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Since the 1970s, the way to add new capabilities into the car has been to add an electronic control unit (ECU) for each new feature. ECUs give us convenient features such as electronic mirror controls, but some take care of many of today’s safety-critical systems like anti-lock brakes. Over time, the number of ECUs inside
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Four key factors driving automotive edge storage

  • May 7, 2018 /
  • by Markku Räsänen
Cars rolling off the lines today generate up to 25 gigabytes of data per hour. With the adoption of further levels of autonomous driving—up to levels 3 or 4—the amount of data is set to increase to up to 1.4 terabytes per hour. Some of that data will be pushed to the cloud, but much
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Why some Android phones slow down as they age

  • April 26, 2018 /
  • by Stan Dmitriev
Storage fragmentation in Android plays a major role in the ageing performance of the phone Ever thought why your Android phone slows down with time? You are not alone. Many Android users complain about their Android phones “lagging” as their device ages. So what’s the cause of this performance degradation? Well, there is not just
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Making connected cars secure down to the core

  • November 2, 2017 /
  • by Joel Catala
Securing the cars of tomorrow is a concern for car makers, Tier-1 suppliers, and consumers alike. As a matter of fact, a 2015 consumer survey showed that 62% of people questioned feared that cars of the future will be easily hacked. Lawmakers in the US have already passed bills to address and calm these fears,
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The software company continues to boost its presence within the Asian region to meet the growing demand for storage software technologies Helsinki, Finland – October 17, 2017 ­­– Tuxera, the world leading storage and networking technology company, is expanding its presence into the Japanese market. The company sees Japan as a leading technology powerhouse within the
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The biggest challenge car makers face in delivering data-driven UX

  • September 18, 2017 /
  • by Claudio M. Camacho
“Big data processing in a fast and seamless way is one of the main challenges for car makers when building the cars of the future.” Unlike the past 100 years, cars of today have become gadgets. People are starting to choose a vehicle for its software features and services, instead of physical or mechanical features
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Connected cars literally take us close to the edge

  • June 30, 2017 /
  • by Tiffiny Rossi
The connected car easily conjures up topics like 5G, V2X, and the cloud. It’s certainly enchanting – all the amazing services the cloud and high-speed wireless connectivity will bring to our cars in the coming years. But the down-to-earth reality is the mission-critical handling and processing of data will be done inside the car itself.
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