by Angela Guess Larry Dignan reports in ZDnet, “Toyota said it will launch a separate unit called Toyota Connected to focus on user experience, product development and data science via Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform. The move comes as many automakers are forming units to focus on mobility services, technology applications, analytics and services. In March, […]
by Angela Guess Chris Ziegler reports in The Verge, “Millions of Toyotas around the world, connected to LTE, quietly uploading and downloading from a huge, nondescript building far, far away: that appears to be the end goal of a new initiative announced by Toyota today, which will see the installation of ‘Data Communication Modules’ (DCMs) […]
by Jennifer Zaino Last week The Semantic Web Blog reported on hoped-for improvements in the sentiment and text analytics space, a topic of discussion at this month’s Sentiment Analytics Symposium, including making the tools and data more accessible to business users – at least to those working outside of the market research sector. Within that […]
by Angela Guess Kiran Gill of Sys-Con Media reports, “Toyota’s desire to become more disciplined, organized, and streamlined to improve overall customer value very much depended on the “Lean manufacturing” process it created in the 1950s and 1960s. This “Lean” methodology was designed to identify and eliminate waste in business processes and manufacturing to improve […]
The Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo, Toyota Motor Corp., Dentsu Inc. and Robot Garage have announced that under the auspice of Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), that they developed a robot astronaut called Kirobo who would travel to and stay at the International Space Station (ISS).
by Angela Guess Toyota is looking for an IT Enterprise Operations Governance Manager in Torrance, CA. According to the post, “The BTS Manager, IT Enterprise Operations Governance Manager is responsible for the accuracy and audibility of all transactions related to the Managed Services’ Agreement and to ensure proper financial controls are in place for the term […]
by Angela Guess Toyota is looking for a Business Intelligence Manager in Torrance, CA. Responsibilities of this position include the following: “Provide management of Business Intelligence assets with an emphasis on the technical configuration of Oracle EPM (Enterprise Performance Management) development. Implement leading practices within the financial consolidation process areas. Provide the overall BI solutions […]