Developing for the Connected Car

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This session will provide an overview of the new Qualcomm Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform (ADP), which offers the multiple, integrated capabilities of optimized Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., production-grade solutions in a single-board platform. The ADP enables rapid development, testing and deployment of next-generation infotainment apps and experiences for the emerging connected car opportunity. Qualcomm Snapdragon is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Watch this presentation on YouTube:


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2. Developing for the Connected Car Nilesh Parekh, Director Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Shyam Sundar, Principal Engineer/Manager, Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. Andrew Poliak, Director Global Business Development, QNX Software Systems 3. Qualcomm Snapdragon Automotive Solutions Nilesh Parekh, Director Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies Qualcomm Snapdragon is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. 4. 4 Source: ABI, 2013, Gartner, Jan. 14 Changing Transportation shipped in 2017 will be connected through mobile technology. ~60% New cars By 2018, one in five new cars on the road will be self aware 5. 5 More than 10 million vehicles deployed globally across 15+ auto OEMS Qualcomm Technologies Connected Car Leadership In 2014, Qualcomm Technologies has 35+ connected car programs from 13 OEMs in production Majority of the worlds Tier 1 and Tier 2 connected car program Majority of the world automakers connected car programs. 6. 6 Technologies developed for the smartphone industry will enable the next generation of automotive infotainment Voice Email/Calendar News/ Entertainment Apps Video Movies Photography Internet access Maps Text Social networkingShopping 7. 7 HD Quality Graphics 3D Maps Instrumentation Navigation Multimedia streaming Bluetooth Wi-Fi hotspot This use case is a hypothetical depiction of potential applications for Gobi and Snapdragon product offerings not actual connected car and infotainment product. All screen images are simulated. Rear seat entertainment Content sharing Mobile device integration Driver assistance Snapdragon automotive solution for smart, connected infotainment Qualcomm Technologies integrated automotive solutions are designed to speed up change in the in-car experience 8. 8 Safety Head unit connectivity Vehicle diagnostics Wi-Fi hotspot Navigation services Vehicle to vehicle communication (DSRC) Enhanced security features Object detection Security Drivers for connectivity: Moving to LTE From telematics to enabled cloud services 9. 9 Introducing Snapdragon Automotive Solutions Announced at CES 2014: Bringing connected infotainment with Snapdragon 602A Qualcomm Gobi is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Qualcomm VIVE and Qualcomm Izat are products of Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. Snapdragon Automotive Solution Qualcomm Gobi 4G LTE Advanced modem (9x15, 9x30) First Snapdragon 602A automotive grade processor First 2-stream Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for automotive Qualcomm Izat GNSS (GPS, Glonass, DR) Support for Android, Linux and QNX HLOS with automotive optimizations for critical services fast boot HW and SW tightly optimized and integrated for infotainment systems Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform (ADP) to enable ecosystem to take advantage of integrated offering and rapidly build and test solutions Integrated and Optimized Solution 10. 10 Chipsets based on Snapdragon for automotive integrate: 1.5 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Krait CPU 400 MHz Qualcomm Adreno 320 GPU 500 MHz Qualcomm Hexagon DSP Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity GNSS receiver and dead reckoning Power Management ICs Camera and video engines with compression, decompression and image processing Multi-display support (Center Stack, Rear Seat, Instrument Cluster) Audio cores Security cores Multi-mode modem technology (3G, 4G-LTE) HLOS support: QNX, Android, Linux Targeting high and mid tier infotainment platforms Meets automotive temperature, quality and reliability requirements AEC-Q100 Temp range (Ta = -40C to +85C) Failure rates Qualcomm Technologies Infotainment SoC Snapdragon 602A is Qualcomm Technologies first automotive grade SoC Qualcomm Krait, Qualcomm Adreno and Qualcomm Hexagon are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. 11. 11 Snapdragon ADP: Overview The Snapdragon ADP enables the development of a comprehensive and broad range of LTE connected infotainment systems Snapdragon ADP provides a fully- featured application development environment for rapid development of high performance and power efficient connected infotainment offerings The integrated system approach can help lower development cost, reduce risk, and speed time to market. Main Board Network Board Radio Board 12. 12 Snapdragon ADP: Hardware Specifications Summary Chipset S602A 23x23, PMM8920, QCA6574, RGR7640 Memory 4GB (3GB accessible)/2GB DDR3L- 1066 64 GB eMMC 64MB SPI NOR Flash One SD card slot Three Display Outputs LVDS to FPDLINK III HDMI DSI to HDMI Touch screen on FDPLINK III display Additional touch screen on USB interface Cameras Inputs FPD-LINK II Input CVBS video input Sensors Accelerometer, Compass Main board connectors 12V DC jack USB2.0: One micro OTG, three host type-A; One SD card slot One SIM card slot One SATA connector JTAG, USB to UART debug connector Display: FDPLINK III x1, HDMI x2 (1080p x1, 720p x1) Camera: FPDLINK II x1, CVBS in x 3 (2 concurrent) Antenna: 2 WAN, 2 WLAN/BT, 1 GPS RCM connector Radio board connectors Speaker amp DC power input Speaker output x4, Line output x2 Microphone input x4 Aux audio input jack Radio antenna connectors JTAG Network board connectors Ethernet socket x1 CAN connector x2, LIN connector x1 Audio NXP Dirana3 car audio and radio system 6-ch audio output (speaker x4, line out x2) 4 microphone input MDM modem audio support Early sound play with analog audio from the network processor Wireless Connectivity WLAN: 802.11ac, 2.5GHz/5GHz, BT 4.0 GPS WWAN MDM9x15 LTE module Wired Connectivity Atmel SAM4E/SAMV71 Network processor Ethernet AVB support (limited function with SAM4E) CAN interface x2, LIN interface x1 Hard Keys Four SW definable buttons Power and reset buttons 13. 13 Snapdragon ADP Ordering Process Intrinsyc distributes and supports Snapdragon ADP Place an order on the Intrinsyc website ( Specify HDCP licensee or non-licensee Add to your cart and select quantities Review and accept the click-through EULA at the bottom of the page Enter payment and shipping information Once approved, Intrinsyc will ship the ADP units directly to the address indicated in the order Android BSP will be shipped with all units from Intrinsyc QNX BSP coming at a later date at Intrinsyc Intrinsyc provides Tier-1 and Tier-2 support Included Technical support (via email and phone) Additional support on a time and material basis SW updates and RMA support 14. Android for Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform (ADP) Shyam Sundar Linux/Android Project Engineer, Snapdragon Automotive, Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. 15. 15 ADP Ecosystem Receives: - ADP Platform. - Binary Component Package. - Build & Debugging Tools. - Documentation. - Linux Kernel 3.4. - Android Open Source Project (Kitkat). ADP Software Build 16. 16 Automotive Android Solution UART BSP OpenCL 1.0OMX IL Video Codecs Adreno 320 DriverVideo Driver & Firmware ADSP Driver & Firmware OpenGL ES 2.0 Location API Feature Interfaces OMX IL Audio Codecs Modem InterfaceWiFi Driver & Firmware Stagefright Libraries & Middleware Audio HAL Video HAL Audio Policy Audio & Video Codecs SurfaceFlinger Vehicle Networks Interface WiFi & Soft AP BlueDroid DR Plugin Engine Kernel & Boot Linux Kernel 3.4 Proprietary Bootloaders & Little Kernel (LK) HSUSB SD/eMMC SDIO 3.0 PCIe 2.0 SATA I2C I2S Keypad Touch Display ALSA Clock PMIC ADV7282 GSS WLAN KGSL V4L2 SensorOne Interface Audio Flinger Radio Interface Layer Location Provider Sensors HAL Framework Video Audio Camera Display Telephony & Data Location Connectivity Vehicle Networks Graphics Authored by QuIC, Inc. Minor Modifications/Extensions Applications 17. 17 Automotive Android Solution Areas of Impact & Changes Multiple Displays Description: Driver-level support for 3 simultaneous displays over LVDS, DSI and HDMI. Developer API Impact: None Audio Description: Multi-stream Multi-device concurrencies over an Automotive Audio/Radio interface. Developer API Impact: New API Extensions Added. Quick Boot Description: Optimizations to Bootloader, LK, Kernel and Android Startup sequence to meet Automotive Boot Times. Developer API Impact: None Camera Description: Android Camera API is currently NOP due to Safety-Domain Camera architecture. Non-safety-domain Camera applications are planned, but not currently supported. DeveloperAPI Impact: Camera Applications will not be functional. 18. 18 Automotive Android Solution Areas of Impact & Changes Vehicle Networks Description: New API and Events Interface to propagate Vehicle Events from sources such as the CAN bus. Serves Vehicle Events to Android Applications as well as internal components. Developer API Impact: New API Extensions Added. Bluetooth Description: Automotive Profiles (HFP Sink, A2DP Sink, etc.) Developer API Impact: New API Extensions Added. Telephony & WWAN Data Description: Integration to an Automotive-grade external modem module over HSUSB. Integrated Telephony and Data functionality over Android Telephony API and RIL. Developer API Impact: None GPS with DR Plugin Engine Description: GPS solution with DR Plugin Interface that allows plugging in any 3rd party DR solution. DeveloperAPI Impact: None 19. 19 Qualcomm Automotive Android Solution Other APIs Supported OpenMAX IL OpenGL ES OpenCL ALSA Qualcomm Hexagon SDK 20. 20 Opportunities for Ecosystem Virtualization/Hypervisor Audio/Video Codecs OpenDSP Extensions Voice Recognition OTA Updates iAP/iAP2/CarPlay GAL Ethernet AVB MultiDisplay/MultiWindow HMI & Applications Authored by QuIC, Inc. 21. QNX for Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform Andrew Poliak Director of Business Development, QNX Software Systems 22. 22 Overview of QNX in the automotive industry 23. 23 QNX in the Automotive Market QNX software is deployed by over 40 OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) in tens of millions of vehicles throughout North America, Europe, and Asia Tier ones OEMs 24. 24 QNX supports todays broadest cross-platform mobile development environments QNX CAR Platform supports HMI and app environments using Qt, HTML5, .apk, and OpenGL ES combined in numerous ways Plus Elektrobit GUIDE and Crank Storyboard UX tools Best Application Platform Mobile development environment Supported platforms Qt iOS, Android, BlackBerry 10 HTML5 iOS, Android, BlackBerry 10, Win8 C++/OpenGl ES iOS, Android, BlackBerry 10 Java (.apk) Android, BlackBerry 10 25. 25 QNX CAR Platform Design Principles Speed customers time-to-market Leverage industry-standard HTML5, Android, and Qt mobile app development Integrate best of breed automotive technologies Voice recognition, navigation, and connectivity Solve development and integration issues Code reuse, boot times, and memory footprint Provide customer with flexibility Support multiple simultaneous HMI frameworks Cleanly separated UI and service layers Fully abstracted component subsystems Substitute for preferences or regional needs 26. 26 Key features of QNX CAR Platform 27. 27 QNX CAR Platform Demo Demo of QNX CAR Platform is focused on stability and concurrence of core automotive features Dashboard summarizes current system activity and basic settings: Navigation Weather Music playing 28. 28 Navigation QNX platform can be configured for multiple navigation engines: Elektrobit street director Nokia HERE Other Snapdragon graphics chipset with QNX platform has the required performance quality to support advanced graphics 3-D accelerated graphics in navigation Smooth rendering performance 29. 29 Media Framework Displays controls for discovering and playing audio and video files on different sources: Play Radio, Play Music, Play Video, and Search Smooth scrolling animations Compositing windowing system integrates multiple graphics and user interface (UI) technologies into a single display Supports multiple graphics technologies: Video Open GL ES HTML5 Qt 5 Can have multiple displays and multiple cameras 30. 30 Connectivity The QNX OS provides support for the latest in wired and wireless networking, and connectivity options out of the box LTE cellular Bluetooth Wifi USB 3.0, USB On-The-Go, USB device Allows messages and media to display in the head unit from a mobile device Have mastered the difficult task of providing concurrency, stability, and performance 31. 31 Key Performance Points Fastboot Flexibility to optimize the order of the boot process and stage the boot process Instant Device Activation (IDA) loads drivers during boot process, giving access to critical resources 50ms after power-on-reset Power Management Tickless mode, tolerant timers, lazy interrupts 32. 32 For more information on Qualcomm, visit us at: & 2013-2014 Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its affiliated companies. 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