Daimler Group joins in-vehicle information alliance
Posted: December 18, 2014
SAN RAMON, CA – The Daimler Group has joined the Genivi Alliance, a non-profit alliance committed to driving the broad adoption of specified, open source In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) software.
The addition of Daimler brings the Alliance’s OEM membership to 13.
“We are delighted to welcome the Daimler Group to the Genivi Alliance,” said Steven Crumb, executive director, Genivi Alliance. “Their participation demonstrates that Genivi is effectively delivering valuable solutions to the global IVI community, and we look forward to working with Daimler to continuously extend and improve the standard open source solutions base for automotive.”
More and more auto manufacturers recognize the efficiency of standard solutions for the non-differentiating layers of the IVI stack. Through its ecosystem and open source project initiatives, Genivi’s technology enables auto manufacturers like Daimler to easily adopt and integrate infotainment solutions and production-ready components into their IVI systems.