Andrew Patterson, Mentor Graphics
The speed of innovation in automotive IVI is making a lot of heads turn. No question, Linux OS and Android are the engines for change.
Google's Android mobile Operating System (OS) has quickly become the dominant platform for smartphone devices. Can Android be equally effective in the In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) sector? Despite Android's many functional advantages, software developers must take a careful look at Android's strengths and weaknesses before adopting the OS in modern IVI systems.