including:
- Improved Insurance Options and Pricing for Consumers: A curated companion and connected car app user experience designed to present relevant, personalized insurance offers based on an individual or group’s actual driving behaviors, including usage-based insurance.
- Driving Services: To increase driver safety, Arity and Xevo will offer OEMs and navigation solution providers a suite of services that enable individuals and fleets to select safer, smarter routes, and avoid high-risk areas and intersections. The Xevo Market platform also offers parents and teenage drivers tools to understand teen driving habits; incorporating data from Arity’s proven driving scores will result in an even more comprehensive, effective solution.
- Intelligent Tools to Improve Fleet Operations of Any Size: Xevo’s connected car platform features services well-suited for fleet operation. Combining Xevo’s data ingestion and analysis capabilities with Arity’s Shared Mobility Solutions yields an end-to-end experience offering fleet operators the business intelligence tools to effectively manage risk and increase overall profitably.
“The auto industry is in the midst of a transformational change, and OEMs are working tirelessly to adapt,” said Gary Hallgren, President, Arity. “Our collaboration with Xevo will better position OEMs to leverage connected car data for revenue-generating opportunities and deliver a more personalized, intelligent in-car experience—a key pillar of the auto industry’s value proposition in the future. The aim of our work with Xevo is to boost OEMs’ efforts to create better value and arm their customers with the insights that will make them smarter and safer on the road.”
“Xevo Market makes it easy for OEMs to deliver smarter, safer, more productive journeys to their customers, and we are happy to collaborate with Arity to build even more useful, intuitive in-vehicle features and services. Working together gives us the opportunity to help individuals and fleet managers get the personalized information they need to effectively manage risk and keep costs down,” said Dan Gittleman, CEO, Xevo. “Combining Xevo’s car, cloud, mobile, and market expertise with Arity’s data intelligence, we can offer OEMs features of value to their customers, enhancing the driving experience and simplifying people’s daily lives while improving road safety and helping them save money.”
Arity is a technology company focused on making transportation smarter, safer, and more useful for everyone. It transforms large amounts of data into actionable insights to help partners better predict risk and make smarter decisions in real time. The Arity platform was built on more than 30 billion miles of historical driving data with more than a million active vehicle telematics connections and over 7 years of data directly from cars. Arity was founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2016 and has offices in Northern Ireland, India and Chicago’s Merchandise Mart. For more information, visit www.arity.com