DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE). Avanci announced the launch of its 5G Connected Vehicle program that will simplify the licensing of the cellular technologies used in next generation connected vehicles.
Kasim Alfalahi, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Avanci, said “Avanci was created with a vision of transforming how technology is shared. Moreover, we ensure that the work of thousands of inventors around the world is recognized and rewarded. Simplifying tech access simultaneously empowers firms to create innovative products, enhancing lives worldwide with daily global impact.”
The Avanci 5G Vehicle program covers patented technologies essential for 5G, 4G, 3G and 2G connectivity. It also includes cellular vehicle-to-everything (C-V2X) which enables vehicles to directly communicate with other vehicles, cyclists, pedestrians, and transportation infrastructure.
Laurie Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President at Avanci, said: “The launch of our 5G Connected Vehicle program is an important milestone for Avanci. Moreover, as we can now provide automakers with the efficient option of a single agreement, covering patented cellular technologies from dozens of organizations worldwide. This will support the roll-out of 5G in connected vehicles. We appreciate the confidence and trust of all the partners who worked with us to create this new program. We are also proud to make it a reality.”
This new Avanci program builds on the success of Avanci 4G Vehicle. Avanci’s 4G Vehicle license covers 80+ brands, connecting 130M+ vehicles worldwide, driving on roads, fostering automotive technology.
Roger Lanctot, Director, Automotive Connected Mobility at TechInsights said, “The transition from 4G technology to 5G will be unlike any prior wireless changeover. Automakers confront unprecedented industry change, impacting vehicle development, sales, and car ownership, marking a pivotal transformation. Moreover, with 25 global automakers committed to deployment, prospects are bright for 5G to transform vehicle connectivity. In 5 years, TechInsights predicts 5G connected vehicle share to surpass 50% of new vehicle production, as per forecast..”
Avanci launches this new program with a license that covers thousands of patented technologies essential for implementing cellular connectivity. The Avanci 5G Vehicle program’s specifics include 59 initial participants and terms encompassing early adopter pricing for licensees. It can found at avanci.com/5Gvehicle.