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Rightware® and Visteon Demonstrate Visual Effects and Photorealistic Graphics at 2nd Annual Car HMI Conference in Berlin, Germany
<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Visteon Unveils Cockpit Electronics Demonstrator Utilizing Rightware Kanzi® UI Solution's Advanced 2D and 3D UI Development Capabilities</i> </p>
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Rightware® and Visteon Demonstrate Visual Effects and Photorealistic Graphics at 2nd Annual Car HMI Conference in Berlin, Germany10:43 EDT Tuesday, June 11, 2013
ESPOO, Finland (Business Wire) -- Rightware, a leader in embedded user interface (UI) software and performance benchmarking tools, and Visteon Corporation (NYSE:VC), a leading global automotive supplier, are working together to deliver outstanding graphical quality for cockpit electronic solutions. At the 2nd annual Car HMI Concepts and Systems Conference in Berlin, Rightware and Visteon will demonstrate captivating Human-Machine Interaction (HMI) applications, leveraging both 2D and 3D development capabilities, for fast performance, high quality, and an enhanced user experience. The Rightware-Visteon presentation takes place at 10:30 a.m. CEST on June 17, the first day of the two-day conference at the nhow Berlin hotel. For more information about the conference visit http://car-hmi2013.we-conect.com/en/
Rightware's patent-pending Kanzi® UI technology offers Tier 1 automotive suppliers and car manufacturers the ability to build captivating, photorealistic HMI in various configurations inside cars. Visteon's high-fidelity, real-time, graphical user interfaces deliver a new level of graphical performance for next-generation cockpit electronics in vehicles. Together, this demonstration defines a vision of collaboration between designers and programmers to develop the future in-vehicle electronic experience.
"We are excited our Kanzi UI Solution is the enabling technology for Visteon on this advanced development project. We are aligned in our vision of the future of the automotive market, HMI development, and the positive impact this can have on consumers' life on-board the vehicle. This is a great testimony to the commitment we've made to bring an exciting in-car experience to life," said Jonas Geust, CEO, Rightware.
"Rightware's Kanzi UI technology supports Visteon's goal of combining our graphics capabilities with software optimization strength to deliver a state-of-the-art user experience in vehicle cockpits," said Christian Feltgen, global product development director, Visteon Electronics. “Visteon is continuously improving its graphical user interface collaborative development methodology with automakers, and this is another key step in that direction.”
Rightware® is the market leader in User Interface technology, serving mobile, automotive and other embedded industries with its patent pending Kanzi® solution for rapid 3D and 2D user interface design and deployment. Rightware also develops industry leading system performance analysis tools and its renowned product portfolio includes the Basemark® product family for various benchmarking purposes, including industry standard benchmarks for OpenGL ES, OpenVG, OpenCL, Android, Linux, and Windows Mobile performance measurement. Rightware is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has offices in Saratoga, CA, Shanghai, Taipei and Munich. More information:
Visteon Electronics offers a full range of electronic technologies that deliver flexible and scalable solutions to address new business models and consumers' fast-changing needs. By leveraging distinctive technical competencies, a broad product portfolio and global capabilities, Visteon's hardware and software solutions deliver information and connected car features to the driver with intelligent user interfaces. Visteon Electronics supplies the world's leading vehicle manufacturers through 16 manufacturing plants, four global technical centers and 11 regional customer centers.
Through its family of enterprises, Visteon Corporation designs, engineers and manufactures innovative components and systems for virtually every vehicle manufacturer worldwide, and these businesses generated $13.8 billion in sales in 2012, including non-consolidated operations. With corporate offices in Van Buren Township, Mich. (U.S.); Shanghai, China; and Chelmsford, UK; Visteon has facilities in 29 countries and employs through its various businesses, including non-consolidated operations, approximately 55,000 people. Learn more at www.visteon.com.
Jonas Geust, +358-40-5022-717
Jonna Christensen, +44-1245-395038
Communications, Visteon Electronics