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The merger in April 2010 between NEC Electronics and Renesas Technology has given birth to Renesas Electronics.
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Renesas named hardware innovation winner at AutoSens Awards 2017

Renesas named hardware innovation winner at AutoSens Awards 2017
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas has announced that it has been honoured with the AutoSens Awards 2017 in the hardware innovation category for its innovative development in Advanced Driving Assistance Systems (ADAS) and automated driving. The award ceremony was held during AutoSens on 20th September at the Atomium in Brussels, Belgium.
25th September 2017

Surround view solution assists drivers during parking

Surround view solution assists drivers during parking
Renesas Electronics and Cogent Embedded have announced their joint development of a 3D surround view solution to assist drivers during parking or low speed manoeuvres. Designed for parking assist systems in entry and mid-level cars, the new solution combines the Renesas R-Car V3M System-on-Chip (SoC), which incorporates a dedicated image rendering unit (IMR) that delivers realistic 360º surround view, with Cogent’s customisable software on a reference board.
18th September 2017

Collaboration on automotive software provides ADAS solutions

Collaboration on automotive software provides ADAS solutions
It has been announced that Renesas Electronics and Codeplay Software are collaborating to deliver ComputeAorta, Codeplay’s OpenCL open standard-based software framework for Renesas R-Car system-on-chips (SoCs). The framework will be available first on R-Car H3 as a proof of concept, then focusing on R-Car V3M and other R-Car SoCs of the Renesas autonomy Platform for advanced driving assistance system (ADAS) and automated driving.
12th September 2017


Chips chosen for Nissan LEAF automated parking system

Chips chosen for Nissan LEAF automated parking system
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics, has announced that its R-Car system-on-chip (SoC) for car infotainment and advanced driving assistant systems (ADAS) as well as its RH850 automotive control microcontroller (MCU) have been adopted by Nissan for the ProPILOT Park, a full-fledged automated-parking system, of its new LEAF, Nissan’s new 100% electric vehicle which debuted on 6th September 2017.
7th September 2017

SoC accelerates development of in-vehicle infotainment apps

SoC accelerates development of in-vehicle infotainment apps
  Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics, has started volume shipment of its first R-Car system-on-chip (SoC) incorporating Automotive Grade Linux (AGL)-based software. AGL is a cross-industry effort to develop a fully open software stack for the connected car. Renesas considers AGL as an essential step to expand the base of software developers.
8th August 2017

Emotions, take the wheel!

Emotions, take the wheel!
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics Europe, has announced that it has developed a development kit for its R-Car that takes advantage of 'emotion engine', an artificial sensibility and intelligence technology pioneered by cocoro SB, a SoftBank Group company. The new development kit enables cars with the sensibility to read the driver's emotions and optimally respond to the driver’s needs based on their emotional state.
24th July 2017

Starter kit accelerates IVI development for connected cars

Starter kit accelerates IVI development for connected cars
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics, has announced that Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) has adopted the Renesas R-Car Starter Kit as one of its standard reference platforms for software development. AGL is a collaborative open source project that is bringing together automakers, suppliers and technology companies to build a Linux-based, open software platform for automotive applications that can serve as the de facto industry standard.
25th May 2017

Revisiting motor control in electric and hybrid vehicles

Revisiting motor control in electric and hybrid vehicles
  The fuel efficiency demands are pushing carmakers to produce more electric, hybrid, and PHEVs (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles). That, among other things, will require a major design overhaul of vehicle’s electronic building blocks such as ECUs and MCUs.
28th April 2017

ADAS platform provides new capabilities for smart cameras

ADAS platform provides new capabilities for smart cameras
A new Advanced Driving Assistance Systems (ADAS) and automated driving platform has been launched by Renesas Electronics: Renesas autonomy. As the first rollout under its Renesas autonomy platform, Renesas released the R-Car V3M high-performance image recognition System-on-Chip (SoC) optimised primarily for use in smart camera applications, as well as surround view systems or even lidars.
11th April 2017

Virtualisation technology enables connected car security

Virtualisation technology enables connected car security
A new software packages has been announced for Renesas Electronics' R-Car automotive computing platform to improve security and safety capabilities for next-gen connected cars. The software packages implement embedded optimised virtualisation technology that enables embedded systems to have -in a single system- security features that protect the car from external threats, and functional safety features that assure continued safe operation even in the event of failures.
5th April 2017

Microcontroller Car Rally winners announced

Microcontroller Car Rally winners announced
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics Europe, has announced the winners of its MCU Car Rally competition for university students, which was held on 16th March at embedded world 2017 in Nuremberg, Germany. Thirty teams from all over Europe, comprising approximately 150 students supported by their 25 professors, participated in the challenge by each developing a functioning model rally car that included sensors and an RX microcontroller (MCU) from Renesas.
3rd April 2017

Highly automated driving provides faster track to mass production

Highly automated driving provides faster track to mass production
Renesas Electronics and TTTech Computertechnik AG (TTTech) have announced that they have developed a Highly Automated Driving Platform (HADP). The new HADP is a prototype Electronic Control Unit (ECU) for mass production vehicles with integrated software and tools, which demonstrates how to use Renesas and TTTech technologies combined in a true automotive environment for autonomous driving.
5th January 2017

Automotive radar MCUs enable higher accuracy and safety

Automotive radar MCUs enable higher accuracy and safety
Renesas Electronics has announced its first RH850-based, 32-bit, automotive radar microcontroller (MCU) series. The RH850/V1R will deliver the high performance and features required for enabling future Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving vehicles. 
4th January 2017

Renesas wins triple award for its semiconductor solutions

Renesas wins triple award for its semiconductor solutions
During Panasonic Corporation's Excellent Partners Meeting, Renesas Electronics was honoured as 'Best Partner'. The Best Supplier Award recognises the contribution made by Renesas in the development of automotive infotainment systems and other products.
1st December 2016

Ethernet TSN leads autonomous driving and Industry 4.0

Renesas Electronics announced its latest innovative developments in Ethernet time-sensitive networking (TSN). Renesas has become the world’s first to demonstrate standard compliance and interoperability for frame preemption, the most essential feature for TSN at the AVnu Plugfest. Ethernet TSN standards are currently under development by the TSN task group of IEEE802.1. Their goal is to pave the way for seamless deterministic communication via Ethernet for automotive in-vehicle networking and within the industrial internet.
16th November 2016

Third-gen R-Car starter kits to deliver 'one kit per engineer'

Third-gen R-Car starter kits to deliver 'one kit per engineer'
To accelerate the development of increasingly complex and large-scale automotive computing systems for the autonomous-driving era, Renesas Electronics has announced two new third-generation R-Car starter kits that make the development environment more accessible to automotive software development engineers.
21st October 2016

Reference design reduces time for search offload engine

Reference design reduces time for search offload engine
Renesas Electronics announced the availability of a NSE SoC reference design that eliminates the development time for search offload engine in the communication industry’s fastest-speed class 400-Gbps network equipment. Targeting router and switch applications, the reference design comprises a network search engine evaluation board and a Xilinx FPGA employing a search SoC control IP to simplify the integration of custom functions.
11th October 2016

Delivering V2X reference solution for the autonomous driving era

Delivering V2X reference solution for the autonomous driving era
A new collaboration has been forged between Renesas Electronics Corporation and Cohda Wireless in the fields of automotive vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communications. By bringing together Renesas’ V2X R-Car system-on-chips (SoCs) and Cohda Wireless’ V2X and CAV software solutions, the companies can deliver a V2X reference solution that supports European and North American communications standards for V2X system development.
7th October 2016

V2X solutions accelerate the arrival of autonomous driving

V2X solutions accelerate the arrival of autonomous driving
To help accelerate the arrival of autonomous driving, Renesas has announced the availability of an expansive lineup of V2X solutions. The solutions include two SoCs (System-on-Chips) that will ease the development process for V2V (Vehicle-to-Vehicle) and V2I (Vehicle-to-Infrastructure) communication systems.  
6th October 2016

A high-performance replacement for mechanical relays

A high-performance replacement for mechanical relays
Renesas Electronic has announced six Intelligent Power Devices (IPDs) for automotive motor and heater control applications. Integrating protection and self-diagnostic functions with MOSFET switching elements, the IPDs are compact, lightweight, power efficient and not subject to the contact wear and tear that affects mechanical relays.
15th March 2016


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