Automotive semiconductor market faces flat quarter

The automotive semiconductor market will increase slightly during the second quarter, according to market watcher Databeans. Like most consumer products, revenue and unit shipments tend to drop over the summer months after the holiday boom.

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Databeans, market research, semiconductors

Installed base of fleet management systems to pass ten million units in Americas by 2017

According to research from analyst firm Berg Insight, the number of fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in North America was 3.3 million in the final quarter of 2012.

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Berg Insight, market research, fleet management systems, telematics

Consortium looks to safeguard integrated vehicle systems

To safeguard integrated vehicle systems from outside threats, Texas-based Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) has formed the Automotive Consortium for Embedded Security (Aces). Such systems include engine timing and anti-lock brakes.

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Southwest Research Institute, Automotive Consortium for Embedded Security, embedded systems, Autotread

Jaguar Land Rover to build research centre in Warwick

Jaguar Land Rover has unveiled details of its plans for advanced research and development in the UK, which will be focussed on a new technology, innovation and education centre in Warwick.

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Jaguar Land Rover, NAIC, Tata Motors, Warwick Manufacturing Group, Higher Education Funding Council, University of Warwick

Continental and Fujitsu work together at show

International automotive supplier Continental and Fujitsu Semiconductor Embedded in Austria joined forces at last month’s fourth Automotive Cockpit HMI in Bonn. Fujitsu is an HMI tool provider and development partner for worldwide automotive, industrial and telecommunications users.

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Fujitsu, Continental, HMI

Elsner heads Renesas’ European automotive group

Renesas Electronics has promoted Günther Elsner (pictured) to general manager of its European automotive business group. Previously head of sales for the group, Elsner replaces Gerd Look, who has been appointed president of Renesas’ European operations.

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Nohau in-circuit emulators return to UK

Phaedrus Systems has been made the exclusive UK distributor of the Nohau embedded systems tools from ICE Technology. Phaedrus will be selling and supporting Nohau's hardware, including spares and upgrades, and the full range of related software for embedded system development.

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Phaedrus Systems, ICE Technology, Nohau, embedded tools

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