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New content includes weather hazard alerting and predictive weather reporting Fairfax, VA – January 4, 2018 – TrafficLand, the largest V2I aggregator of live traffic video, announced today an agreement with Weather Telematics to integrate and resell its proprietary all hazards and predictive weather data designed to improve mobility safety, media reporting and public agency situational awareness.
The new Weather Telematics data, combined with the video verification provided by TrafficLand’s network of over 25,000 state and local Department of Transportation roadway traffic cameras, and other TrafficLand partner data sources, creates one of the most complete resources available for all hazard weather data affecting driver safety.
TrafficLand and Weather Telematics content is available across the U.S. and from a growing list of markets internationally. The data is available via several platforms, including API and map-based services.
“Partnering with TrafficLand is a natural fit for Weather Telematics,” said President and CEO Bob Moran, Weather Telematics. “TrafficLand has the largest network of live roadway traffic cameras by far, and when it comes to safeguarding drivers, delivering weather alerts with real-time video provides a more complete picture about ground level conditions.”
“Since its founding in 2001, TrafficLand has been on a mission to help raise awareness about roadway travel conditions,” said Lawrence Nelson, CEO of TrafficLand. “This new content from Weather Telematics is an important addition to the advanced AI and machine learning-based ground level information that is helping to increase travel safety by revolutionizing so many industries and interactions.”
Working closely with its DOT partners, TrafficLand has become one of the largest authorized aggregators and distributors of live traffic video in the U.S. Its patented Image Engine® technology helps DOTs control unauthorized video access and unplanned demand spikes and provides reliable, enterprise-class access to live traffic video from over 25,000 traffic cameras, in more than 250 cities in the U.S. and abroad on its network. Video formats and V2I services offered by TrafficLand support connected vehicle solutions, mobile applications, traveler information websites, broadcast traffic reporting, navigation devices and a dedicated service for DOTs and public safety agencies to aid traffic management and emergency response. TrafficLand, with its strategic partners, also offers video-derived analytics, which is generating live data that is being used to make determinations about a growing array of ground level conditions from traffic speed and incidents to changes in visibility and road surface hazards like ice. More information is available about TrafficLand at www.trafficland.com.
About Weather Telematics
Founded in 2010, Weather Telematics (WTX) is a smart mobility company that operates a proprietary hyper-local mobile sensor network to generate safety and risk management products targeting fleet transportation, government and consumer markets. Using advanced AI and machine learning systems, WTX fuses proprietary weather and traffic data to produce map-based services designed to mitigate weather risk, reduce traffic congestion and make mobility safer. Weather Telematics products are sold directly and through authorized partners and resellers. For more information, please go to www.weathertelematics.com.