DKV Euro Service: News and press releases

DKV Euro Service: News and press releases

08.01.2019 back press release

Online marketplace for location-centric data

HERE Technologies and DKV Euro Service form strategic partnership

HERE Technologies, a global leader in mapping and location platform services, and the mobility service provider DKV Euro Service have started a strategic partnership. As a first step, the cooperation includes the provision of data by DKV Euro Service to the HERE OLP Marketplace, a new hub for global location data exchange and enrichment that HERE just introduced at CES 2019. The provision of standardised data is intended to promote the cross-sector development of digital products and business models.

"Our ambition is to make the HERE Open Location Platform the powerhouse for thousands of ldata-centric applications and solutions across industries," says Peter Kürpick, Chief Platform Officer at HERE Technologies. "The HERE OLP Marketplace offers companies and developers the opportunity to combine location data from various sources to create new solutions for people and enterprises worldwide." Dr. Hendrik Rosenboom, Managing Director of DKV MOBILITY SERVICES Holding, adds: "The strategic partnership with HERE is part of our data strategy. This includes the provision of data in compliance with data protection regulations to make it accessible across all industries and usable for other systems such as navigation systems." Both companies will explore further opportunities to extend their collaboration in the future.