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V2X Industry News

Reno puts V2X comms on a blockchain system as part of state-wide mobility tests

By staging_0mu43t | April 25, 2019

Source: EnterpriseIoTInsights.com James Blackman •  April 25, 2019 • The city of Reno, in Nevada, is using blockchain technology to validate data communications between autonomous vehicles and street infrastructure. The University of Nevada and Reno’s Center for Applied Research (NCAR) have teamed up with local blockchain company Filament on the vehicle-to-everything (V2X) trial, which its collaborators claims is…

NEMA to develop nationwide US V2I communications standards

By staging_0mu43t | April 24, 2019

Source: TrafficTechnologyToday.com BY ADAM FROST ON APRIL 23, 2019 The USA’s leading trade body for the electrical equipment industry is aiming to develop national standards for vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communications devices in order to accelerate the widespread deployment of traffic control systems that safely connect with road users.   Representing nearly 325 electrical equipment and imaging manufacturers from across…

This 5G connected Proton Exora can drive by itself

By staging_0mu43t | April 18, 2019

Source: Malaymail.com PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — Putrajaya is hosting a 5G Malaysia showcase this week where telcos and vendors will demonstrate various 5G applications and uses cases. 5G offers more than just speed as it can enable more possibilities with ultra-low latency as well as higher capacity to support even more devices. One of the interesting demos…

Ford Plans First C-V2X Vehicles for China by 2021

By staging_0mu43t | April 17, 2019

Source: The NewsWheel Ford has revealed its timeline for producing and deploying its first vehicles equipped with cellular vehicle-to-everything technology. Ford intends to launch C-V2X in China by 2021, allowing its vehicles to communicate directly with the grid, other vehicles, and even pedestrians and cyclists in an effort to make roads safer for all. “C-V2X…

Volvo cars in Europe will alert each other to slippery roads

By staging_0mu43t | April 17, 2019

Source: The Drive BY STEPHEN EDELSTEIN APRIL 16, 2019 Volvo is giving cars the ability to “talk” to each other in order to keep drivers informed of road hazards. The feature is originally being rolled out in Europe only, but it will constitute one of the largest deployments of this type of technology so far.…

O2 to launch 5G for driverless car testing in the UK

By staging_0mu43t | April 12, 2019

Source: The Telegraph Mobile phone network O2 will activate its 5G network in June for the testing of driverless cars in Bedfordshire. The network has partnered with the Millbrook proving ground, which is a key test track for companies testing autonomous vehicles in the UK. Businesses testing driverless cars will be able to test O2’s…

Applied Information to Enable Deployment of C-V2X Traffic Infrastructure in U.S. Featuring Qualcomm 9150 C-V2X Platform

By staging_0mu43t | April 11, 2019

Source: AP News ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 11, 2019–Applied Information, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent transportation infrastructure technology, today announced plans to deploy C-V2X traffic infrastructure products in the U.S. with its Glance™ Smart Cities Internet of Things (IoT) roadside unit portfolio. Featuring the Qualcomm ® 9150 C-V2X Platform from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of…

Metawave Demonstrates First-of-its-Kind Millimeter Wave Analog Phase Controller to Enable Beamsteering for 77GHz Automotive and Future 5G and Fixed Wireless Deployments

By staging_0mu43t | April 9, 2019

Source: BusinessWire PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Metawave Corporation, leading provider of advanced radar for autonomous driving and wireless communications for 5G deployments, announced today that it has built and successfully demonstrated a first-of-its-kind phase controller to power its 77 GHz automotive radar platform, WARLORD™, for automotive and broad transportation applications. The phase controllers will also be deployed…

Autotalks completes C-V2X field test on public road in China

By staging_0mu43t | April 3, 2019

Original Article appears in Fierce Wireless Israeli startup Autotalks said it’s gaining momentum in the Chinese market following the successful completion of a C-V2X field test with an unnamed Chinese technology giant. Other field tests have been done before; what’s special about this one is it was conducted mid-day in real traffic on a public…

PerceptIn demonstrates autonomous DragonFly Pod running on 5G network

By staging_0mu43t | April 3, 2019

Original Article appears on TrafficTechnologyToday PerceptIn, a California-based company focused on robotic mobility and visual intelligence, has showcased its autonomous DragonFly Pod running in a 5G cellular communications environment in Spain last week, as part of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Now road-ready, the DragonFly Pod, combines a patented vision-based sensor fusion with…