While automakers retain a distinct advantage in controlling the direction of in-vehicle systems
, they still rely heavily on alliance partners and after market suppliers.
IVI was launched in 1997 to accelerate the development, availability, and use of integrated in-vehicle systems
that help drivers of cars, trucks, and buses operate more safely and effectively.
The new guide also warns against distraction caused by using in-vehicle systems
such as route computers while on the move.
From the newest generation of in-vehicle systems
that include services like lane-departure sensing or a warning if a car is in your blind spot, to the eventual implementation of V2V (vehicle-to-vehicle) and V2I (vehicle-to-infrastructure) connectivity, these connected cars can increase our chances of safe travels," says Mike Carrozzo, chief editor, Connected World magazine.
Two out of three drivers believe hands-free phone use is acceptable, and nearly half (46 percent) of drivers who report using speech-based in-vehicle systems
say they do not believe these systems are at all distracting.
We are seeing a significant shift in consumer audio habits as CD install rates decline and Bluetooth replaces it as one of the primary transports for stereo audio in today s in-vehicle systems
," says Hideo Izumi, Senior Manager, Engineering Department at Alps.
An unintended consequence of trying to make driving safer - by moving to speech-to-text, in-vehicle systems
- may actually overload the driver and make them less safe," David Strayer, lead author of the study, said.
In addition, Multimesh(TM) offers Ethernet connectivity for in-vehicle systems
such as vehicle location, CCTV and ticketing.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) undertook a six-year research program focused on issues related to in-vehicle information displays in order to provide design assistance to advanced in-vehicle systems
We have further enhanced this integration by also including our aptX Bluetooth stereo audio codec, a significant milestone for CSR and the automotive industry that brings superior wireless audio quality to in-vehicle systems
for the first time.
DRIVE Studio enables carmakers to easily create a wide range of exquisite designs for in-vehicle systems
, and ultimately enable customers to personalize their own vehicle interiors.
Rohde & Schwarz supports manufacturers today by offering a standard-compliant test solution for the wireless and GNSS-capable components of eCall in-vehicle systems