City of Orlando eyes expansion of partnership with Sanford auto tech firm Derive Systems

The technology made by Derive Systems Inc. make engines more efficient and lowers vehicle idles, but the city of Orlando is prepared to rev up its use of the product.

For five years, the city of Orlando has used technology developed by Derive Systems, which maintains a large local presence, to make 230 police vehicles more efficient. However, those couple hundred cars are just the start of the partnership, which likely will encompass hundreds of more vehicles. Read more here.