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Design system boosts global capacity optimisation

Design system boosts global capacity optimisation
Nexteer Automotive has introduced an advanced, holistic, integrative approach to design and manufacturing systems, Digital Trace Manufacturing. The system uses the latest technologies and data analytics within one common, global architecture. This will help customers deliver high quality product performance while boosting value and global capacity optimisation across all of Nexteer’s 24 manufacturing locations worldwide.
18th January 2018

Mood-based features redefine comfort on the daily commute

Mood-based features redefine comfort on the daily commute
  Car makers are placing an increasing emphasis on the vehicle interior as a place for reflection and focus in response to growing consumer interest in wellness. HARMAN’s response is Moodscape, a new tech that uses mood-based features to redefine comfort and entertainment in the daily commute.
15th January 2018

Driving beam headlight technology enhances driver visibility

Driving beam headlight technology enhances driver visibility
At this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Texas Instruments has unveiled its DLP technology for high resolution headlight systems. According to the company, the new DLP chipset is the only offering on the market that combines full programmability and the highest resolution - more than one million addressable pixels per headlight - exceeding the resolution of existing Adaptive Driving Beam (ADB) technologies by more than 10,000 times.
10th January 2018


What does the future hold for in-car audio performance?

What does the future hold for in-car audio performance?
  Making it easier to design, implement and integrate next level solutions for in-vehicle audio system, a new standard-setting audio framework that will unleash a wave of creativity and innovation for in-vehicle user experiences has been introduced by HARMAN International.
9th January 2018

Image sensor platform designed for ADAS and autonomous driving

Image sensor platform designed for ADAS and autonomous driving
To address the spectrum of applications for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving, ON Semiconductor has announced a scalable family of CMOS image sensors. The company's newest sensor family offers car makers and tier one suppliers a choice of robust imaging devices based on a common platform and feature set. The sensors have resolutions scaling from 8.3MP down to 1.2MP with low light performance from 4.2µm pixels.
8th January 2018

Software simulates performance of automotive headlamps

Software simulates performance of automotive headlamps
The latest release of Synopsys' LucidDrive software product has been announced, which allows designers to simulate the performance of automotive headlamps when driving at night. LucidDrive version 2017.12, now available, includes a new feature for simulating pixel light technology, which is a type of adaptive front-lighting system (AFS) that provides individual light cell illumination on the road with high resolution.
22nd December 2017

Guiding the developer step by step through design process

Guiding the developer step by step through design process
Vector provides developers with comprehensive support for the integration of Ethernet networks in vehicles as well as for the build-up of service-oriented software architectures. No matter if CAN or FlexRay are to be extended, partly replaced or if new use cases are to be developed. With the design tool PREEvision Ethernet networks or clusters can be described comprehensibly, clearly and from scratch.  
19th December 2017

Duo collaborate to offer A2B audio test

Duo collaborate to offer A2B audio test
A multichannel audio performance testing of A2B systems and components has been announced by Audio Precision, in collaboration with Mentor. A2B (Automotive Audio Bus) is the digital audio bus technology developed by Analog Devices to deliver high-quality audio over an unshielded, twisted-pair wire.
14th December 2017

Dev tools available for 64-bit software-defined cockpits

Dev tools available for 64-bit software-defined cockpits
Global provider of high-assurance real time operating systems and virtualisation for automotive, Green Hills Software, has announced the availability of the safe and secure INTEGRITY real time operating system (RTOS) and supporting products/services portfolio for the i.MX 8 family of applications processors from NXP Semiconductors. The trusted 64-bit INTEGRITY run-time architecture is supported by ASIL-certified development tools, embedded cryptographic tool kit and cloud-based secure credential management system.
14th December 2017

Software allows more time for automotive lighting design

Software allows more time for automotive lighting design
The latest release of the LucidShape CAA V5 Based software product has been announced by Synopsys. It allows designers to perform optical simulations and analyses of automotive lighting products within the CATIA V5 environment. LucidShape CAA V5 Based version 2017.09, gives designers the flexibility to simulate multiple lighting functions and optical design variations in the same part or product.
5th December 2017


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