Renesas Electronics’ R-Car virtualisation software package paves way for integrated cockpit and connected car devices

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the “R-Car virtualisation support package” that enables easier development of hypervisors for the R-Car automotive system-on-chip (SoC).

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Gemalto and Faraday Future work together to deploy secure, connected vehicles

In anticipation of Faraday Future’s launch of its first intelligent electric car, Gemalto announced it is providing the data security and encryption technology that will help protect the software that powers the car and data collected from everyday use of its cars.

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ERM Advanced Telematics completes development of anti-ransomware solution for vehicles

International automotive technology provider ERM Advanced Telematics has completed development of an integrated hardware-software product that protects vehicles against ransomware and other cyber-attacks.

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Renesas Electronics updates model-based development environment for multicore automotive control microcontrollers

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced an update to its “Embedded Target for RH850Multicore” model-based development environment for multicore microcontrollers (MCUs) for automotive control applications.

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Costs and opportunities rise as transport providers deploy IoT, analytics and AI for automotive and fleet management

In interview with the brand new digital title for IoT in Automotive, Fleet Management and Logistics – Transport360 – Sean Riley, Global Manufacturing and Transportation Industry director, Software AG talks to Editor, Jeremy Cowan

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Microsemi collaborates with China Telecom to deliver optimised OTN solution for 5G

Microsemi Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Microchip Technology Inc, announced its collaboration with China Telecom Beijing Research Institute to define and develop next-generation optical transport solutions to meet the stringent requirements of 5G.

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PTC Academic Program provides next-generation engineers with tools to design and monitor Formula-style race cars

PTC and partner, Concurrent Engineering, renewed their sponsorship of Formula Student UK, the popular program where engineering students compete to design, build, test and race small-scale formula-style cars.

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IoT connections to grow 140% to hit 50bn by 2022, as edge computing accelerates ROI, according to Juniper Research

New data from Juniper Research has revealed that the total number of connected IoT (Internet of Things) sensors and devices is set to exceed 50 billion by 2022, up from an estimated 21 billion in 2018.

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Konrad Technologies opens new UK subsidiary offices

Konrad-Technologies, a global provider of customer focused test solutions and sensor testing of Advanced Driving Assistance Systems (ADAS), has opened its United Kingdom (UK) subsidiary.

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3 reasons why eSIM is ready to make an impact in consumer IoT and M2M markets

Two of the most significant events for the global eSIM market—the 2nd World eSIM 2018 Summit and Mobile World Congress—took place recently, giving us a chance to take the pulse of the global eSIM market.

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Qt Safe Renderer receives certification for functional safety standards in automotive and railways

The Qt Company launched the Qt Safe Renderer 1.0 to seamlessly integrate functional safety compliance into the software development process for safety-critical systems and devices. By giving organisations a head start in meeting industry-specific compliance requirements, the Qt Safe Renderer allows them to focus valuable time and resources towards moving their businesses forward.

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The global installed base of airport asset tracking systems to reach 0.3 million units in 2022, according to Berg Insight

Berg Insight estimates that the global installed base of active airport asset tracking systems was less than 0.2 million units in 2017. Growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.5%, the active installed base is estimated to reach close to 0.3 million units worldwide in 2022.

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Utility spending on blockchain-based platforms is expected to reach $3.7bn by 2026, according to Navigant Research

A new report from Navigant Research analyses the market for blockchain-based platforms in the utilities industry, providing forecasts for wholesale energy trading, EV charging and integration, and transactive energy platforms through 2026.

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Self-driving market becomes a reality in the US by 2026, as 1 in 4 new vehicles sold becomes driverless

New findings from Juniper Research reveal that the annual sales of fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) in the US will reach 5 million by 2026. In comparison, the global market will account for 20 million new AVs sold during the same year.

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Semiconductor industry expert Jim Hines joins TechInsights as director of Automotive Research

TechInsights, a trusted patent and technology partner to the most successful companies, announced that Jim Hines, a semiconductor expert specialising in automotive and smart mobility innovations, joined the company as director of Automotive Research.

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‘Cost-efficient’ 3D surround view system for mass-produced vehicles launched by Renesas and Magna

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of automotive semiconductor solutions, and Magna, a mobility technology company and an automotive supplier, aim to accelerate the mass adoption of advanced driving assistance system (ADAS) features with a new cost-efficient 3D surround view system designed for entry- and mid-range vehicles.

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