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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The Automotive Sequel To The Pandemic: Rat Damage In Parked Cars

Engineering colloquialisms.
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#Automotive SPICE #Management Consulting #ALL #Automotive Agile

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Five Ways Agile In Automotive Will Pivot In 2021

Agile Development, a way to incrementally approach complex projects by decomposing it into smaller chunks and measuring the ability of the team to accomplish these bite-sized pieces, has absolutely taken ahold recently in the automotive sector. Companies attempting to forge into the brave, innovativ...
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#Team Integration #Automotive Agile

Monday, November 9, 2020

The Auto Industry’s ‘Safety At Any Cost’ Changes Daily

In April of 2014, Mary Barra announced at a Senate hearing investigating the General Motors GM +1.2% ignition switch recall, “…with any safety defect, there is no calculation of the cost.” Essentially, she was stating to the world that the ‘New GM’ cared more about lives than profits and that “safet...
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#Cybersecurity #Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Quality #Automotive Agile

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

The Critical Shortage Of Software Architects In Auto Industry

There are few that would argue the growing need for well-conceived software architectures for automotive. In the past ten years, software per vehicle has grown from ten million (10M) lines of code in the Chevy Volt (nicknamed the “King of Software Cars” by WIRED Magazine at the time) to now an estim...
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#Cybersecurity #Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Quality #Management Consulting #Automotive Agile

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Three Epiphanies From The Agile Automotive Conference 2020

For those who attended the Agile Automotive 2020 Conference, there quickly was the realization that project management for specifically automotive is its own beast – both powerful and complex — and "out of the box", Silicon Valley Agile will not suffice. There needs to be a well-architected way of w...
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#Cybersecurity #Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Quality #Automotive Agile

Monday, October 12, 2020

New Functional Safety Test Bed For Autos, 5G And Drones

Testing functional safety isn’t cheap. There are billions of dollars of labs spread out across the world testing everything from electromagnetic compatibility to braking distances to crashworthiness. The fixed and operating costs of such facilities is part of why companies emphasize upfront engineer...
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#Cybersecurity #Functional Safety #Automotive SPICE #Quality #Automotive Agile

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