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Edge computing solution powering autonomous vehicles

Edge computing solution powering autonomous vehicles
It has been announced that Molex is expanding its autonomous and connected vehicle capabilities by working with Accenture and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to bring edge computing and voice assistant capabilities to the Molex Automotive Ethernet Network Platform. These new digital enhancements to the Platform offer essential autonomous vehicle performance and communication functionality for automotive OEMs.
14th January 2019

Acquisition of Laird Connected Vehicle Solutions completed

Acquisition of Laird Connected Vehicle Solutions completed
Molex announced it has completed the acquisition of the Connected Vehicle Solutions ('CVS') division of Laird Limited, owned by funds managed by Advent International. On 28th September 2018, Molex announced an agreement to acquire CVS, which specialises in the design, development and delivery of vehicle antenna systems, smart device integration and vehicle connectivity devices.
3rd January 2019

Connector system designed for automotive connectivity

Connector system designed for automotive connectivity
  Molex recently launched the stAK50h Unsealed Connection System, designed to deliver both signal and Ethernet connectivity in automotive body electronics, safety and driver assist, comfort and infotainment devices and modules.
20th December 2018


Meeting the demand for in-vehicle processing power

Meeting the demand for in-vehicle processing power
  Molex is meeting the increased demand for in-vehicle processing power. Top tier automakers are facing new challenges as they strive to build next-generation, intelligent vehicles. They require agile connectivity solutions with seamless end-to-end network integration across hardware, software and services.
17th December 2018

Automotive Ethernet network demonstrated at electronica 2018

Automotive Ethernet network demonstrated at electronica 2018
To meet the increased demand for in-vehicle processing power, Molex showcased a lot of new technologies at this year's electronica. Molex understands that top tier automakers are facing new challenges as they strive to build next-generation, intelligent vehicles, they equire agile connectivity solutions with seamless end-to-end network integration across hardware, software and services. 
22nd November 2018

Let's support the future of connected mobility

In a continuing effort to support the future of connected mobility, Molex has developed a connected vehicle technology ecosystem. 
14th February 2018

Duo debut 10Gbps Ethernet automotive platform at CES 2018

Duo debut 10Gbps Ethernet automotive platform at CES 2018
Designed to accelerate data bandwidth in intelligent connected vehicles, Molex and Excelfore have teamed up on the development of a 10Gbps Ethernet Automotive Network. Integrating highly reliable high speed data transmission, prioritisation, scalability and security, the Molex network platform featuring Excelfore connected mobility solutions will be officially unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show, 9th-12th January, 2018, Las Vegas, Nevada US.
8th January 2018

USB smart modules to assist connectivity in vehicles

USB smart modules to assist connectivity in vehicles
  Electronic manufacturer, Molex has merged automotive-grade durability with mass availability on its line of USB Smart Charge Modules. Manufactured specifically for customers automotive and commercial vehicles that require a smart-charge USB module, Molex products feature design to give users maximum performance.
23rd October 2017

Expanding the scope of in-vehicle connected platforms

  Molex has announced a strategic collaboration and investment in Excelfore. Headquartered in Fremont, CA with offices in China, Germany, India and Japan, Excelfore specialises in middleware solutions for smart mobility networks that support next-generation smart, autonomous and learning vehicles, fleets and associated infrastructure.
7th March 2017

SMT headers suited for connected vehicle applications

SMT headers suited for connected vehicle applications
Extending its high-speed HSAutolink Connection System, Molex has announced a surface mount version of its right-angle header, offering an additional mounting option for manufacturing process optimisation. The ruggedised, industry-standard USCAR-30 header meets all USB2.0, LVDS and Ethernet BroadR-Reach electrical and EMI shielding requirements for the connected vehicle segment in automotive and commercial vehicle applications.
14th September 2016

Mini-MRP solution improves reliability for Aerospace rack systems

Mini-MRP solution improves reliability for Aerospace rack systems
Molex, LLC has introduced its Mini-MRP (Modular Rack Principle) System, which improves reliability and reduces failure rates for modular rack systems in aerospace applications and other harsh-environment industries. Unique angled rear insulators eliminate the ingress of dew and water, significantly reducing short circuits, while also simplifying access and delivering the smallest possible PCB footprint.
11th May 2016

In-vehicle USB chargers save tooling and engineering costs

In-vehicle USB chargers save tooling and engineering costs
A range of pre-assembled, off-the-shelf, USB battery chargers for multiple in-vehicle locations from Molex, are now available throughout Europe through TTI. The parts deliver 5V and 1.5A, are compliant with battery charging (BC) 1.2 standards and help save tooling and engineering costs.
29th March 2016

Molex teams with Mouser to sponsor Dragon Racing

Molex teams with Mouser to sponsor Dragon Racing
Molex has joined with Mouser Electronics to sponsor Jay Penske’s Dragon Racing team in the second season of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Formula E electric car racing series. The 2015 – 2016 FIA Formula E Championship season started October 24th in China at the Beijing ePrix. Other races will be held in Malaysia, Uruguay, France, Germany, England, Russia and the U.S.
10th February 2016

Minimise electrical failures in commercial vehicles

Minimise electrical failures in commercial vehicles
Delivering assembly cost savings to OEMs and harness makers, a highly reliable, securely sealed solution that helps minimise electrical failures in gruelling commercial vehicle applications has been unveiled by Molex. The ML-XT sealed connection system features a one-piece plug housing and seal design, which is permanently bonded using cutting-edge, two-shot liquid silicone rubber moulding technology.
17th September 2015

A better alternative to wave soldering processes

A better alternative to wave soldering processes
Molex's EON compliant pin technology provides a better alternative to wave soldering processes in power and signal PCB assembly for automotive electrical and electronic systems. The EON compliant solutions support OEM and Tier 1 automotive suppliers in meeting stringent manufacturing requirements and environmental initiatives.
16th April 2015

Connectors help to establish automotive Ethernet guidelines

Connectors help to establish automotive Ethernet guidelines
  Molex has announced that its Mini50 connectors have been instrumental in setting the performance guidelines being established for Single Twisted Pair Ethernet (IEEE P802.3bw 100BASE-T1), slated to be launched in 2015 by automotive OEMs.
25th February 2015

Automotive Ethernet connectors exceed 100Mb/s

Automotive Ethernet connectors exceed 100Mb/s
Molex has announced that its Mini50 line of connection systems has been instrumental in setting the performance guidelines being established for Single Twisted Pair Ethernet (IEEE P802.3bw 100BASE-T1), expected to be launched in 2015 by automotive OEMs. Automotive Ethernet was one of the topics discussed at CES 2015, 6th to 9th January in Las Vegas, where the Mini50 Connection System was displayed at many public and private demos.
14th January 2015

Connection system suited for critical vehicle wiring

Connection system suited for critical vehicle wiring
Drop-in replacements for industry-standard connector systems, Molex has introduced the rugged ML-XT sealed connection system. The system accommodates a vast range of sensor technologies and low circuit count functions and is suited for critical vehicle wiring applications in harsh environments.
2nd October 2014

HSAutoLink Media Modules

The HSAutoLink module family was originally developed several years ago to support USB, USB charging, analog audio, video and other basic functions for the connected vehicle. As interconnects have gotten smaller and faster, we have expanded the HSAutoLink product family with a series of new products that support USB 2.0 and USB 3.0. The expanded family provides smart charging technology for devices such as smart phones and tablets. Smart charging technology can also be packaged in the back of a variety of vehicle types including trains, automobiles and boats.
16th May 2014

Connectors meet vehicle electrification challenges

Connectors meet vehicle electrification challenges
Delivering reliable performance, even in the most extreme shock and vibration conditions found in today’s commercial vehicles, the Imperium HVHC connector system has been launched by Molex. Suited to hybrid-electric and all-electric technologies, the connectors are capable of handling up to 1000V and 250.0A per contact and provide vehicle OEMs and electrification system architects with superior shielding performance and current density.
16th May 2014


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