Wind River, Magneti Marelli Deliver First GENIVI Reference Platform

To appear as entry and mid level systems for BMW cars

Wind River, Magneti Marelli Deliver First GENIVI Reference Platform
Mobile and auto software provider Wind Ricver and Auto supplier Magneti marelli have teamed up to deliver a reference platform for in-vehicle infotainment, compliant with the emerging GENIVI industry standard. BMW will be the first customer for this platform.

Leading the development of the IVI solution, Magneti Marelli leveraged its automotive know-how in integrating complex systems and technologies for the vehicle environment. Wind River provided an integrated, tested and validated IVI software platform based on the GENIVI open source standard, as well as customization and consulting services.

“Starting with BMW, Wind River and Magneti Marelli are providing car manufacturers with an IVI solution, delivering the latest infotainment technologies via open source software, which promotes the acceleration of innovation while reducing time-to-market and development costs,” said Alexander Kocher, vice president and general manger for automotive solutions at Wind River.

Thursday, January 27th 2011

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