Cohda Wireless will apply its V2X technology to a new urban test-field site in Berlin, Germany, the company has announced.
DIGINET-PS has been to test automated and connected driving under real-life conditions in the centre of Berlin. It is an open test environment for connected and automated vehicle technologies. The test-field has been fitted with the world’s most advanced vehicle positioning technology.
DIGINET-PS is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) and is one of the first sites of its kind in Germany.
Some of the Goals of DIGINET-PS are:
• Development of a real digital infrastructure and a virtual test and validation environment for autonomous vehicles
• Establishment of an open and scalable platform for testing automated and connected driving
• Establishment of an ecosystem of key players who are working on the future of automated mobility and
• Collaborative development of new applications
Cohda Wireless will be supplying its MK5 On-Board Units (OBUs) and Road-Side Units (RSU’s) to empower the initiative to solve the challenges of urban mobility. The test-field has been fitted with the world’s most advanced vehicle positioning technology. DIGINET-PS also presents Cohda with an opportunity to demonstrate its unique technology solutions.
Source: Press Release