Linking in-vehicle infotainment and phones at RTOS level

November 28, 2013 // By Graham Prophet
Abalta Technologies is adding its WEBLINK product to Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY-based In-Vehicle Infotainment Platform; the integration is intended to deliver a seamless, secure connected-car experience to sync with any smartphone

Automotive software solution developer, Abalta Technologies, and Green Hills Software, the largest independent supplier of safety- and security-certified embedded software solutions, have announced a partnership to integrate Abalta’s connected car solution, WEBLINK, into the Green Hills scalable and highly advanced in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) platform, based on the INTEGRITY real-time operating system.

“Our automotive customers are demanding smartphone-agnostic car connectivity solutions in their next-generation IVI platforms and WEBLINK offers the most flexible approach of any brought-in smartphone solution today,” said Dan Mender, VP business development at Green Hills Software. “Supporting the broadest range of mobile operating systems is paramount for in-vehicle smartphone integration. WEBLINK is clearly the leader in this domain. Furthermore, the international language support provided by WEBLINK enables the combination to scale across multi-national car markets.”

According to Michael O’Shea, president and CEO at Abalta Technologies. “With this combination, automotive OEMs, Tier 1s and automotive aftermarket providers can now deliver a safe and secure in-car app experience across the broadest range of IVI platforms and markets.”

Green Hills Software; www.ghs.com

Abalta Technologies; www.abaltatech.com