Ola has announced its partnership with MapmyIndia by acquiring a multi-year license. Through this partnership, Ola will get complete access to mapping data from MapmyIndia.
Ola now plans to build smarter routing algorithms that will result in improved efficiency for driver-partners and lower ETAs for customers in the time to come.
Ankit Bhati, Co-founder & CTO at Ola said, “We aim to constantly innovate as we pursue our mission of building mobility for a billion people. Technology innovations around mapping and geo-location will help us build a better experience for driver-partners and customers. We are excited about this partnership with MapmyIndia, which brings onboard a wealth of mapping information like no other in the country, as we continue to build a world class product experience for users in the time to come.”
Recently, Ola raised $500 million in its Series F led by Baillie Gifford, Falcon Edge Capital, Tiger Global, SoftBank Group, DST Global and Didi Kuaidi.