Product Code: NEE8-18
Connected Vehicles to Provide the Driver with the Best Option-For Infotainment Systems, that may be Multiple Solutions
The connected car is becoming increasingly complex. Drivers are beginning to expect the same type of connectivity in their vehicle as they receive with their smartphones. Automakers are faced with creating a safe and secure system while ensuring drivers have rich graphics and intuitive usability. HTML5 and Qt will be critical solutions that are used to develop connected systems within the vehicle. Both solutions provide unique tools for developers and both solutions are widely adopted in today's vehicles. Frost & Sullivan analyzes the pros and cons for each development tool along with key in-vehicle use cases.
Key Questions this Study will Answer
- How does the HTML5 solution fit in the vehicle?
- What are the alternative solutions in the infotainment software market?
- Do the various solutions reduce driver distraction?
- Who will come out on top in the infotainment software space?
- What challenges will arise for this niche market?
Table of Contents
1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
- 1. Key Findings and Predictions
- 2. Advantages for Both Qt and HTML5 Outweigh the Cons
- 3. Automotive Development Costs are High for Today's Connected Car
- 4. Qt Solutions Give Developers Easy-to-Use Tools
- 5. In-Vehicle Electronics Causing Increased Costs for Automakers
- 6. Safety is and Always will be Critical Focus for Automakers
- 7. Conclusions and Predictions
2. RESEARCH SCOPE, OBJECTIVES, BACKGROUND, AND METHODOLOGY
- 1. Research Scope
- 2. Research Aims and Objectives
- 3. Key Questions this Study will Answer
- 4. Research Background
- 5. Research Methodology
- 1. HTML is Everywhere in Today's Technology
- 2. Use Cases for HTML5 in the Vehicle are Few
- 3. HTML5 is Beginning to Live up to its Hype
- 4. OpenCar Case Study
- 5. OpenCar Case Study (continued)
- 6. Obigo Case Study
- 7. Obigo Case Study (continued)
- 8. M-Way Case Study
- 9. Mass-market OEMs are Helping Drive HTML5 Adoption Rates
- 1. Qt, Unlike HTML5 is a Privately-owned Technology
- 2. Developers Praise Qt for its Helpful Add-ons
- 3. Qt's Smaller Footprint Allows for Niche Uses, such as Graphics
- 4. Improving the User Experience will be Qt's Ultimate Goal
- 5. QNX Case Study
- 6. QNX is Entering New Connected Spaces Inside the Vehicle
- 7. QNX uses Qt for its New In-vehicle Solutions such as Rear-seat Screens
- 8. QNX Drives Qt Growth and Additional Suppliers will Jump On-board
- 1. Qt and HTML5 have Similar Tools and Attributes
- 2. Qt and HTML5 Both have Positive Future Outlooks
- 3. The Last Word-3 Big Predictions
- 4. Legal Disclaimer
- 1. Abbreviations and Acronyms Used
- 2. Methodology