Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, is proud to announce the release of its 6th generation location and positioning module at the 2017 CES.
Accurate and reliable positioning and localization are critical for today's vehicles containing advanced driver assistance (ADAS) and Active Safety systems, and even more essential for tomorrow's transportation revolution in Autonomous Driving. "We developed these products to compete with embedded solutions by focusing on full installed cost, flexibility of packaging, BUS architecture compatibility, functional safety and the evolving need for lane level positioning for the future," says Scott Nist, Product Director GPS/Horizon/V2V at Autoliv.
RoadScape GNSS Module
With a legacy of 20 million location and positioning modules shipped to vehicles in all global markets this new extremely cost-effective and scalable positioning module sets the stage for future positioning and Horizon needs. Autoliv brings the full suite of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) to the market with a new RoadScape GNSS Module supporting systems in North America, Europe, Russia, China, and Japan. "This latest hardware release containing advanced, proprietary software represents the most advanced positioning sensor in the automotive market," comments Scott Nist. The GNSS Module will begin production in 2017 and engineering samples are available upon request.