Automotive

Laird now part of 5G Automotive Association to develop 5G communications solutions for connected vehicles

Laird announced Tuesday that it is joining an association of blue chip companies and suppliers to help develop mobile communications standards for connected vehicles. It becomes the newest global company to join Munich-based 5G Automotive Association (5GAA), which includes telecommunications firms, automotive […]

Numerex announces certification of nxTANK, its latest LTE tank monitoring device

Numerex Corp. announced Tuesday the PTCRB certification of nxTANK, a LTE tank monitoring device operating on the LTE network. The PTCRB was established in 1997 as the certification forum by select North American cellular operators as a critical network testing framework […]

Cloud Security Alliance issues new guidance for connected vehicle security

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) released Thursday its initial research and guidance report on connected vehicle security. Authored by the CSA’s Internet of Things (IoT) Working Group, Observations and Recommendations on Connected Vehicle Security is a 35-page report that provides a comprehensive […]

CalAmp CrashBoxx alters vehicle collisions into actionable IoT intelligence

CalAmp announced the availability of new capabilities for its CrashBoxx vehicle risk management system, enabling insurers, fleet managers and vehicle repair centers to leverage the enhanced capability of CrashBoxx to reliably provide automated accident reconstruction and predictive vehicle damage assessments. The […]

Renesas R-Car Starter Kit adopted as a standard reference platform for Automotive Grade Linux on connected cars

Renesas Electronics announced Wednesday that Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) has adopted the Renesas R-Car Starter Kit as one of its standard reference platforms for software development. AGL is a collaborative open source project that is bringing together automakers, suppliers and […]

BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye announce Delphi as a development partner, system integrator for new autonomous driving platform

The BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye announced Tuesday their intention to onboard Delphi as a development partner and system integrator for their autonomous driving platform. The four partners intend to jointly deploy a cooperation model to deliver and scale the […]

Toyota adopts Nvidia’s AI technology to accelerate market introduction of autonomous cars

Nvidia announced on Wednesday that it is collaborating with Toyota to deliver artificial intelligence hardware and software technologies that will enhance the capabilities of autonomous driving systems planned for market introduction within the next few years. Toyota will use the NVIDIA […]

DMI enters connected car segment with Lochbridge acquisition; takes on IoT and big data analytics

Mobility solutions company DMI announced Monday the acquisition of Detroit-based Lochbridge, a provider of IoT solutions to the automotive, healthcare, financial services and manufacturing sectors. Through proven deployments for some of the most ambitious adopters of connectivity, Lochbridge has enabled more […]

OCTO Telematics enables distracted driving feature across its lineup to enhance safety

Octo Telematics announced Tuesday its Distracted Driving scoring and analysis feature, now available within its suite of telematics products for both in-vehicle and mobile solutions: Octo Glimpse, Octo Vantage, Octo Fleet, and Octo Surround. The timely launch in April, which […]

Sarcos launches robotic mobile IoT platform for industrial, public safety markets

Sarcos Robotics announced Monday availability of its Guardian S robotic mobile Internet of Things (IoT) platform, aimed to improve worker safety and enhance efficiency. The Guardian S is a cloud-connected mobile IoT platform that provides inspection and surveillance capabilities in […]

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