Continental, Cisco: The connected car, the cloud

Jeff Klei, President, Continental Automotive division, NAFTA, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show about the connected car.

There are different aspects of the connected car, whether it is connected car-to-car or car-to-infrastructure. Klei talks to Hammond about the importance of the cloud in the connected car and why Continental partnered with Cisco.

“Ultimately, it’s about safety.”

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.