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    Autonomous Mobility & Information Systems

  • Expert knowledge from ADAS to UX

    We are the drivers, consultants and supporters of projects realising autonomous mobility and infotainment solutions. With expert knowledge in the fields of autonomous driving, HMI/UX, E/E architectures, connectivity, infotainment, active safety and body-and-comfort systems, we will work with you to get your predictive assistance and forward-looking infotainment systems into vehicles and on the road. With us as a partner, you will reap the benefits of having a team of project professionals and technological experts behind you who will support you flexibly, as you need it, from the initial idea to your product’s End of Life.

    Systemic excellence at every level: transversal skills meet expert knowledge in the domains from ADAS to UX.

    Our cross-domain skills and overall understanding of the vehicle is as apparent in developing E/E architectures as it is in HMI/UX projects and ADAS/AD tasks. In every area, you get a one-stop-shop, maximum flexibility, and collaborative working between project teams and technology specialists that promises success. Our in-depth knowledge in the fields of connectivity,  infotainment, active safety and in body & comfort systems will also give you that crucial advantage. 
    For a technological change process, implementation or rollout, we will be at your side as an experienced, reliable partner. 

     

    An overview of our key competencies in the field of autonomous driving and Information Systems:

    Benefit from our in-depth experience and cross-domain skills in vehicle architecture and sensor systems for integrating functions and components for assistance systems. From parking assistants to autopilots:

    • From the requirements specification, through comprehensive project management, integrating vehicle sensors, analytics, go-live, application and validation
    • Development support, integration, analysis, commissioning and calibration, including the validation of vehicle sensor systems
    • Component and function responsibility
    • Conceptual development of ADAS/AD technology showpieces and integration into a wide range of platforms, and small fleet development
    • Testing management and production of testing catalogs
    • Metrology specialists with in-house products and products from well-established partners
    • Component experts for radar & cameras

    An interdisciplinary team for enhanced safety and comfort for (semi-)autonomous driving.

    Benefit from in-depth expert knowledge and maximum flexibility through guaranteed access to all the necessary resources, for testing your active safety systems from ADAS to AD:

    • Specification and evaluation of even complex test scenarios, well beyond NCAP
    • Legally defined, OEM-specific validation, including sensor-specific tests 
    • System performance tests on the road based on deep functional expertise  
    • Access to all available accessible test sites
    • Mobile x-track lab with our own testing equipment for greater flexibility
    • Quality assurance for the process using testing tools with appropriate documentation

    Around 100 experts who know the system inside-out. Over 10 years’ experience. Available to you within 48 hours.

    Modern light technologies offer space for creative and innovative lighting concepts. Benefit from our many years of experience in the development of optical systems:  

    • We develop lighting concepts, make suggestions for their technical realization and take responsibility for implementing them up to the start of series production
    • Our lighting simulations are based on physically correct surface and material models and enable the digital validation of complex optical systems
    • Our electrics and electronics experts develop the hardware and software for controlling components such as adaptive headlights or complex light scenarios in the vehicle interior       
    • The lighting functions are tested and validated in the testing laboratory, on HiL test stands and in the vehicle. 

    Our lighting expertise in detail.

    Minimize interfaces and make use of our vast experience with all popular body & comfort systems:

    • Independent development management, system integration, analytics and commissioning of components and functions
    • Partially and fully automated testing
    • Outstanding expertise in vehicle architecture, networking and diagnostics
    • Reliable supplier management including on-site by component and QM managers
    • Vehicle lighting developed from initial draft sketches to small batch production
    • Validation of static and dynamic functions in the vehicle and lab

    All from a one-stop-shop. From concept, through serial production, to end of production.

    Learn more about our connectivity competencies.

    With our expertise in state-of-the-art connectivity technologies and our passion for wired and wireless connections, we support you with innovative and user-focused solutions throughout all phases of the development process.  

    • Development of concepts and architectures
    • Integration of the latest technologies
    • End-to-end validation
    • Connection and integration of consumer devices
    • Wireless & mobile communications technologies
    • Comprehensive ECU expertise

    A strong team for the entire development process. Across all domains.
     

    More about Connectivity

    Benefit from our all-round, cross-sector expertise in the UI/UX field as the basis for your user-centered applications taking multimodal approaches into account:

    • Strategies for HMI: From pre-development, specification, design and validation, implementation and testing through to serial production – with a wholly interdisciplinary approach including the motorcycle sector
    • User studies from A-Z Z to ensure good usability and a good user experience incl. experiences with simulation and hardware setups
    • End-to-end HMI process via overall managing function (agile or conventional)
    • Awards for creativity and innovation, e.g. the German Innovation Award 2020
    • UX writing incl. style guide, master text and text management – also in foreign languages
    • Validation HMI / UX: Voice and gesture control

    HMI expertise combined with a hands-on mentality.

    With their overall understanding of the vehicle and in-depth knowledge, the Infotainment team offers a broad range of services:

    From requirements management and function development to the testing of functions and systems, we apply your head unit and your domain controller to the multimedia target system.

    Highlights:

    Has been active in infotainment for around 20 years with a team of generalists and specialists – to make your project a success.

    We are experts in the design, development and validation of E/E architectures, onboard, offboard and stationary:

    • Innovative in-house E/E architecture based on the latest trends, incl. modelling in tools for architecture design
    • Service-oriented communication strategies
    • Architectures for domain computers
    • In-depth, neutral competition analytics and setting of benchmarks
    • Consulting services based on extensive experience on complex projects
    • Technology transfer from well-designed architectures for future sectors
    • Systems engineering consulting

    Quality via comprehensive process management and deep knowledge of architectures.

    Learn more about competencies on the topic of E/E architectures.

    With our broad experience of the sector, as a partner we advise and support our clients, with our well-developed methodological skills and extensive knowledge of tools, from the initial idea through to a product’s end-of-life:

    • Systems engineering (model-based) for the entire vehicle (requirements engineering, process management)
    • Added value from tandems of specialists and process experts
    • Well-established training courses for tools & methods
    • Aligned with all the common standards such as such as Automotive SPICE, ISO 26262 and other, so safety is guaranteed
    • Best Practice deductions based on lengthy experience 

    Whether you have a technological change process, implementation or rollout: we shall stand by your side as an experienced, reliable partner.

    More information:

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    Your Contact

    Christian Ruland

    Vice President Operations – Autonomous Mobility & Information Systems

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