Automakers are faced with increased electronic hardware complexity and software content that needs to be delivered within very challenging development timelines. To meet this challenge Synopsys and Elektrobit (EB) are joining forces to accelerate automotive electronic systems development using virtual environments.
Elektrobit (EB) is a supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry and Synopsys is the Silicon to Software partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day.
The two companies are collaborating to bring together Synopsys Virtualizer Development Kits (VDKs), EB operating systems, development and test tools, and complementary expertise to enable pre-silicon and pre-Electronic Control Unit (ECU) hardware availability and software development.
According to the companies, the combined solution will accelerate system testing cycles and enables automotive tier 1 and OEM companies to transition from physical to virtual system testing.
Source: Press Release