RR 442: Joe Register – What are the Puts and Takes In Servicing Advanced Technologies
Vehicular data is important for various reasons ranging from collisions to communications and safety. With the advancement in technologies and improved automated driving functions, data and vehicle information is vital to the future of the aftermarket.
My guest is Joe Register who is the Vice-President Emerging Technologies at Auto Care. This is his second interview. His first episode was episode 381 which talks about SVI (Secure Vehicle Interface). In this episode, we discuss the technologies and features that keep consumers safe. With a focus on calibration and self-calibration, we speak to the vehicle data privacy and the investment in ADAS calibration training and equipment among others.
Joe Register has over 40 years of experience delivering progressive system solutions to companies in every channel of the Automotive Aftermarket. This work includes the design and implementation of enterprise systems for two startup ventures.
Joe participates as an ANSI expert assigned to ISO TC22 Road Vehicles, ISO TC204 Intelligent Transport Systems and SAE vehicle security committees. His current focus is the industry’s adoption of secure and standardized access to in-vehicle systems to ensure today’s increasingly complex vehicles can be properly maintained and repaired.
One of his specialties are Strategic planning, program management, systems architecture/modeling disciplines applicable to business processes, data and application integration, web service design & development. Listen to Joe’s other episodes HERE.
Key Talking Points
Vehicle data privacy
Most customers don’t know their giving away data
Communication and intelligence
Advanced technology and automated driving functions
Help keep consumers safe
Have to be properly maintained and calibrated- new opportunities for business
High investment in equipment
Will Self-calibration of devices be part of the future?
Joe’s episode on SVI (Secure Vehicle Interface) HERE.
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