MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Symphony Teleca Corporation (STC), a new member of the Open-Automotive-Alliance (OAA) and global Android scaling partner, announced today the availability of Android Auto™ integration packages starting in July 2014 to support OEMs and Tier1s bring optimized Android-compliant automotive solutions to market faster.
Symphony Teleca, a global innovation and development partner, joined the Open-Automotive-Alliance (OAA) to support growth and adoption of Android Auto™ solutions. The OAA is a global alliance of technology and auto industry leaders committed to bringing the Android platform to cars starting in 2014. STC will provide Android Auto™ integration packages commercialized for different operating systems with availability starting in July 2014. Android Auto™ enables the IVI head-unit to display and support interaction with applications and services running on Android handsets. As a long established Android scaling partner and automotive systems integrator, Symphony Teleca will bring the critical scale and expertise to the OAA to support OEMs and Tier1s globally.
“We are very excited to offer Android Auto™ integration packages and systems integration services as an OAA technology partner and are committed to co-create the most advanced Android compliant solutions for the automotive market with our customers,” said Sanjay Dhawan, President & CEO Symphony Teleca Corporation. “With our history of being one of the first Android Open Handset Alliance (OHA) commercialization partners and our track record as an automotive systems integrator, we will help the automotive industry realize the OAA vision of the connected car faster.”
“We expect future success of Android Auto™ and the OAA, which will create major opportunities and will increase the need for leading automotive software integrators such as Symphony Teleca,” said Egil Juliussen, Research Director and Principal Analyst, IHS Automotive. “The extensive Android experience of Symphony Teleca from the OHA participation can be leveraged to bring Android to the connected car.”
With Android Auto™, OEMs and Tier1s will have a new, compelling open platform for bringing feature-rich and differentiated user experiences to the connected car. STC has more than seven years of Android experience, driving 700+ commercial Android device projects. The company is a major global automotive software integrator and scaling partner for the Android ecosystem and is at the forefront of co-creating the future connected car experience with its customers.
About Symphony Teleca
Symphony Teleca Corporation (STC), headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., is a global innovation and development services company. The company provides software product development services across mobility and cloud as well as big data integration and analytics to drive innovation-led revenue growth for the world’s leading independent software vendors, mobile and connected systems OEMs, and enterprise clients. STC has enabled hundreds of global brands in telecom, automotive, retail, eCommerce, healthcare, media and financial services to dramatically improve innovation speed, productivity and quality. Symphony Teleca is a fast growing global company with more than 7,500 employees in over 40 offices worldwide, including delivery centers in Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas. To learn more, visit www.symphonyteleca.com.