Continental and AND collaborate on how their Map Fusion and eHorizon Map Service leverage the complementary know-how and assets of each other to improve and enrich AND’s maps in order to add value to automotive and other sectors.

AND uses Continental’s eHorizon Map Service and AND’s Map Fusion technology to improve, update and enrich their existing maps. As part of first tests, AND already retrieves crowd-sourced data through the eHorizon Map API and integrates this data into its Map Fusion.

Field tests
Following current tests, starting 2018 both companies will do further field tests with commercial vehicle fleets with the objective to test Continental’s eHorizon Map Service technology combined with AND’s Map Fusion technology. This shall add value to customers within and outside of the automotive industry. This value-add is generated by having more frequent map updates, as well as by adding further attributes to AND’s core maps.

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