Excellent article Jack. T-Mobile is building a similar solution that they call Connected Car. The Connected Car Platform will sit in the center and work with several ecosystem partners. It will provide any-to-any services between telecom service providers and a range of mobile and in-vehicle devices. It also will serve as a platform for automakers and other OEMs and suppliers to deliver white label solutions. Additionally, it will support revenue-sharing opportunities with service and content providers, as well as governments.
Read more about Connected Car and the underlying technology, WSO2 Stratos, at [A href="http://wso2.org/library/wso2con2011/talk-wso2-at-connected-car"]http://wso2.org/library/wso2con2011/talk-wso2-at-connected-car[/A]