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Virtualisation-assisted functions for automotive architectures

Virtualisation-assisted functions for automotive architectures
Supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, Renesas Electronics Corporation, has announced the development and successful operation verification of an automotive test chip as a technological stepping stone toward the realisation of next-generation automotive-control flash Microcontrollers (MCUs) employing a 28 nanometer (nm) low-power process. 
19th February 2019

Motor controller with extended memory for automotive applications

Motor controller with extended memory for automotive applications
TDK Corporation expands its Micronas embedded motor controller portfolio with the HVC 4420F, featuring extended flash memory for the drive of small brush-type, stepper, or brushless motors. It is designed to satisfy the latest needs of the automotive industry to provide diagnostics capability newly introduced in the field of smart actuators. Samples will be available in March 2019. Start of production is planned for 2020.
19th February 2019

Partnership delivers integrated automotive Ethernet solution

Partnership delivers integrated automotive Ethernet solution
Specialist in infrastructure semiconductor solutions, Marvell, together with ESCRYPT are offering a joint solution to secure Ethernet-based in-vehicle communication. The Marvell 88Q5050 automotive secure switch integrates ESCRYPT‘s CycurGATE firewall and intrusion detection system to provide an enhanced level of end-to-end security to the automotive customers.
18th February 2019


Time Aware Shaper added to Ethernet for in-vehicle networks

Time Aware Shaper added to Ethernet for in-vehicle networks
An enabler of smart mobility networks, Excelfore, has announced a working Time Aware Shaper (TAS) for Ethernet TSN networks. As in-vehicle networking continues to grow in importance, Ethernet is becoming an increasingly popular platform providing secure, high-speed, inexpensive solutions.
8th February 2019

Simulate machines with nominal data, tolerances, wear and faults

Simulate machines with nominal data, tolerances, wear and faults
Specialist in virtual prototyping software and services, ESI Group, has released SimulationX 4.0, the new version of its software platform for dynamic system simulation. SimulationX has proven itself for many years in industrial companies and research institutions for technical concept studies, optimisation tasks and virtual system tests. 
7th February 2019

A safe for sensitive data in the car

A safe for sensitive data in the car
It has been announced that Volkswagen is one of the first car makers to deploy the OPTIGA Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 from Infineon Technologies as a security solution for the connected car. The chip is designed to protect the vehicle’s communication with the outside world. For example, when car-sharing users or third-party services such as parcel delivery into a car’s trunk require access. 
25th January 2019

How the engineers of tomorrow are hitting top gear

How the engineers of tomorrow are hitting top gear
If I told you that I spent the morning with a handful of bleary-eyed students, the more cynical amongst our readers may assume that it was a case of them having to deal with the morning after the night before.
22nd January 2019

NFC Reader IC adopted for automotive wireless charging design

NFC Reader IC adopted for automotive wireless charging design
STMicroelectronics has announced that its automotive NFC Reader IC (ST25R3914) and its automotive 8-bit microcontroller (STM8AF) have been chosen for the Qi-compliant automotive wireless charging reference design from Rohm. Contactless communication based on NFC is already in extensive use for functions such as mobile payment by smartphone and in recent years, NFC use has been rapidly widening from mobile devices to industrial equipment, IoT devices, and even automotive systems.
22nd January 2019

First network interface for car2x/V2X communication announced

First network interface for car2x/V2X communication announced
  Vector is presenting the VN4610 network interface - its first special solution for IEEE-802.11p and CAN-(FD) based applications. As an interface to the CANoe.Car2x test tool, the interface advances 802.11p-based ECUs to production readiness quickly.
17th January 2019

Secure platform for automotive digital instrument clusters

Secure platform for automotive digital instrument clusters
Embedded safety and security specialist, Green Hills Software, and Garmin International, have announced Garmin’s selection of Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY real-time operating system as the safe and secure software platform for Garmin’s new standalone automotive digital instrument clusters.
17th January 2019


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ADAS Sensors 2019
20th March 2019
United States of America Detroit, Michigan
Agile for Automotive 2019
15th May 2019
United States of America Detroit, MI