You know the saying: software eats the world. Well, it also drives cars now and soon autonomous vehicles whereby maintenance, upgrades and so forth are all about automation and software, powered by data which are fed by sensors and connected devices.
Like so many other industries, Automotive is undergoing a revolution. Recent trends include new cars with smart modes as standard, a boom in the electric car market, and the imminent arrival of the age of self-driving vehicles. These drastic changes in an industry historically slow to change are opening up major opportunities for IoT and smart device businesses as well as the Automotive industry itself.