Visiongain’s report1 on the Global Automotive “Vehicle-to-Everything” (V2X) market states that V2X is undeniably one of the fastest growing aspects of the automotive industry. It will generate more than $37 billion in revenue and sales of vehicles equipped with V2X modules will amount to 47.1 million vehicles in 2016. V2X technology facilitates autonomous communication between vehicles, and between vehicles and infrastructure to improve road safety, alleviate traffic congestion, and reduce fuel and energy consumption thus enhancing the overall driver/passenger experience.
HARMAN Ignite Platform integrates with other platforms like smart homes (Vehicle-to-Home), smart infrastructures, and even Vehicle-to-Vehicle – which helps simplify, streamline and enhance end-user experiences. The Vehicle Connect Solution from HARMAN accelerates the development of V2X applications for Automakers and Tier 1 suppliers. Using this solution they can build and customize applications such as driverless cars, road safety, house safety, collision warning, road hazard warning and intelligent transport systems. The solution is platform agnostic and can work with any target operating systems.