Includes the launch of Weather Telematics'
next generation mobile weather and road temperature
TORONTO, June 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Weather Telematics
Inc. ("Weather Telematics"), a subsidiary of Internet
of Things Inc. (TSXV: ITT) (OTC: INOTF) (FSE: 71T)
("ITT Inc." or the "Company"), a software and
solutions provider in the artificial intelligence and industrial
IoT markets, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a
multi-year agreement with Synoptic Data PBC
("Synoptic") for data-provision services. This licensing
contract will generate seven-figure revenue over the term for
Internet of Things Inc. as Weather Telematics will launch its next
generation of weather and road temperature sensors, which turns
vehicles into their own mobile weather stations.
Under the Agreement, Weather Telematics will provide Synoptic
with raw vehicle meteorological data from its mobile platforms.
Data from the sensors will include road temperature, air
temperature, relative humidity, dew point, pressure, precipitation
intensity, ambient light, and ozone concentration. Weather
Telematics' proprietary sensors will be deployed on fleets across
the US and our road and weather temperature data will be integrated
into various weather research models.
"We are excited to be expanding our relationship with Synoptic
Data," said Michael Lende, President
and CEO of the Internet of Things Inc. "Synoptic has been and
continues to be incredibly supportive of Weather Telematics. We
look forward to contributing our proprietary raw vehicle
meteorological data from our mobile platform."
This partnership will improve public safety by providing weather
forecasters the tools and data to more accurately predict and alert
to adverse conditions on our nation's roadways. It will also enable
researchers to build and validate more precise weather forecast
models. Weather Telematics' software and sensor system will furnish
users with the tools they need to run drastically safer and more
About Synoptic Data PBC:
Synoptic Data provides data
hub products and services for geophysical time series data for
users in a variety of sectors and applications. With origins at the
University of Utah more than 20 years
ago, it has operated as an independent entity since 2011. In
addition to performing a technical aggregation and quality control
service, the company adds value through contracting and by
providing global exposure for various data sets. As a Public
Benefit Corporation, Synoptic is structurally committed to multiple
stakeholders, including shareholders, data providers, data users,
global citizens, and the environment.
For more information, visit synopticdata.com.
About Weather Telematics Inc.
Weather Telematics Inc.
is a data science-based company who, through its distinctive
patented artificial intelligence and sensor technology, provides
government, insurance, agriculture, public safety, fleet management
and outdoor sporting event industries with up to 72-hours advance
predictive hyperlocal weather data. Weather Telematics uses a
proprietary vehicle-mounted mobile IoT sensor network and AI deep
machine learning to generate historical, real-time and predictive
road weather conditions for road hazard risk alerts and dynamic
routing applications. Their industry leading Predictiv RC and
Predictiv SA platforms mitigate weather risk, reduce traffic
congestion and make connected and autonomous navigation safer in
all types of road conditions.
For more information, visit www.weathertelematics.com
About Internet of Things Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ITT) (OTC: INOTF)
of Things Inc. is a technology company that solves complex
challenges using advanced artificial intelligence, machine learning
and data science techniques. The Company collects and interprets
information from disparate sources to develop actionable predictive
and prescriptive applications which enable companies to make better
business decisions yielding greater results. Our solutions are used
by global automakers and U.S. government institutions and can be
applied to a wide range of industry verticals, including insurance,
logistics, fleet management, agriculture, retail and public safety.
Based in Toronto, Canada, the
Company owns Weather Telematics Inc. and has a joint venture
channel partnership with Shanghai New Hope Data Technology Co.
For more information on Internet of Things Inc. visit:
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