In Tune with the Times: Solera unveils new logo, website

Westlake, Texas — Solera is unveiling a new logo and website that it says “more accurately” represents the company in today’s automotive space. “The logo includes a stylized lightning bolt that symbolizes our commitment to leveraging our speed, data, and solutions to help accelerate your success,” wrote Solera in its announcement. The company says its […]

Qapter Down South: Tesla Insurance to use Audatex Qapter software on Texas, Calif. claims

Toronto, Ontario — American collision repairers must now get on the Audatex agenda when repairing Tesla vehicles going forward, as the automaker’s insurance wing announced a partnership with Audatex to use their Qapter platform on all Tesla insurance claims. Tesla Approved Collision Centers (TACC) were notified of the change through an email sent out in […]

Audatex software uses past performance, predictive analytics to suggest repair shops

AudaTarget uses a normalized score to understand which repairs came in under, at, or over the estimation. Photo courtesy Audatex.

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — October 30, 2018 — More than half of all vehicles involved in an accident end up going to a sub-optimal shop for repairs, according to Audatex, a Solera Holdings, Inc. company. Audatex now offers a decision-support tool for insurers that suggests the best shop for each repair using predictive analytics. […]

Audatex Launches Vehicle Health Check

Audatex recently launched the Audatex Vehicle Health Check (VHC). According to Audatex, this next-generation vehicle scan, diagnostic and repair solution delivers comprehensive and accurate full system scans of the computer systems in today’s vehicles to ensure their operability before putting them back on the road after a collision or mechanical repair.

By CRM Staff Westlake, Texas — November 7, 2017 — Audatex, a Solera Holdings company that provides insurance claims solutions around the globe, recently announced the launch of Audatex Vehicle Health Check (VHC). According to Audatex, this next-generation vehicle scan, diagnostic and repair solution delivers comprehensive and accurate full system scans of the computer systems in […]

New Audatex start-up launches first product, RepairMatch

Some of the Audatex team members behind the new 'start-up' S3. From left, Slevin Zhang, Full-Stack Developer; Andrew Harrison, VP Growth and Innovation and Hafiz Kanji, Product Manager.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — March 8, 2017 — In this new era of web-connected cars, Silicon Valley and Detroit have come together like no other time in history. The start-up culture of the west coast is melding with Motor City muscle, and the recent launch of a new digital app for the collision […]

Audatex and Driven Brands announce strategic relationship

Driven Brands and Audatex logos

San Diego, California — April 25, 2016 — Audatex has announced a strategic relationship with automotive franchise company Driven Brands. The company is the parent of CARSTAR and Maaco, among other automotive franchise and retail operations.    According to the release, this new relationship will enable every franchise location to have the Audatex solution with […]

Vista Equity completes acquisition of Solera

Solera logo

Westlake, Texas — March 7, 2016 — Solera Holdings has been acquired by an affiliate of Vista Equity Partners. Other key investors include an affiliate of Koch Equity Development. Solera produces data and software solutions focused on insurance claims, including Audatex and AudaExplore. The deal closed with a purchase price of $6.5 billion US, or […]