Automotive Solution Partners
Mentor Graphics has developed close partnerships with technology leaders in the areas of automotive infotainment, instrument cluster, and vehicle networking solutions. By choosing the best technical solutions and integrating them in to the Mentor Graphics product portfolio, automotive OEMs and tier one suppliers benefit from improved quality and reduced development cycles.
Mentor Embedded holds memberships with leading automotive industry associations such as the GENIVI Alliance and AUTOSAR—all Mentor Embedded software releases are compliant with current industry standards.
DiSTI is the global leader in the development of User Interface software. The company’s flagship product, GL Studio, enables UI Designers to build high-fidelity interactive 3D graphics, for automotive, aerospace and medical markets. GL Studio allows developers to enhance the level of interactivity and sophistication for embedded applications, while providing superior performance, flexibility and visual quality. GL Studio is also certified for ISO 26262 up to ASIL D, as well as Medical’s 510k Clearance and the FAA’s DO-178 up to Level A, the highest standard for avionics. User interface content built with GL Studio runs on the Mentor Graphics Nucleus operating system.
OBIGO, a Web service company with business areas in mobile software solutions, Web applications, and services is the world's leading provider of rich Internet services and software in the mobile industry. OBIGO’s range of solutions include Web Runtime supporting WAC and W3C standards, SDK, Web applications, and open source-based HTML5 browser for various devices and platforms targeting automotive, smartphones, smart TV, and other consumer electronics. With these proven solutions and professional services, OBIGO helps customers build successful strategies toward a Web-based ecosystem.
Users gain access to their computers when they need it most. VNC is remote access and control software for an unrivalled mix of Windows, Mac, UNIX, and Linux computers. With a simple peer-to-peer architecture, no agents or centralized servers are required. Authorize users to connect using the already familiar credentials of their own user accounts on a computer.
Rightware® is the market leader in advanced user interface technology, serving the automotive and other embedded industries with its Kanzi® software for rapid user interface design and deployment. Nominated on Deloitte’s “Fast 50” list of fastest growing tech companies in 2015, Rightware is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland with presence in Silicon Valley, Detroit, Seoul, Tokyo, Shanghai, London and Munich.
Candera GmbH in Linz is a leading HMI tool provider and development partner for worldwide automotive and industrial customers. Candera supports its customers with the CGI Studio tool environment as well as provision of software services mainly in the areas of HMI development and embedded software. Candera’s activities are driven by its close customer relationships and strong concentration on customers’ needs.
NXP (formerly Freescale)
NXP Semiconductor (formerly Freescale) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of embedded semiconductors creating solutions that enable secure connections for a smarter world. NXP is driving innovation in the areas of connected cars, cyber security, portables & wearables, and the Internet of Things. NXP has operations in more than 25 countries.
Renesas Technology Corp. is one of the world's leading semiconductor system solutions providers for mobile, automotive, and PC/AV (Audio Visual) markets and the world's No.1 supplier of microcontrollers. With Nucleus OS support from Mentor Graphics, customers gain access to an integrated development environment designed to simplify design cycles and facilitate the development of high-performance applications such as car navigation systems, game machines and digital home electronics. The Nucleus OS couples an extremely efficient kernel with highly capable middleware components to help device manufactures reduce time to market and increase margins. Renesas Technology is based in Tokyo, Japan and has a global network of manufacturing, design and sales operations in around 20 countries with about 26,500 employees worldwide.
Texas Instruments has been a partner of Mentor Graphics for many years. Together, these two companies offer technologies for innovative application design, including Nucleus supported digital signal processors, system software development tools, codecs, algorithms and more. Thanks to Mentor Graphics, developers are provided with an integrated Operating System solution for the mass market. Integrated within TI’s foundation software, Mentor's Nucleus Operating System (OS) Mobile provides a scalable and robust platform for developers working with TI’s OMAP platforms and chipsets, allowing them to quickly and easily integrate basic features and multimedia applications into handsets. The ubiquitous Nucleus Real Time OS Mobile offers a scalable platform that when combined with TI’s wireless solutions enables handset manufacturers to develop and deliver cost-effective, feature-rich mobile phones that address consumer demand
GENIVI is a non-profit industry alliance of more than 200 automotive OEMs committed to driving the broad adoption of an in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) open source development platform. Mentor Embedded is a Board Member of GENIVI and has a history of active participation in GENIVI and delivering timely GENIVI compliant solutions.
AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture) is a worldwide development partnership of car manufacturers, suppliers, and other companies from the electronics, semiconductor, and software industries. AUTOSAR paves the way for innovative electronic systems that further improve performance, safety, and environmental friendliness and is a key enabling technology to manage the growing electrics/electronics complexity. It aims to be prepared for the upcoming technologies and to improve cost efficiency without making any compromise with respect to quality. Finally, AUTOSAR facilitates the exchange and update of software and hardware over the service life of the vehicle.
Partner Link: www.autosar.org
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