POST Luxembourg and connected car company Bright Box announce a Joint European Solution Development for OEMs. Bright Box and POST Luxembourg launch a mobile network infrastructure with connected car services for Europe OEMs
Lausanne and Luxembourg –October 4th, 2016 – Bright Box LLC, the European provider of the “Remoto” connected car platform for car manufacturers (www.bright-box.eu), with headquarters in Lausanne, has entered into a joint development agreement with POST Luxembourg, Luxembourg’s national telecommunications services operator, to submit an excellent mobile network infrastructure and best performance to guarantee high customer satisfaction and an outstanding user experience with Bright box services.
The announcement marks Bright box’s first agreement with a leading M2M managed connectivity provider with close to 1,5 million connected and installed SIMs in an Automotive/Telematic environment. POST will deliver all data and SIM card services for Bright box, the leading turnkey connected car platform, Remoto. Together with POST, Bright box is able to offer all European high quality coverage and connection of the Remoto connected car platform and vehicles in all European countries.
“I’m extremely excited about this partnership which combines the quality and innovativeness of Bright box solutions with POST Luxembourg’s reputation for delivering secure and convenient services to automakers and their customers. Bright box and POST intend to strengthen their strategic cooperation in offering more connected car related services in the future, such as in car Wi-Fi hotspots", said Robert Schuessler, Connected Car VP Bright box Europe.
POST Luxembourg operates postal, financial and telecommunication services. POST is the market leader in Luxembourg with regard to postal and telecommunications services (through its subsidiary POST Telecom S.A.). POST Telecom will offer UICC SIM cards (Global SIM/ eSIM) according to the latest GSMA standards, together with a subsequent Remote Subscription Management platform.
Cooperation with Bright Box and POST is a perfect match OEM program to provide excellent mobile network infrastructure to car owners. All roaming costs will be included and covered in the Remoto subscription.
The joint service represents a very attractive model for automakers in Europe to expand their customer offering to meet increasing consumer demand for connected car services.
The first demonstration of Bright box and POST Telecom’s collaboration is scheduled for the MONDIAL DE L’AUTOMOBILE 2016 exhibition, October 1-16, 2016.
About POST Luxembourg
POST Luxembourg operates postal, financial and telecommunication services. POST is the market leader in Luxembourg with regards to postal and telecommunications services (through its POST Telecom S.A. subsidiary). The Group POST Luxembourg pursues its goal to solidify its position as telecommunications industry leader and being a key player in the Information Technologies domain and on the new M2M/Internet of Things market.
POST Luxembourg serves residential and professional customers. In the telecommunications domain, POST provides fixed-line and mobile networks, uses the most modern technologies and offers customized services to the professional community. Its international high-speed fiber optic network, TERALINK, connects major financial and economic global players, both to and from Luxembourg. A key stakeholder in the national economy, the Group POST Luxembourg and its 22 subsidiaries employ over 4,000 staff members and is the largest employer in Luxembourg.