Vehicle maintenance will require advanced tools and training

Automotive industry trends towards electrification and autonomy will have wide-ranging effects in the engineering, manufacturing,…

Metrics drive architectural optimization

A new perspective on vehicle system design

A new paper describes an approach to vehicle system design that uses standardized, hierarchical functions…

Batteries and electric motors greatly increase electric vehicle weight compared to internal combustion engines

Automotive trends create timing dilemma for startup manufacturers

The advent of automotive start-ups Over the last 10 – 15 years, the automotive industry…

Complex systems support ADAS and Autonomous Drive

Wiring harness development in today’s automotive world

The never-ending development of new technologies and their addition to modern vehicles leads to a…

3 ways to improve wiring harness manufacturing

Manual engineering methods still dominate in the wiring harness manufacturing industry. As harness complexity increases,…

Modeling the true cost of a wire harness

An automotive wire harness rarely has just a single part number that can be ordered…

Download this paper to explore how new technologies and the pace of change for automotive companies, make it critical to evolve their development processes to deliver and maximize the value of E/E architecture

Clearing the road ahead for automotive E/E innovation

The road forward for automotive OEMs and their suppliers remains lengthy and confusing. While full…

The E/E architecture and the future of automotive innovation

Over time, vehicles have become dramatically more complex due to technological advances and consumer trends….

Wire harness design and manufacturing

Merged formboards to improve harness manufacturing

The wire harness industry is very competitive. Increasing complexity is straining profitability of the manufacturing…