Production

Meeting the Auto Industry's Capacity Management Crisis

May 06, 2015 at 12:21 PM

The auto industry operated for a century with extra supply capacity to cover the ups and downs of market swings.

Tech

Tech Hub Debuts at SAE 2015 World Congress

March 31, 2015 at 12:01 AM

This year's SAE World Congress and Exhibition in Detroit will introduce a new feature called Tech Hub.

Production

Manufacturing and the Digital Twin-summary

March 27, 2015 at 3:15 PM

Computer-aided design and manufacturing enable designers to develop digital objects, create virtual factories to produce them and run simulations to see how the plant would work in the real world.

Tech

Discovering Michigan’s Automotive Technology Base

January 13, 2015 at 11:47 AM

When it comes to technological prowess in the automotive sector, Michigan has no difficulty proving its leadership.

Mobility

Automated Driving Technology at TRW

January 06, 2015 at 3:24 AM

TRW Automotive's safety technologies such as automatic emergency braking and emergency steering assist are key elements on the road to automated driving, notes Peter Lake, vice president of sales and business development.

Production

Smart-Push: The New Manufacturing Revolution

November 13, 2014 at 2:52 PM

The assembly line revolutionized manufacturing a century ago.

Business

Moving IT to the Cloud

October 22, 2014 at 4:02 PM

It's time for manufacturers to move their on-site IT systems to the cloud, according to Infor.

Production

Manufacturing Intelligence

August 04, 2014 at 8:53 AM

Auto suppliers need day-to-day knowledge about how their manufacturing operations are performing.

Production

Infor: 6 Steps to Making Faster Decisions

June 08, 2014 at 8:52 PM

Automotive suppliers have reason to be optimistic, now that the global auto industry is growing again.

Mobility

Intel: The Intersection of IT and Automotive Engineering

May 29, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Turning the potential of truly intelligent vehicles into reality means a fundamental change in the way carmakers and their suppliers interact, says Sam LaMagna, Director of Advanced Driving Technologies in the Automotive Solutions Div. at Intel Corp.

Mobility

How Does Car-to-Car Connectivity Work?

May 13, 2014 at 6:24 PM

Jennifer Healey, a research scientist at Intel Labs, offers an easy-to-understand description of technologies that share the position and velocity of autonomous cars and how machine-to-machine sharing helps avoid hazards.

Tear Up the Auto Agenda

May 13, 2014 at 4:53 PM

When Intel Corp. first meets with advanced automotive design teams about their intelligent vehicle plans, the carmakers' representatives often assume the conversation will remain focused on platform speeds and feeds, CPU and GPU clock rates, and data latencies and throughput.