Renesas Electronics and Codeplay collaborate on OpenCL™ and SYCL™ for ADAS solutions

Renesas Electronics, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Codeplay Software Ltd., experts in high-performance compilers and software optimisation for multi-core processing, announced their collaboration to deliver ComputeAorta™, Codeplay’s OpenCL open standard-based software framework for Renesas R-Car system-on-chips (SoCs).

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R-Car SoC speeds development of in-vehicle infotainment applications with support of AGL

Renesas Electronics, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced that it 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.

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Functional safety tools for Renesas automotive RH850 MCUs are launched by IAR Systems

The functional safety edition of IAR Embedded Workbench for Renesas’ RH850 Family is certified according to IEC 61508, ISO 26262 and EN 50128, delivering qualified tools, simplified validation and guaranteed support through the product life cycle.

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Renesas R-Car starter kit adopted as a standard reference platform for automotive grade Linux

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced that Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) has adopted the Renesas R-Car Starter Kit as one of its standard reference platforms for software development.

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Renesas Electronics America announces change of president of U.S. operations

Renesas Electronics America Inc. reports that Hiroto Nitta has been appointed as senior vice president of Renesas Electronics Corporation and president of Renesas Electronics America, with effect from April 1, 2017.

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New high performance, low cost RF switches from CEL target IoT and industrial communications

CEL is introducing a variety of new RF switches that have been designed as easy drop-in replacements for a wide range of existing RF products, as well as for new designs.

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BlackBerry QNX launches its ‘most advanced and secure’ embedded operating system

BlackBerry Ltd announced its most advanced and secure embedded operating system (OS) for the automotive industry. QNX® Software Development Platform 7.0 (QNX® SDP 7.0) is a 64-bit OS that builds on the proven reliability of QNX technology and raises the bar for security and performance in cars.

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Floodgate IoT security toolkit for edge devices launched by Icon Labs

Icon Labs, a provider of security solutions for IoT and edge devices, has introduced its new Floodgate IoT Security Toolkit.

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Renesas IoT platform expands with launch of ultra-low power microcontrollers and updated Synergy software

Renesas Electronics, a supplier of semiconductor solutions, announced the expansion of its Renesas Synergy™ Platform designed to accelerate time to market, reduce total cost of ownership and remove many of the obstacles engineers face when designing devices for the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Renesas Electronics designs automotive wireless communication for Vehicle-to-Infrastructure communication

Renesas Electronics, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the R-Car W2R system-on-a-chip (SoC), the first member of the new Renesas R-Car Family of devices developed specifically for V2X applications. The new automotive wireless communication SoC is designed for Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) communication in the 5.9-gigahertz (GHz) band.

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Maxim Integrated joins the Renesas R-Car Consortium

Maxim Integrated Products , Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) has joined the R-Car Consortium, a partner program advocated by Renesas Electronics Corporation. By participating in the R-Car Consortium, Maxim aims to underline its commitment to the fast-evolving automotive market.

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Renesas Electronics appoints Günther Elsner as General Manager of its Automotive Business Group

Dusseldorf, Germany, 1 October, 2013 – Renesas Electronics Europe, a provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, has announced that it has promoted Günther Elsner to the position of General Manager of Renesas’ Automotive Business Group, with effect from 1 October 2013.

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