The MOST Cooperation (the organization through which the leading automotive multimedia network Media Oriented Systems Transport (MOST) is standardized) is welcoming Bang & Olufsen, Molex, Nippon Seiki, Toyoda Gosei and TTTech on board as new member companies. “This inflow to the MOST community reflects the wide-ranging acceptance of MOST Technology,” stated Harald Schoepp, member of the MOST Cooperation Steering Committee. “We consider it proof of the excellent design and standardization work of the MOST Cooperation. These latest registrations also add a broad variety of MOST solutions reaching from component manufacturers via Tier1 suppliers up to professional audio solutions.” Regional acceptance stretches from Europe to North America and Asia.
Bang & Olufsen offers its automotive partners audio systems with unprecedented sound quality and listening pleasure for the driver and passengers. In addition to the company’s traditional craft skills within manufacturing and aluminum finishing, the systems incorporate the radical synthesis of emotional appeal and technological performance that has long been the hallmark of Bang & Olufsen.
Molex delivers complete interconnect solutions for a number of markets, including data communications, telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, medical, military, lighting, and solar. Established in 1938, the company operates 40 manufacturing locations in 17 countries.
Nippon Seiki specializes in the supply of high-technology instruments and displays to the automotive, motorcycle and consumer product markets. Intensive development programs include activities on reflective color LCD’s, head up driver display systems, and organic light emitting diode information display systems.
TOYODA GOSEI solutions make automobiles lighter and more fuel efficient while promoting gains in safety and comfort and supporting new kinds of value. Based in Japan, the company streamlines manufacturing work for automakers by integrating multiple functions into simple, easy-to-install modules. Digital engineering and digital assembly, meanwhile, maximize the quality and cost competitiveness of their products.
TTTech enables safe communication for critical systems up to SIL 3 / ASIL D and provides electronic control units as well as effective system solutions for electric and other niche vehicles. The product offering for testing products comprises measuring, logging, and analysis tools for in-vehicle networks including MOST. In addition, TTTech supports customers with consulting and support services