In San Jose last week at the IEEE-SA Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day event, there was non-stop action in the presentation and the exhibit halls. It provided attendees with an update on the research numerous companies are conducting in the areas of high performance computing, distributed software-defined networks, smart switching architectures and reliable Real-time Ethernet communications for safety critical applications. These technologies are shaping the future of connected and automated vehicles.

Read full post 0 Comments

We’ve been continuously developing methodologies for testing NFV and the cloud. Importantly, we have learned that test tools on their own are insufficient – what is required is an entire test solution, including expertise. For example, with C-RAN NFVi testing, one of the key elements depicted in the Technical Report, multiple test tools were used together, including tools sourced from Spirent and open source communities, as well as custom hardware and software tools. The combination of these various tool sets and specialized expertise enabled Spirent to deliver testing services to our service provider customers.

Read full post 0 Comments
By Alain Vouffo On October 30, 2017
Automotive, testing, GNSS

Last Week, the third WAVE-DSRC plugfest took place in the Bay Area. Organized by the OmniAir Consortium,  with support from several sponsors, including Spirent, over 170 participated from more than 40 different organizations. The event was a real success and marked another milestone in the deployment of 802.11p-based V2X technology to enhance driver safety.

Read full post 0 Comments