Bosch will work with Microsoft to develop a software platform to seamlessly connect cars to the cloud, it said on 18February’21. By using cloud technology, the software platform will make sure that vehicles’ control units and computers can get software throughout their lifetime.
The technology is based on Microsoft Azure and includes software modules from Bosch. They plan to use the software platform in-vehicle prototypes by the end of 2021. The companies will also cooperate to adapt existing software tools to let automakers and suppliers to simplify and accelerate their own software updates.