Audi, BMW, Mercedes and a number of other companies including Ericsson, Huawei, Intel, Nokia and Qualcomm have formed the 5G Automotive Association.
The companies will work together to provide a framework for connected vehicles where they can share their data between each other.
Today AUDI AG, BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ericsson, Huawei, Intel, Nokia and Qualcomm Incorporated, announce the formation of the “5G Automotive Association”. The association will develop, test and promote communications solutions, support standardization and accelerate commercial availability and global market penetration. The goal is to address society’s connected mobility and road safety needs with applications such as connected automated driving, ubiquitous access to services and integration into smart cities and intelligent transportation.
With next generation 5G mobile networks and continued strong LTE evolution, which includes Cellular Vehicle-to-everything (C-V2X) communication, the focus of information and communication technologies (ICT) shifts towards the Internet of Things and the digitalization of industries.
You can find out more details about this new partnership between the car companies and technology companies at the link below.