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"Interest in Electronics Hardware Updates Is Growing"
The capability to update vehicle software over the air is not far away. As carmakers adopt a more modular approach to both software and hardware, they will need to be able to upgrade hardware after sale as well. Expect implementations to begin in the 2024 timeframe. Appears in December 2018 newsletter. $65.00
"Egil Juliussen on Autonomous Vehicle Deployment"
Widely known and respected in the industry, Egil Juliussen directs automotive technology research for IHS Markit. Appears in July 2018 newsletter. $65.00
"UBS' New Era for Auto Tech Report Highlights"
The report details how connected cars, automated driving and electrification will disrupt the industry. Appears in November 2016 newsletter. $65.00
"Features and Functions Update for MY 2017"
Connectivity, infotainment and safety features are becoming standard even in volume-segment cars. Appears in October 2016 newsletter. $65.00
"Among Major Tier-One Suppliers, Germans Are on Top"
The major German suppliers accounted for 38% of 2015 sales produced by the world's top tier ones. Appears in April 2016 newsletter. $65.00
"J.P. Morgan Likes xEV Market Growth Potential"
J.P. Morgan analysts forecast xEV market CAGR at 28.9% from 2015 to 2020. Appears in March 2016 newsletter. $65.00
"Interview with Ford's Jim Buczkowski"
Jim Buczkowski, Ford's highly respected electronics expert, talks about current industry trends and standards, Ford's challenges and changing relationships in the supply chain. Appears in October 2015 newsletter. $65.00
"New Car Features"
Safety, fuel economy and infotainment make inroads in broad market segments. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
"Good Times for Automotive Electronics Suppliers Serving U.S. Markets"
Light vehicle sales and transaction prices--two major components of automotive electronics growth--both increased over the last five years. Appears in November 2014 newsletter. $65.00
"Supplier and OEM Ten-Year Growth History: 2003-2013"
A snapshot of major suppliers' and OEMs' sales in 2003 and 2013. Hyundai and Hyundai Mobis show strong annual growth. Appears in April 2014 newsletter. $65.00
"Embedded Software Sourced Separately from Hardware"
The practice of sourcing software independently from the ECUs where it will run is moving beyond infotainment as complex ADAS systems proliferate. Appears in December 2013 newsletter. $65.00
"New Technology Rollouts Move Slowly"
A U.S. Department of Energy study concluded that it takes far longer than one might think for new technology to penetrate the light vehicle fleet. Appears in October 2013 newsletter. $65.00
"Berylls Strategy Advisors on Auto Electronics Industry Future"
Berylls sees the automotive electronics market growing at 5.5% per year through 2025. Total value add in 2012: ?214 billion. Appears in October 2013 newsletter. $65.00
"2014 Features Update"
A look at which fuel-saving, safety and connectivity features are making their way to the streets. Appears in September 2013 newsletter. $65.00
"CEA on U.S. Infotainment and Security Market"
The aftermarket isn't the driver of innovation it once was. Carmakers are more in tune with technology trends. Appears in October 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Model Year 2012-13 Feature Trends"
Safety, fuel-saving and connectivity features continue to work their way from luxury vehicles to mainstream, high-volume models. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Supplier and OEM Ten-Year Growth Rankings"
Tables list suppliers' sales and 10-year CAGR; OEMs' unit production, market share and 10-year production CAGR. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Semiconductor Execs on Post-Earthquake Second Sourcing and Moore's Law"
Top managers from Renesas, Freescale, Infineon, STMicro and NXP weigh in on what new sourcing requirements they are seeing from customers following the March earthquake in Japan. Includes a list of the hottest semiconductor products and applications at each supplier. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Roland Berger Assesses Li-Ion Battery Makers"
At the Advances in Automotive Electronics conference in Ludwigsburg, Germany, this month, Wolfgang Bernhart of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants looked at current market trends in lithium-ion batteries. Appears in June 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Electronics Supply Shortages from Japan's Earthquake"
Damage to semiconductor fabs in northern Japan will reduce auto production for many months. Appears in April 2011 newsletter. $65.00
"Highlights from Carmakers Speak Panel"
During Convergence 2010 top EEs from BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda and PSA discussed their challenges and how suppliers can help. Appears in November 2010 newsletter. $65.00
"Major OEMs' and Suppliers' Ten-Year Growth and Decline"
Two tables illustrate which carmakers and suppliers have most successfully handled the industry upheaval. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
"Feature Trends: Active Safety Penetration Continues"
Safety systems such as adaptive cruise control, collision warning, and automatic braking are becoming more widely available. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
"LEDs Will Dominate All Automotive Lighting?Eventually"
In five years, LEDs will be the most energy efficient light source and a perfect fit for hybrids and electric vehicles. High prices, not technology, will limit LED headlamp applications for many more years. Appears in July 2009 newsletter. $65.00
"China and Auto Electronics a Good Match"
Report from the Shanghai Auto Show: three multiplying forces will drive auto electronics growth in China for the next ten years. Appears in May 2009 newsletter. $65.00
"J.D. Power and Associates' 2008 U.S. Automotive Emerging Technologies Study"
Graph shows consumers' definite and probable interest in new features, ranked before and after a market price for the feature was revealed. Appears in November 2008 newsletter. $65.00
"Top Ten Automotive Electronics Industry Trends"
Paul Hansen gives his list of the leading trends and explains how they will affect the automotive electronics industry in the years to come. Appears in September 2008 newsletter. $65.00
"Competing in Turbulent Times?Insights from John Sanderson"
Former president and CEO of Siemens VDO Americas John Sanderson shares his assessment of what it takes to succeed in our industry and which suppliers are likely to be the winners. Appears in September 2008 newsletter. $65.00
"Outsourcing Engineering Will Continue"
A report submitted to the National Academy of Engineering indicates outsourcing engineering, especially for electronics and software, will continue. Appears in March 2008 newsletter. $65.00
"CEA Surveys Consumers on Automotive Electronics Purchases"
Car owners were surveyed on a number of topics including where they purchase consumer electronics products, with the vehicle or in the aftermarket. Appears in March 2008 newsletter. $65.00
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
"Camera Market is Taking Off"
Combining CMOS or CCD video cameras with radar enables active safety applications such as obstacle and pedestrian detection, lane keeping, blind spot warning, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking and driver monitoring. Lexus and Volvo will bring automatic braking to the U.S. this year. Appears in February 2007 newsletter. $65.00
"Electronics Penetration Has Leveled"
The average annual growth rate of automotive electronics has slowed to approximately 7%. For an average vehicle, electronics account for 20% to 25% of total costs. Appears in November 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"J.D. Power and Associates Survey New Car Feature Interest"
J.D. Power's Emerging Technology Survey results for the U.S., Europe and Japan. Appears in October 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"Strategy Analytics on Automotive Electronics Trends"
Two experts from Strategy Analytics' automotive practice see sales of automotive ECUs and semiconductors growing at 8% to 10%. Includes 2010 navigation forecast by region. Appears in September 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"2007 Feature Highlights"
A look at new features coming in 2007 production vehicles. Appears in September 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"AlixPartners' 2006 Automotive Benchmarking Survey"
AlixPartners measures the financial health of automotive OEMs and suppliers. Includes graphs showing OEM and supplier performance based on 2003 to 2005 sales CAGR vs return on capital employed. Appears in July 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"TomTom, The Company Profile"
TomTom is the number-one supplier of portable navigation devices in Europe and number-two in the U.S. Toyota and other carmakers are making deals with TomTom to offer transportable navigation with a new car. Appears in March 2006 newsletter. $65.00
"MY 2006 Vehicle Features Roundup"
A look at the new electronics features making their way to mainstream vehicles and the effect of U.S. mandates. Appears in September 2005 newsletter. $65.00
"Software Process Standards Gaining Influence"
Carmakers and suppliers are turning to CMMI and SPICE to improve software development processes. Includes table "CMMI/SPICE Activity in the Automotive Industry," which lists carmakers' and suppliers' favored process model, current maturity levels and goals. Appears in July 2005 newsletter. $65.00
"Expensive, Satellite TV Comes to Cars"
Although it's pricey, requires a huge antenna and reception is less than perfect, satellite TV is making its way into vehicles. Antenna suppliers KVH and RaySat are staking their claims in the market. Appears in June 2005 newsletter. $65.00
"HEV Market Forecast"
CSM Worldwide forecasts HEV production through 2009. Appears in March 2005 newsletter. $65.00
"Award-Winning Toyota Paper on Powertrain Development"
Toyota's Tatehito Ueda and Akira Ohata take the top prize at Convergence 2004 for their paper on trends in future powertrain development and the evolution of powertrain control systems. Appears in November 2004 newsletter. $65.00
"Fuel Economy Becoming Important to Consumers, Again"
Rising gasoline prices in the U.S. have finally made new car buyers consider fuel economy when selecting a vehicle. Appears in November 2004 newsletter. $65.00
"Electronics Features in New MY 2005 Vehicles"
A look at which electronics features and functions are gaining traction. Appears in September 2004 newsletter. $65.00
"Solid-State Relays Poised for Growth"
Recent developments in the automotive relay market indicate solid-state relays are finally gaining traction. An application to watch: junction boxes. Appears in May 2004 newsletter. $65.00
"Speech Recognition Progresses Gradually"
Bringing speech recognition to cars is still an evolutionary process. Destination entry for navigation remains a goal, but will likely need off-board computing power. Appears in October 2003 newsletter. $65.00
"Ford Money Crunch Stifles E/E"
Downsized E/E budgets at Ford have forced delays in new programs. Appears in July 2003 newsletter. $65.00
"Motor-Driven Power Steering Starts Slow in U.S."
The low price of fuel and the high price of electric power steering has delayed implementation of EPS by U.S. carmakers. GM is leading the way. Appears in June 2003 newsletter. $65.00
"Hyundai Equals Japanese Carmakers in Best Electrical System Reliability"
Our annual analysis of Consumer Reports' Frequency of Repair survey. We rank the major carmakers on electrical system reliability. Appears in May 2003 newsletter. $65.00
"New Auto Electronics Applications Sustain Auto Semi Market"
Despite industry-wide pressure to reduce prices, auto semiconductor makers report business is still healthy--thanks to integration and increased electronics content in vehicles. Includes graph, "Worldwide Automotive Semiconductor Market Demand 1995 to 2006 in $ Millions," from Strategy Analytics. Appears in April 2003 newsletter. $65.00
"Interest in Fuel-Cell Vehicles is Growing"
Suppliers are needed for fuel-cell electronics. GM is counting on fuel cells to replace IC engines in the future. Appears in December 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"New Phaeton Foreshadows Future Automotive Electronics"
Volkswagen's new luxury model offers a glimpse of future automotive electronics. Appears in November 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"Estimated World Vehicle Production Growth by Region, 2001 -- 2006"
Pemberton Associates forecast 3.7% annual growth worldwide. Appears in October 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"North American Module and System Sourcing--Sluggish"
Suppliers remain enthusiastic about supplying bigger modules and systems, but N.A. carmakers are just testing the waters. Appears in July 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"Auto Electronics Pioneer Dennis Wilkie Speaks Out"
Dennis Wilkie shares his wisdom after 28 years in automotive electronics. Appears in June 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"Electronic Engine Controls Update"
Experts Richard Stobart and Bernard Challen weigh in on current trends and developments. Model-based controls are increasingly replacing map-based controls. Appears in April 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"Electronics Could Slow at Mercedes and BMW"
Mercedes and BMW are becoming more cautious about electronics. Appears in April 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"2002 J.D. Power Study on Emerging Automotive Technologies"
Compares J.D. Power and Associates Emerging Technologies surveys for Europe and the U.S. Appears in March 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"R.L. Polk Survey: Consumers Want Hands-Free Cellular"
R.L. Polk's findings on consumers'level of interest in new features (short) Appears in February 2002 newsletter. $65.00
"After 2001 Advertising Slide, 2002 Uncertain"
Automotive electronics advertising sales fell 20% in 2001. Appears in December 2001 newsletter. $65.00
"Automotive Semiconductors: Slower in the Near Term"
Worldwide automotive semiconductor market growth will slow down. Experts from Motorola SPS, STMicroelectronics, NEC and Infineon weigh in. Appears in July 2001 newsletter. $65.00
"Recently Retired Bosch CEO Shares Views on the Industry"
An interview with Robert Oswald Appears in March 2001 newsletter. $65.00
"Carmakers Unable to Deliver Full Potential of Auto Electronics"
Publisher Paul Hansen responds to the theme of Convergence 2000: Automotive Electronics, Delivering Technology's Promise. Appears in October 2000 newsletter. $65.00


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