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  • zf.automotiveIT

    ZF introduces 2 new ADAS features for trucks


    ZF's new ADAS features use sensors, software and intelligent mechanics (Photo: ZF) ZF Friedrichshafen has unveiled two new advanced driver-assistance features designed to help truck drivers avoid collisions. The Evasive Maneuver Assist (EMA), which the Germany-based automotive supplier developed in cooperation with US vehicle control systems specialist Wabco, automatically ...

  • zf tags 2016

    ZF adds cargo checking to Openmatics platform


    In future, ZF won't just connect vehicles, but also freight (Photo: ZF) ZF has developed a bluetooth-enabled tagging system that will let logistics companies monitor the state ofcargo that is being transported. The automotive supplier’s “deTAGtive logistics” software will enhance ZF’s fleet management platform, which is marketed by its ...

  • automotiveIT

    Hanover - automotiveIT Congress


    In 2015, more than 500 people attended the annual conference (Photo: Claus Dick) The automotiveIT Congress, held annually during the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover, is set to take place March 17. With its focus on the digital transformation of the auto industry, the one-day conference brings together more ...

  • continental.automotiveIT

    Study: German suppliers shun digital acquisitions


    Continental, Bosch and ZF have acquired digital companies, but they are exceptions among German suppliers (Photo: Continental) German automotive suppliers tend to shy away from acquiring digital technology companies, preferring instead to build up this expertise from within, according to a new study. JDA Software looked at all acquisitions ...

  • zf Sturm.automotiveIT

    Bosch-Siemens' Sturm to become CIO of ZF


    Sturm (pictured) is succeeding Peter Kraus, who is retiring (Photo: ZF) Juergen Sturm, currently CIO of the Bosch-Siemens domestic appliances joint venture, will become CIO Â of ZF Friedrichshafen at the end of the year. Sturm, 51, will succeed Peter Kraus, who is retiring. The Bosch executive joins ZF ...

  • zf.trw.automotiveIT

    ZF takes over TRW


    ZF will continue to be headquartered in Friedrichshafen. TRW will be a separate division (Photo: ZF) Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen is taking over TRW Automotive to form a new global supplier group that, with combined annual revenue of around 30 billion euros and 138,000 employees, will be among the world's ...

  • zf openmatics.automotiveIT

    ZF has 1st customer for Openmatics


    Openmatics-equipped Pullman buses in Milan will have two apps (Photo: ZF) ZF's Openmatics system will be installed on 35 Air Pullman shuttlebuses that transport people between Milan's Malpensa airport and the city center. Air Pullman is deploying the ZF telematics platform with two apps, the "All vehicles overview," which shows ...

  • openmatics.automotiveIT

    IBM to develop Web store for telematics Apps for ZF


    How Openmatics works (source:ZF) ZF Friedrichshafen is planning a Web store for telematics applications that can be used on its Openmatics software platform. The store will be developed by IBM and the IT group will also run it. The southern German automotive supplier said the store will let vehicle manufacturers ...

  • ZF steering system

    ZF repels virus attack, benefits from advanced monitoring system


    ZF makes products such as this Servolectric electric power steering system, which provides information for additional safety and advanced driver assistance systems It was a Friday afternoon when alarms began blinking at ZF Steering Systems in Schwäbisch Gmünd ”“ level red. Stefan Zeul, who is in charge of network and ...