Nvidia partners with Uber, Volkswagen in self-driving technology
09 January, 2018, 02:07 | Author: Franklin Nunez
But Nvidia now says that the Drive forms the basis of the Drive IX and the newly announced Drive AR, all of which form a part of the company's Pegasus AI computing system.
"NvidiaDrive Xavier is a key element of Aurora's computer, delivering the performance needed to power our self-driving system, said Aurora CEO Chris Urmson". The DRIVE Xavier will form the core of the driverless platform that's now in development and will also become available to other manufacturers in the coming weeks, being set for a release in the current quarter of the year.
According to Reuters, the company is planning to expand its research and development into autonomous vehicle technology by forming a series of new partnerships.
At the opening press conference of CES 2018, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang said that the collaboration is based on the new NVIDIADRIVE Xavier™, ZF's new ProAI auto computer and Baidu's Apollo Pilot, an autonomous driving product targeted for mass production.
German company Volkswagen will be using Nvidia'sDrive IX platform in some vehicles in the future, including the autonomous ID Buzz electric bus, which features 1950s styling. "Autonomous driving, zero-emission mobility, and digital networking are virtually impossible without advances in AI and deep learning". But the company operated largely in secret until last week when it announced partnerships with Volkswagen Group and Hyundai.
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Drive Xavier is the most complex system-on-a-chip (SoC) ever, with a whopping 9 billion transistors. They're betting big on autonomous vehicles and their Drive IX technology is one of the most advanced platforms around.
Uber has been using Nvidia's GPU computing technology since its first test fleet of Volvo SC90 SUVS were deployed in 2016 in Pittsburgh and Phoenix. VW officials said they would use the technology to create an "intelligent co-pilot" to assist drivers.
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Drive AR, the first of the new software platforms, lets developers harness a car's Xavier chip to visualize the data generated by its sensors for passengers.
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