Wind River Customers
"We trust Wind River's expertise, experience in Linux-based products, and leadership in the automotive market to help us accelerate time-to-market and deliver our next-generation telematics system on time and on budget."
—Christian Sahlén, Vice President and Sales Manager, ACTIA Nordic AB (part of ACTIA Group)
Wind River Delivers Automotive, Embedded, and Open Source Solution to Build the Next-Generation Telematics Platform
ACTIA, a worldwide group specializing in vehicle connectivity and diagnostics for the automotive market, is partnering with Wind River® to build a next-generation telematics platform based on Linux called ACU-II (second generation Automotive Communications Unit). Leveraging Wind River automotive solutions, ACU-II offers connected vehicle technologies in 3G/4G, including European eCall, Russian eCall, ATSVR, remote diagnostics and services, and Internet connectivity to other units in a vehicle.
Wind River Masters Complexity of Hardware-Software Integration
The Clarion AX1 is built on a customized Android software platform. Clarion Malaysia, an offshore manufacturing unit of Japan's Clarion Co., Ltd., needed to get a high-quality product to market quickly within a firm budget. Wind River offered the best combination of automotive experience and Android expertise for the project. "Wind River delivered software integration and project management services that helped us optimize our development process," says T.K. Tan, managing director. "The integration of hardware and software in an automobile is highly complex. Wind River simplified the process and helped us meet our cost targets."