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Tuesday, June 7, 2022

The Auto Industry Struggles with Systems Engineering; Reinventing the Wheel

In 2013, Forbes reported that "developing a new car can cost as high as $6 billion," but that estimate pre-dated the explosion of software from ten million (10M) lines of code in a 2011 Chevy Volt to an estimated billion (1B) lines of code in an autonomous vehicle. It also predated post-Covid inflat...
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#Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Automotive Agile

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Privacy Battle Over Connected Cars Takes An Interesting Turn In California

So goes California, and so typically goes the country, and the North American automotive industry along with it.
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#Cybersecurity #Automotive Agile #innovation

Friday, May 20, 2022

The Post-Covid Auto Buying Experience: Dealerships Must Learn Their New Target Persona

You have to Rumpelstiltskin not to realize that online purchases have skyrocketed since the start of the pandemic. Digital Commerce 360 estimates the pandemic contributed an extra $218.53 billion to ecommerce’s bottom line over the past two years and 48% of consumers report their shopping habits hav...
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#Management Consulting #Automotive #innovation

Friday, May 20, 2022

“Safe Software” Now The Table Stakes For Suppliers To Electric Vehicles

In 2021, the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHT HT -1.7%SA) essentially reopened a 2017 investigation into the continuing and numerous fire incidents involving electric vehicles. Amongst other aspects, the investigation will include the roles of battery management systems, opera...
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#Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Automotive Agile

Friday, May 13, 2022

Gate4SPICE Event - 19 May 2022; "Machine Learning and Automotive SPICE" -Santa Clara, California

What:  "Machine Learning and Automotive SPICE" Gate4SPICE Event  
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#Automotive SPICE

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

The Wise, Above-Average Use Of Autonomy In Auto Manufacturing

“Embrace your average,” quips comedian Dustin Nickerson in a viral TikTok video. “I’m very moderate, I’m very in the middle, I’m very average … I consider myself to be the Toyota Corolla of people.”
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#Automotive SPICE #Quality #Automotive Agile