Recently it became known that NVIDIA has signed an agreement with Bosch on cooperation, under which the two companies will be engaged in the development and implementation of technologies of automatic control, based on artificial intelligence. Almost immediately, NVIDIA announced partnership with Paccar, the American truck manufacturer. Together they plan to develop unmanned cargo vehicle.
The Platform Drive PX 2, created by experts of NVIDIA, already used in the Tesla cars, now it's time trucks. At the moment, Paccar manufactures three models: the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF. Some of them plan to equip with system of Autonomous driving in the first place, not yet reported, but in the company blog announced that the first prototype of the truck using the technology NVIDIA has already created and will soon be ready for testing. Probably in the future at the Paccar truck will be put on-Board computer with artificial intelligence that plans to develop NVIDIA with Bosch.
The Rapidly growing market for technologies Autonomous driving attracts the attention of various electronics manufacturers and developers. Among them Waymo, Qualcomm and many others. Intel, the world's largest chip maker, is also not left behind and recently bought an Israeli company Mobileye involved in creating your own autopilot.
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