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IoT and Cars. Spark-Plugs and Revenues

Pratima H CALIFORNIA, USA: Why are the likes of Ford, Audi and GM doing things they

A Road Less Taken: Cyber Security and Connected Cars

Shrikant Shitole INDIA: Connected Cars- what once seemed niche, far-fetched, even futuristic is now central to

The Ab-Crack of Cyber-Security

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: It may have taken decades for the six/eight-pack-winds to wipe away pot

Check out this high-tech golf cart from Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a high-tech golf cart with the looks of a sports car, three years after it asked fans to submit ideas for a “golf cart of the future.” The final product, designed by the automaker and its project

HCL’s strategic alliances for smart vehicle offerings

INDIA: HCL Technologies has signed partnerships with two leading automotive solution providers, Movimento and Rightware to expand its offerings for the fast-growing smart vehicle ecosystem. In the automotive sector, HCL’s services are centered around the four key areas driving industry

Synopsys aims to make connected vehicles safe & secure

BANGALORE, INDIA: Synopsys is expanding its Software Integrity strategy to address the cybersecurity and safety challenges faced by the automotive industry. The automotive industry as a whole lacks the cognizance, resources and institutionalized best practices necessary to test and secure

Factors that boost entrepreneurial innovation in ESDM

Jaswinder Ahuja The Indian government has introduced several initiatives over the last year and a half to provide an impetus to the nascent electronics industry. The ‘Make in India’ campaign along with  the Digital India and 100 Smart Cities initiatives

RLE India plans to increase headcount from 250 to 1000 by 2020

BANGALORE, INDIA: RLE International today announced their aggressive business expansion plans for India. Operating since 2005, RLE India celebrated the completion of 10 years of business with key Automotive Manufacturers and the Automotive Supplier Industry. RLE India is the only

Spirent will help Renault to build ‘connected car’ features

BANGALORE, INDIA: Car maker Renault has selected Automotive Ethernet BroadR-Reach Conformance and Performance test solution of Spirent Communications to develop next generation in-vehicle networks for connected cars. Spirent’s automotive Ethernet BroadR-Reach conformance and performance test solution is part of a portfolio

Honda leverages 3D printing to improve efficiency

BANGALORE, INDIA: Honda Access is leveraging 3D printing technology to gain competitive advantage. The auto major is developing car accessories prototyped by Stratasys 3D printing system, thereby improving development schedule of automotive and car accessories; resulting in improved efficiencies. Headquartered in

Here’s what Ford is up to at CES Asia

SHANGHAI: At CES Asia, Ford is excited with its vision for the future of personal mobility and is showcasing Ford Smart Mobility and other ideas on rethinking accessible and affordable transportation solutions for an increasingly urban and crowded world.  It is

BT will help automakers to plug security loopholes in connected vehicles

BANGALORE, INDIA: BT announced a new security service developed to test the exposure of connected vehicles to cyber-attacks and help all market players develop security solutions. Connected vehicles – which can be passenger cars as well as trucks, buses, bulldozers

Automotive, Healthcare & Smart Cities to be IoT-driven

MUMBAI, INDIA: The adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) in the enterprise market is slowly gaining momentum. The findings were published in new report commissioned by Verizon Enterprise Solutions and conducted by ABI Research, titled, State of the Market: The

Golly, Who is driving my car?

By : Pratima Harigunani

THE concept does not need any introduction, more so as Google has already filled a lot of media ink and Sci-fi drawing boards since the moment it uttered the word. ‘Self-driving car’ is a leap of imagination that has spread

Android platform for the connected cars

MOUNTAIN VIEW, DETROIT, US; INGOLSTADT, GERMANY; TOKYO, JAPAN; SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA— Extending the success of the Android ecosystem, which has seen over one billion devices activated to date, a new industry alliance aims at bringing the Android platform to a

X-FAB and Silicon Works to bring sensor solutions to Korean automotive market

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

ERFURT, GERMANY & DAEJEON CITY, SOUTH KOREA: X-FAB Silicon Foundries, the trusted automotive foundry, and Silicon Works, the leading Korean fabless company, have reached a milestone in their strategic partnership to bring new automotive sensor solutions to the Korean market

Mentor Graphics launches FloEFD product

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

WILSONVILLE, USA: Mentor Graphics Corp. announced the latest release of its award-winning FloEFD upfront and concurrent computational fluid dynamics (CFD) product. This new release provides advanced capabilities and functionality, which enables designers and anaPradeep Chakraborty | CIOLlysts to create more

Global semicon market to maintain steady growth till 2015

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

USA: The World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) has released its updated semiconductor market forecast. WSTS anticipates the world semiconductor market to show a solid growth of 9 percent up to $333 billion in 2014, driven mainly by double digit growth

FCI intros Griplet low profile and compact IDC terminal

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

SINGAPORE: FCI announced the release of the Griplet miniature IDC connector for wire-to-board terminations. FCI’s new Griplet connector offers a robust solution for miniature IDC Wire-to-Board connections. The low profile and compact design makes Griplet an ideal connector where space

Automotive major picks € 1.9 mn IT from IFS

STOCKHOLM: IFS, an enterprise applications company, announced that a leading European manufacturer of components for the automotive industry has selected IFS Applications to enhance productivity across its international organization. The agreement includes licenses and services worth € 1.9 million approximately. The