Vehicle to Everything
Connectivity is empowering more intelligent interactions between consumers and companies. An innovative automaker wanted to design and build a working prototype of a connected vehicle platform to accelerate speed to market and help the company understand today's connected world.
FlextronicFlextronic has established itself as a global leader without equal in the categories of design, manufacturing, distribution, and aftermarket services. They are helping customers big and small solve the challenges of the connected age with over 100 sites in 30 countries, and 200,000 highly skilled innovators at the ready. Flextronics International offers turnkey manufacturing services to the world's leading electronics companies, including Apple, Cisco, Ericsson, HP, Huawei, Lenovo, Microsoft, BlackBerry, and Xerox.Year founded:
Product Research & Development
Software Design & Engineering Services
An automaker company.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
Flex's design team partnered with the automaker's researchers to develop specifications to meet their needs: a long battery life, worldwide connectivity, a modular platform, and powerful antennas. Flex's cross-industry team of electrical and mechanical engineers, industrial designers, and cloud and software developers created a fast-turn electrical and mechanical design, complete with embedded technologies for communication, mobile application for analysis and intelligence, and cloud storage for data gathering. Software Components - Flex Cloud Platform
- DATA COLLECTED
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
Impact #1 [Efficiency Improvement - Communication]
Connected communications, including embedded, mobile, and cloud infrastructure in vehicles are enabled through Flex's solution.
Impact #2 [Data Management - Data Analysis]
Cloud solutions enable aggregation of 'big data' to enable more robust analysis and lower costs.
Impact #3 [Management Effectiveness - Internal Collaboration]
Deeper integration of information across departments and business units improves internal collaboration and end-to-end customer service.
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT