Digital Enterprise

  • legacy.automotiveIT
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    Legacy systems, a Herculean task for automotive CIOs

    2018-07-11T09:40:00Z

    Digital transformation is supposed to ensure the survival of companies in the auto industry. But the growing complexity of IT systems is proving to be an obstacle. Some companies are taking the right steps but dealing with legacy systems is a tough challenge for CIOs.

  • psa ai
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    Groupe PSA and Inria announce OpenLab artificial intelligence project

    2018-07-09T15:16:59Z

    Image: Groupe PSA Groupe PSA and Inria, the French national institute for computer science and applied mathematics, are working together on artificial intelligence in a four-year research programme. The joint AI OpenLab joins the 18 OpenLab research facilities - described as pooled experimental resources - already established by PSA ...

  • Article

    Byton brings in BlackBerry QNX technology

    2018-07-04T13:14:37Z

    Image: Byton Byton’s first production vehicles will feature technology from BlackBerry, including the Canadian company’s QNX SDP 7.0 real-time operating system and Hypervisor 2.0 software. BlackBerry was chosen as a supplier for its ability to partition and isolate safety-critical and non-critical systems, the firm notes. Jeff Chung, VP for ...

  • Flagship_Image
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    VW Group of America joins Networking for Autonomous Vehicles Alliance

    2018-07-04T13:12:05Z

    Image: BusinessWire Volkswagen Group of America has joined Aquantia, Robert Bosch, Continental and Nvidia to form the Networking for Autonomous Vehicles (NAV) Alliance. The group intends to support the development of multi-gigabit ethernet networking in vehicles, and of its related ecosystem of cameras, sensors, gateways, data storage devices, control ...

  • NXP S32S Safety MCUs and MPUs-3
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    NXP launches next-generation microprocessors for vehicle dynamics

    2018-06-26T10:13:17Z

    Image: NXP NXP Semiconductors has announced a new series of microprocessors for controlling dynamics in next-generation electric and autonomous vehicles. The NXP S32S family of microprocessors are for systems to safely accelerate, brake and steer, in both driven and autonomous modes; they use the latest Arm Cortex-R52 cores giving ...

  • bmw-connected-integr
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    BMW connects with Baidu, forms JV with Critical Software

    2018-06-26T10:08:56Z

    Image: BMW/Google BMW Connected plans to work with Baidu Internet of Vehicles on home-to-vehicle communications and expanding its digital ecosystem for Chinese customers. Services under development will include remote controls, voice controls, vehicle status monitoring from an owner’s home, and searching for travel information and route-planning. The global BMW ...

  • agl
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    Mercedes-Benz Vans adopts Automotive Grade Linux open platform

    2018-06-26T10:04:22Z

    Image: The Linux Foundation Mercedes-Benz Vans plans to use the Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) open onboard operating system in its upcoming commercial vehicles. This will first be seen in prototype projects later this year. “It has become clear that fast innovation cycles and flexible software architecture are key for ...

  • kuka.automotiveIT
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    Kuka, MHP, Munich Re develop SmartFactory as a Service

    2018-06-22T16:56:01Z

    Kuka provides the automated plant for SmartFactory as a Service (Photo: Kuka) MUNICH -- Three German companies this week unveiled a concept for a new approach to car production and industrial manufacturing as a whole. Robot maker Kuka, consultants MHP and reinsurer Munich Re said their SmartFactory as a ...

  • 2019_Toyota_Avalon_600
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    HERE, Airbiquity, Bose and more join Automotive Grade Linux open source project

    2018-06-12T07:46:32Z

    Image: Toyota The Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) project, an open source collaborative program bringing together automakers, suppliers and technology companies, has welcomed a number of new members which brings it to over 120. The latest to join are Abalta Technologies, Airbiquity, Bose, EPAM Systems, HERE, Integrated Computer Solutions and ...

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    Volkswagen reports successful simulation using quantum computing

    2018-06-11T17:39:00Z

    Image: Volkswagen Volkswagen has used a quantum computer to successfully simulate molecules such as lithium-hydrogen and carbon chains, and says that this is an important step in developing batteries for electric vehicles. It is now to move onto simulating more complex chemical compounds, with the aim of ...