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RealVNC® to showcase industry leading telematics solution at Mobile World Congress 2016

RealVNC® to demo in-car infotainment system, and latest telematics infrastructure.

Cambridge, UK, Thursday 18th February 2016: RealVNC, the global provider of VNC® remote access technology and premier MirrorLink® supplier will showcase the latest telematics infrastructure at next week’s Mobile World Congress 2016 exhibition in Barcelona. This year RealVNC will be joined on-stand by ŠKODA®, demonstrating the latest wireless MirrorLink technology in the ŠKODA Octavia car, highlighting the end-to-end user experience for MirrorLink enabled devices.

ŠKODA and MirrorLink™ demonstration

As the leading supplier of MirrorLink to automotive and mobile manufacturers, RealVNC work closely with ŠKODA to provide a mature, high-performance MirrorLink implementation. This year, RealVNC are pleased to announce ŠKODA and TechniSat® will join RealVNC on-stand to demonstrate the MirrorLink 1.2 wireless feature on the ŠKODA Octavia vRS.  

RealVNC will also be showcasing its popular MirrorLink Certified™ solution, VNC Automotive™. RealVNC will demonstrate the latest features on connectivity between mobile devices and in-vehicle infotainment systems. This solution pairs the customer’s vehicle with multiple mobile devices, enabling their mobile phones to perform a number of different functions within the car, providing the ultimate user experience.

This technology sets the benchmark and proves that MirrorLink is more than capable of meeting the automotive industry’s needs, where safety is paramount and minimizing driver distraction is essential.

Telematics Infrastructure

RealVNC will be demonstrating the latest in VNC Telematics™ allowing connectivity and real-time interaction between vehicles and cloud-based content and applications. The technology allows automotive OEMs and dealer networks to remotely access a vehicle’s dashboard display in order to deliver instant assistance to the driver.

Mobile

RealVNC will be demonstrating the latest in mobile phone features using the VNC Automotive MirrorLink Certified solution. RealVNC work closely with many major mobile phone vendors in the ecosystem to ensure their handsets provides fast time-to-market and guaranteed MirrorLink Certification.

Partners

VNC Automotive technology will feature on several stands throughout the exhibition. There will be a number of major auto OEMs and mobile phone vendors demonstrating their forthcoming MirrorLink implementations at Mobile World Congress, most of which are based on RealVNC’s MirrorLink Certified Software, VNC Automotive.

RealVNC’s demonstrations will be available during Mobile World Congress from 22nd - 25th February in Hall 7, stand 7C81.


About RealVNC

RealVNC’s software is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide; in over 1 billion devices; in every sector of industry, government and education. RealVNC is a core member of the Car Connectivity Consortium supporting the MirrorLink® specification, which uses VNC.  VNC Automotive underpins many of the commercial MirrorLink Certified™ products and has been available in production with automotive OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers and phone vendors for several years.  It is already in millions of vehicles available from many of the major automotive OEMs.

Founded by the original inventors of VNC, RealVNC is the only organization able to offer a commercial license to embed VNC in third-party products and offerings.

RealVNC®, VNC® and RFB® are trademarks of RealVNC Limited and are protected by trademark registrations and/or pending trademark applications in the European Union, United States of America and other jurisdictions. www.realvnc.com

MirrorLink Certified™, MirrorLink® and the MirrorLink® Logo are certification marks and trademarks of the Car Connectivity Consortium LLC. Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.

For more information about RealVNC please contact: Simon Corbett, Managing Director at Jargon PR, simon.corbett@jargonpr.com.

 

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