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At the first International Developer Conference, to be held in Amsterdam on May 15, TomTom Telematics will demonstrate the capabilities of the WEBFLEET platform’s APIs. The multiple APIs and SDKs allow 3rd party software and hardware to integrate with the WEBFLEET solution and access fleet management and vehicle telematics data.

The event will showcase the opportunities for developers to use such data in innovative ways and create new mobile applications and hardware or software integrations.

Attendees will also get a preview of the development capabilities of the forthcoming PRO 8270 and PRO 8275 driver terminals – the WEBFLEET-enabled TomTom Bridge versions – and their PRO.connect SDK, which allows business applications to be hosted on the 7” driver terminal.

WEBFLEET is the most open fleet management solution in the industry, with its 150 .connect partners, including PTV, CGI and Zebra, and over 200 apps related to ERP, routing and scheduling, SalesForce Automation, mobile printing, temperature sensoring and more.

“Connected car data can be of tremendous value to companies” says Thomas Schmidt, Managing Director TomTom Telematics. “Our aim is to empower partners to unleash the full potential of the WEBFLEET platform. Together we can create end-to-end business systems that deliver ever greater value to customers.”

“The APIs of WEBFLEET allow customers to truly integrate fleet management into their business environment. With this they can be more efficient, more customer oriented and competitive than with any other fleet management solution.”…

Developers interested in attending the .connect Developer Conference 2014 can sign up at http://business.tomtom.com/en_gb/landingpages/developer-conference-2014/

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About TomTom

TomTom (TOM2) empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Best known for being a global leader in navigation and mapping products, TomTom also creates GPS Sport Watches, as well as state-of-the-art fleet management solutions and industry leading location based products.

Our business consists of four customer facing business units: Consumer, Automotive, Licensing and Telematics.

Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Amsterdam, we have 3,600 employees worldwide and sell our products in over 35 countries.

About TomTom Telematics

TomTom Telematics is a Business Unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management and vehicle telematics. Our WEBFLEET platform is a Software-as-a-Service solution – used by small to large businesses to improve vehicle performance, safe fuel, support drivers and increase overall fleet efficiency.

TomTom Telematics is one of the world’s leading telematics solution providers with over 350,000 subscriptions worldwide - recognised as the largest in the European market. We service drivers in more than 60 countries, giving them the industry’s strongest local support network and widest range of sector-specific 3rd party applications and integrations. More than 28,000 customers benefit every day from the highest level of security, quality and availability of our ISO 27001 certified service.

For further information, please visit www.tomtom.com/telematics

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