Tech developments just aren’t about sensors and processors but what people will actually do in an autonomous vehicle.
Gary S. Vasilash
Transportation Editor, Gardner Business Media
The latest wave of manufacturing execution systems takes advantage of the Internet of Things, leading to simpler and faster implementations and truly real-time data analysis, decision-making, and problem resolution.
Here are a few useful developments for your manufacturing operations, whether it is making components for electrical systems or camshafts or more.
Amazon is increasing its penetration into the auto industry not just through things like Alexa and its multi-million-dollar investment in EV developer Rivian, but also with its Amazon Web Services (AWS), which will be used for its “Volkswagen Industrial Cloud,” which will combine the data from all of the machinery and equipment in the company’s 122 facilities.
#Rivian #supplier #Amazon
Greater visualization and analytics
Shanghai-based Envision Group is acquiring a controlling stake in Nissan Motor Co.’s Automotive Energy Supply Corp. (AESC), which supplies lithium-ion batteries for the carmaker’s electric vehicles.
Company plans to achieve 15% efficiency improvement through connecting sensors—and everything in between—to the Cloud
It’s called “MONET Technologies Corporation” and it is a joint venture company that is focused on “new mobility services,” a.k.a., “Mobility as a Service” (MaaS), services that will be initially rolled out in Japan starting in the next decade, including autonomous services.
#oem #Toyota #Honda
The smart-factory world of digital manufacturing is coming, and manufacturing-technology developers are eager to help you be ready.
Bosch, the supplier that is probably most familiar to people in the auto industry for its products including antilock braking systems and fuel injectors, is entering the ridesharing business.
#supplier #NVIDIA #Bosch