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Telefonica, Seat ink car digitalisation deal

Monday 6 November 2017 | 12:15 CET | News
Telefonica and Spanish carmaker Seat have announced a deal to jointly develop innovative projects in the automotive industry. The agreement will see the companies collaborating in the application of 5G connectivity in the connected and autonomous car ecosystem as well as developing digital transformation projects as an integral part of the car manufacturing process. The partners said they would also promote the shared use of insights extracted from anonymous aggregate data to design optimised mobility applications in urban areas. Telefonica has been designated a strategic IT supplier to Seat

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