WHAT ARE THE IN-VEHICLE COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT IN THE CONNECTED CARS ECOSYSTEM?

WHAT ARE THE IN-VEHICLE COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT IN THE CONNECTED CARS ECOSYSTEM?

RELEASE DATE:2020-07-31 17:19
ABSTRACTToday's connected technologies are making transportation safer and more convenient. Cars are becoming part of a trusted mobile ecosystem to support individuals' safety, logistics, infotainment, and security needs. Let's take a look at what communication equipments are used in today's connected cars.



IN-VEHICLE COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENTS
NameDescription
Autonomous vehicle imaging and scanningLIDAR, radar, ultrasonic sensors, or exterior cameras
DSRC radioVehicle to vehicle and vehicle to infrastructure communication
Telematics control unitInterconnects CAN Bus and external systems
Tire pressure sensorsShort range radio, goes to radio receiver
Event data recorderBlack box with accident data
Third party monitoring DeviceOBD-II or external device communicates with fleet operator
RFID vehicle tagEnables short-range tracking
Electronic toll collection systemTransponder sends ID via radio
Cabin monitoring systemMonitor driving conditions
Vehicle servicesLinks to, e.g., roadside assistance and preventative maintenance reminders
GNSS unitUses satellite to inform location, navigation
OBD-II pluginPulls data from port, or generates own location or movement data
OBD-II portInterface to driving and operational data
Infotainment systemAccess entertainment and navigation apps
Phone-projecting softwareMirrors app
Smart phoneConnects to car via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or USB
Touch sensorsDetects driver fatigue through grip, pulse
SIM cardConnectivity point for transmitting onboard information
Wi-Fi networkEnables in-car internet access
USB PLUG-INConnects via USB port for power or data transfer
Passive entry passive startPassive entry passive start

TYPES OF DATA
Vehicle & Safety:  functioning of vehicle, including maintenance status, mileage, and operations
Driver: driver physical characteristics or how a person drives a vehicle: i.e. speed, seat belt use, braking habits
Location: precise geographic location of a vehicle
Account: personal accounts established by vehicle owner

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Echo
Echo Liu
IoV Expert
Echo holds Master of Science degree majored in Circuits and Systems as well as MBA of South China University of Technology. 
She has 7 years’ experience in the role of algorithm engineer for semiconductor R&D company. 
Currently Echo is researcher of ATIC focusing on automotive electronics and communication systems.
Phone: +86 18665631921
Mail: echo.liu@atic-cn.com