Renesas Launches its Cockpit Reference Solution

May 31, 2019 Laura Dolan

TOKYO, JAPAN. Renesas’ new Cockpit Reference Solution offers an out-of-the-box development experience for efficient digital cockpit application design that’s based on Renesas R-Car M3 system-on-chip (SoC), offering production focused, module-level hardware and software supplemented by Renesas’ automotive partner network to accelerate system-level design.

Figure 1: Example of cockpit display produced by Cockpit Reference Design

“Automotive integrated cockpit is a challenging space because the integration of so many different cockpit functions, such as multiple operating systems, a rich UI, Bluetooth, and navigation, requires significant system-level insight,” said Renesas Electronics’ Senior Director of Automotive Systems, Daniel Sisco. “Leveraging Renesas' deep expertise in both silicon and system-level design, our reference solution reduces the implementation burden, allowing customers to jumpstart their application development in a cost-effective way with production-focused hardware and software.”

Renesas will be appearing at TU-Automotive Detroit 2019 from June 5-6 at booth C190, in Novi, MI to showcase the new Cockpit Reference Solution.

Figure 2: Cockpit Reference Solution Electronic Control Unit (ECU) 

For more information, visit renesas.com.

Previous Article
MVTec and Hilscher to Integrate Machine Vision and PLC

MVTec Software and Hilscher Gesellschaft für System automation initiated a technical partnership to enable ...

Next Article
MagnaChip’s Second Generation 0.13-micron Embedded Flash Technology Now Available

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation released its second generation 0.13-micron eFlash technology with 20V a...