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eSoftThings ADAS partnership

eSoftThings Works With Renesas on POC Development for R-Car to Realise Autonomous Driving.

CESSON-SEVIGNE, France, Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — eSoftThings is pleased to announce that it has joined Renesas’ R-Car Consortium.

eSoftThings is specialized in developing and supporting computer vision technologies for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Automated Driving (AD). For several years eSoftThings has been working with Renesas on support for the high-performance R-Car automotive SoCs and RH850 MCUs, which are part of the Renesas autonomy™ Platform. As member of the R-Car Consortium, eSoftThings will contribute to accelerate development of ADAS and AD with computer vision technology optimized for R-Car SoCs.

Recently, major OEM and Tier1 automotive suppliers have accelerated their activity for ADAS and AD. In order to increase the amount of road-going vehicles going into high volume series production, ECUs and other subsystems are having to evolve, to meet requirements in terms of performance, functionality, and low power. They have to be able to process huge amounts of real-time input from the cameras and radar sensors that are being added to future models of cars. The Renesas computer vision and cognitive accelerator IMP-X5 of the R-Car SoCs fulfill these requirements.

By leveraging in-depth knowledge of the Renesas solutions as well as vision and radar technologies, eSoftThings is integrating and delivering a selection of algorithms on the Renesas autonomy Platform by utilizing the dedicated on-chip accelerators providing high performance at low power consumption. Moreover, eSoftThings provides training and consulting to Renesas partners and customers to enable the optimal use of Renesas solutions in their target applications.

“Renesas has an impressive track record of producing solutions for ADAS and AD systems in the automotive industry. This has been reinforced with the introduction of the Renesas autonomy Platform. eSoftThings is pleased to work with Renesas as member of the R-Car Consortium”, said Kimmo Vuorinen, CEO at eSoftThings.

“eSoftThings have gained in-depth know-how of our accelerators for sensing and cognitive applications. This helps us to train our customers and partners to implement their solutions effectively as well as shortening time-to-market,” said Eric Pinton, Director at Renesas’ Global ADAS Center. “We value eSoftThings as an important partner for our Renesas autonomy Platform. Therefore, we are pleased that they are now officially member of the R-Car Consortium.”

About eSoftThings 
Founded in 2014 and located in Rennes, France, eSoftThings is a system design power house specializing in embedded systems, IoT, wireless, audio and computer vision. eSoftThings have partnered with leading semiconductor and software companies to provide support to their customers and to deliver cutting edge products to the marketplace.

Copyright© 2017 eSoftThings SAS. All rights reserved. Renesas autonomy is a trademark of Renesas Electronics Corporation. All company and/or product names may be trade names, trademarks, and/or registered trademarks of the respective owners with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability, and specifications are subject to change without notice.

For further information, contact:

Vincent Leduby
Director, Computer Vision BU
eSoftThings
1137a Avenue des champs blancs
35510 Cesson Sevigne, France
Phone : +33(0)9-66-87-44-20
vleduby@esoftthings.com

Source: eSoftThings

CES/MWC 2017

eSoftThings will be present at CES 2017 – Las Vegas and MWC 2017 – Barcelona.

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at CES please contact us: sales@esoftthings.com

eSoftThings will be present at Mobile World Congress at Barcelona – Spain. MWC is the Mobile Industry most popular event with 1,900 exhibitors including all the industry leaders.

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at Mobile World Congress please contact us: sales@esoftthings.com

CES/MWC 2016

eSoftThings will be present at CES 2016 – Las Vegas. (https://www.cesweb.org/).

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at CES please click here.

eSoftThings will be present at Mobile World Congress at Barcelona – Spain. MWC is the Mobile Industry most popular event with 1,900 exhibitors including all the industry leaders.

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at Mobile World Congress please click here.

eSoftThings & TechInsights published a technical teardown of SmartGlasses

French technology consultancy eSoftThings specialized in the optimization of power consumption and performance characteristics of wireless communications and internet of things devices and TechInsights analyzing smart glasses challenges in regards of power consumption and thermal.

http://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1325858

Embedded World & Mobile World Congress 2015

eSoftThings will be present at Embedded World at Nurnberg – Germany from February 24th to 26th. Embedded World is one of the most Industry popular event with 856 exhibitors, 26,714 visitors and over 1,500 congress participants.

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at Embedded World please click here.

Week after that, eSoftThings will be present at Mobile World Congress at Barcelona – Spain from March 2nd to 5th. MWC is the Mobile Industry most popular event with 1,900 exhibitors including all the industry leaders.

To schedule a meeting with eSoftThings at Mobile World Congress please click here.

Autonomy of Com System, eSoftThings leads a session

eSoftThings lead a session during the Cap’Tronic conference at Nantes (FR), the theme of the seminar was the power consumption of communicating systems.

Different presentation convering state of the art and advanced technologies from research and industry has been presented during the day. eSoftThings has presented his work regarding optimisation of trade off between power consumption and user experience. Several people from both research and industry has confirmed that eSoftThings solution answer to needs.

http://www.captronic.fr/Autonomie-Energetique-des-Systemes-Communicants.html (in French)

New Office

We are moving! In order to support its growth, eSoftThings is moving in a new headquarter. We now have at our disposal several offices and a big lab.

From Sep 1st our premises are located at « Espace Entreprise Germanium », 80 avenue des Buttes de Coësmes, 35700 Rennes, France.