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GOTHENBURG – Volvo Cars is accretion its accord with NVIDIA to use NVIDIA DRIVE Orin™ system-on-a-chip (SoC) technology to ability the free active computer in next-generation Volvo models.
Large amounts of accretion ability are a prerequisite for safe free driving. NVIDIA DRIVE Orin, an industry-leading AI-computing belvedere for the automotive industry, is able of an aberrant 254 tera (or 254 trillion) operations per additional (TOPS). Volvo Cars aims to be the aboriginal car maker with a all-around brand to use NVIDIA DRIVE Orin in its next-generation models, based on the accessible SPA2 modular agent architecture.
The aboriginal car featuring this SoC is the next-generation Volvo XC90, which will be appear in 2022.
TECH AND AUTO SECTOR COLLIDE
“We accept in partnering with the world’s arch technology firms to body the best Volvos possible,” says Henrik Green, the arch technology administrator at Volvo Cars. “With the advice of NVIDIA DRIVE Orin technology, we can booty assurance to the abutting akin on our abutting bearing of cars.”
SELF-DRIVE CARS COMING SOON?
The NVIDIA DRIVE Orin-powered computer is a key aspect to accredit safe and continuously adapted free driving. It will assignment calm with software developed centralized and by Zenseact, Volvo Cars’ free active software development company, as able-bodied as back systems for council and braking.
The added accretion ability and cartoon processing delivered by NVIDIA DRIVE Orin accredit avant-garde sensor suites bare for free driving, such as the advanced LiDAR technology developed by Luminar, addition of Volvo Cars’ technology partners.