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Handling the major SoCs of the industry such as those of Texas Instruments, Qualcomm, and NVIDIA, has upskilled RT-RK to a superior low level software developer of the most demanding real time applications.

RT-RK’s teams of hardware designers, OS experts, networking experts, automotive software specialists, and UI/UX developers have decades of experience with platforms, technologies, and tools to offer premium product development and services.

RT-RK carries out system software development, AUTOSAR porting and customization, projects complying with ASPICE processes and functional safety, UI/UX development, reference hardware design, and technology transfer to Tier1/OEM. RT-RK therefore supports all relevant operating systems and industry standards, e.g. Linux, ISO26262, Ethernet, FlexRay, MOST, HTML5, GENIVI.

Services:

  • Basic software and operating systems for ECUs based on AUTOSAR and Functional Safety ISO26262
  • Software solutions for driver assistance systems
  • HMI development for head units, instrument clusters and head-up displays
  • Development for In-Vehicle Infotainment Systems (IVI) - including reception of TV signal and services
  • Integration, customization, and complete development services (platform selection, OS, complex device drivers, communication, ECU abstraction, services, microcontroller abstraction, AUTOSAR RTE, and application software components)
  • Complete DVB software stack for a mobile digital TV tuner
  • ALPHA reference board for automotive machine vision on SoCs from Texas Instruments. The solution is available for automotive manufacturers (OEMs), automotive construction companies (Tier 1/2/3) for rapid prototyping, advanced TI automotive customers and algorithm developers for demonstration purposes.

 

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AUTOMOTIVE MACHINE VISION ALPHA REFERENCE BOARD ON TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SOCS

Automotive Machine Vision ALPHA is a reference design board on Texas Instruments supporting basic and advanced warning systems, active control systems and semi-autonomous operations. A set of targeted applications covers cameras and display for rear view, cross-traffic warning, traffic sign recognition, surround views of the car on the road, in-cabin monitors, parking and traffic assistance, highway lane self-driving, and adaptive cruise control.

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Target audience

  • Car manufacturers (OEMs)
  • Automotive design houses (Tier1/2/3) for rapid prototyping
  • TI advanced automotive customers
  • Algorithm developers for demo purposes

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Hardware specification

  • Processors: 3 x TDA2x SoC (1x ARM Cortex A15 and 2x ARM Cortex M4, 2x C66x Digital Signal Processor cores (DSP), 4x Embedded vision Engine (EVE)).
  • Load balancing for video processing algorithms between TDA2x chips is available via PCIe. This solution enables optimal workload between TDA2x chips.
  • Chip supports HDMI out and it is linked to the Head Unit.
  • System supports up to 10 cameras (automotive cameras compatible with TI DS90UB964 and DS90UB914A Deserializers).
  • Daisy chain solution
  • Support for AVB Ethernet
  • System is upgradable with daughter board with Ethernet that could provide communication with other sensors, IP cameras, radars, ultrasonic sensors etc. and provide more ADAS applications.
 

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Target applications

Surround view

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Driver monitoring

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Stereoscopic front view

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Wide angle camera

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Delivery package

  • Board and basic set of device drivers
  • 40 hours of support

Optionally RT-RK customization services for industrialization (customization projects).

Night vision camera

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