ZONAL ARCHITECTURE: ARE YOU READY FOR THE EVOLUTION?
The current E/E architecture has reached its scalability limits. These limits can only be surpassed by a technological shift, leading to even more challenges.
The emergence of Zonal Architecture and Zonal capable electronic components can be seen as part of the shift in the way the automotive industry conducts its business. What initially seems like a purely technical solution, is in fact a change of the vehicle definition and its supply chain - enabling new business opportunities and redefining the traditional roles of the OEM and Tier 1.
In this paper we discuss:
The current architecture and its limitations
Possible solutions & challenges of these solutions