Vehicular automation

Plus Selects AWS as Its Preferred Cloud Provider in Preparation for the Mass Production of the Plus Automated Driving System in 2021

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

Plus ( www.plus.ai ), a leading provider of self-driving truck technology, has selected Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider to support the commercial deployment of the Plus automated driving system.

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  • Plus ( www.plus.ai ), a leading provider of self-driving truck technology, has selected Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud provider to support the commercial deployment of the Plus automated driving system.
  • Mass production of the system will start in 2021, and thousands of pre-orders have been received so far.
  • We are excited to be the first autonomous trucking company to start mass production of an automated driving system.
  • Plus is currently working with some of the leading truck manufacturers, largest shippers, and top fleet operators to begin mass production of its automated driving system.

Government of Canada investing in new projects that improve road safety for Canadians

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 7:58pm

OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 21, 2020 The Government of Canada is committed to improving road safety and keeping Canadians safe, which is why it is increasingits investments in new road safety initiatives.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 21, 2020 The Government of Canada is committed to improving road safety and keeping Canadians safe, which is why it is increasingits investments in new road safety initiatives.
  • The Enhanced Road Safety Transfer Payment Program directly supports Canada's national road safety priority areas, such as vulnerable road users, school bus safety, commercial motor vehicles, connected and automated vehicles, and advanced safety technologies.
  • This is exactly what the Enhanced Road Safety Transfer Payment Program seeks to achieve, and the projects approved to date will help improve road safety and foster innovation and the deployment of safety-enhancing technology.
  • In 2019, the Enhanced Road Safety Transfer Payment Program was created to augment the existing Road Safety Transfer Payment Program.

Foretellix Releases the World's First ALKS Regulation Verification Package for Automated Driving Systems

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 10:21am

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Foretellix today announced its new ALKS verification package, the world's first commercial solution for the newly announced Automatic Lane-Keeping System (ALKS) regulation .

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Foretellix today announced its new ALKS verification package, the world's first commercial solution for the newly announced Automatic Lane-Keeping System (ALKS) regulation .
  • The new package includes support of Mobileye Responsibility-Sensitive Safety (RSS) following a successful joint demonstration of ALKS safety regulation and compliance flow.
  • The new verification package will help automakers address the regulatory and certification requirements of ALKS automated driving systems.
  • "The Foretellix Foretify approach using RSS gives OEMs a way to demonstrate compliance with the most advanced automated driving regulation in the world."

Foretellix Releases the World's First ALKS Regulation Verification Package for Automated Driving Systems

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 5:20pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Foretellix today announced its new ALKS verification package, the world's first commercial solution for the newly announced Automatic Lane-Keeping System (ALKS) regulation .

Key Points: 
  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Foretellix today announced its new ALKS verification package, the world's first commercial solution for the newly announced Automatic Lane-Keeping System (ALKS) regulation .
  • The new package includes support of Mobileye Responsibility-Sensitive Safety (RSS) following a successful joint demonstration of ALKS safety regulation and compliance flow.
  • The new verification package will help automakers address the regulatory and certification requirements of ALKS automated driving systems.
  • "The Foretellix Foretify approach using RSS gives OEMs a way to demonstrate compliance with the most advanced automated driving regulation in the world."

COVID-19 Recovery Analysis: Autonomous Vehicles Market | Increasing Demand for Autonomy of Vehicles to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 2:15am

While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities.

Key Points: 
  • While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities.
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  • Development of autonomous vehicles for cab and parcel delivery services is one of the major trends in the market.
  • Increasing demand for autonomy of vehicles is one of the major factors driving the market.

The Henry Ford Acquires Navya Autonom Shuttle Used by Mcity

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Henry Ford announced today the acquisition of a Navya Autonom Shuttle.

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  • DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Henry Ford announced today the acquisition of a Navya Autonom Shuttle.
  • "The NAVYA Autonom shuttle used by Mcity, and the research processed by J.D.
  • In December 2016, Navya delivered its first shuttle in North America to Mcity, where it was initially used to support research and demonstrate automated vehicle technologies at the Mcity Test Facility.
  • Its unique venues include Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, Greenfield Village, Ford Rouge Factory Tour, Benson Ford Research Center and Henry Ford Academy, a public charter high school.

Innoviz Technologies Introduces Its Next Generation, InnovizTwo, Which Will Accelerate the Industry Towards Autonomous Driving, Enabling Safe Mobility To All

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 1:00pm

The new high-performance automotive-grade LiDAR sensor offers a fully featured solution for all levels of autonomous driving at a dramatically lower cost.

Key Points: 
  • The new high-performance automotive-grade LiDAR sensor offers a fully featured solution for all levels of autonomous driving at a dramatically lower cost.
  • Although the automotive industry is well on its way to a highly automated future, this realization is still a few years away.
  • To pursue this strategy, hardware must fulfill more advanced technical requirements, while also coming under the price point of today's L2 technology.
  • Innoviz is a leading manufacturer of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software that enable the mass production of autonomous vehicles.

Innoviz Technologies Introduces Its Next Generation, InnovizTwo, Which Will Accelerate the Industry Towards Autonomous Driving, Enabling Safe Mobility To All

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 1:00pm

The new high-performance automotive-grade LiDAR sensor offers a fully featured solution for all levels of autonomous driving at a dramatically lower cost.

Key Points: 
  • The new high-performance automotive-grade LiDAR sensor offers a fully featured solution for all levels of autonomous driving at a dramatically lower cost.
  • Although the automotive industry is well on its way to a highly automated future, this realization is still a few years away.
  • To pursue this strategy, hardware must fulfill more advanced technical requirements, while also coming under the price point of today's L2 technology.
  • Innoviz is a leading manufacturer of high-performance, solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software that enable the mass production of autonomous vehicles.

Strategy Analytics Publishes 2020 Automated Vehicle UX Index

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 2:47pm

Strategy Analytics AV UX Index Evaluating over 30 different automated parking/driving assistants on three continents, Strategy Analytics In-Vehicle UX (IVX) service presents its 2020 Automated Vehicle (AV) UX Index .

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  • Strategy Analytics AV UX Index Evaluating over 30 different automated parking/driving assistants on three continents, Strategy Analytics In-Vehicle UX (IVX) service presents its 2020 Automated Vehicle (AV) UX Index .
  • Created from over six years of Strategy Analytics independent research, this proprietary ranking index provides a living status report of automakers efforts in automated transport, with particular focus on an OEMs outward demonstration of how well they understand human-centered design practices.
  • Added Kevin Nolan, VP, UX Innovation Practice , Ultimately, any automated feature or service must be practical, appropriate and safe to use in a typical context.
  • Strategy Analytics, Inc. is a global leader in supporting companies across their planning lifecycle through a range of customized market research solutions.

Sanborn Introduces Second-generation Autonomous Car HD Map Product: Sanborn M-Map® 2.0

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 2:00pm

Sanborn today announced implementation of the next-generation of HD Map technology for level 4 and level 5 autonomous vehicles the Sanborn M-Map product line.

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  • Sanborn today announced implementation of the next-generation of HD Map technology for level 4 and level 5 autonomous vehicles the Sanborn M-Map product line.
  • Sanborn continues its commitment to enabling our customers by investing in the development of our products, said John Copple, President and CEO.
  • The Sanborn M-Map, developed for the autonomous vehicle market, provides precision datasets with absolute accuracy, enhancing safety and operational capability for our clients and enabling them to make leaps forward in bringing autonomous vehicles to reality.
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