Jungo Connectivity, a leading provider of automotive middleware and connectivity solutions, recently announced at 2014 International CES that it had integrated with NVIDIA, the leader in visual computing, to provide an ultra-fast solution for the burgeoning In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) market.
By utilizing NVIDIA’s innovative Tegra SoC reference platform for in-vehicle infotainment development with Jungo’s MediaCore 4.5 multimedia and device connectivity middleware, Jungo is able to provide the latest automotive multimedia functionality.
MediaCore 4.5 incorporates the latest multimedia technologies for audio, video and photo playback, as well as wide-ranging device connectivity, including the latest specifications for Android and Apple devices. MediaCore 4.5 also provides optimized and configurable cataloguing of media, in-car multimedia sharing, multi-zone audio and video, and device-specific performance and user experience optimizations for the latest consumer devices on the market.
NVIDIA’s powerful and energy-efficient Tegra mobile processors integrate a quad-core ARM CPU, a GPU, and dedicated audio, video and image processors. NVIDIA processors are driving in-vehicle infotainment innovation in Audi, BMW, Lamborghini, McLaren, Rolls Royce, Tesla Motors, VW and other leading brands.
The integrated product is now available for demonstration and evaluation.
“MediaCore offers the most compelling middleware for in-vehicle media player development,” said Jungo Connectivity CEO Ophir Herbst. “The collaboration with NVIDIA ensures that our mutual customers enjoy a seamless, high-quality, multimedia and device connectivity experience on Tegra platforms.”
“The power of NVIDIA Tegra automotive processors enables enhanced driver experiences including customizable digital clusters, advanced driver assistance systems, and in-vehicle infotainment. MediaCore seamlessly complements the power of Tegra for in-vehicle device connectivity and multimedia,” said NVIDIA’s Sahin Kirtavit, senior director of automotive ecosystems.
Jungo Connectivity Ltd. is a divestiture of the Connectivity Division of Jungo Ltd., focusing on the in-vehicle infotainment market. Jungo’s MediaCore, the high-performance multimedia and connectivity infotainment middleware, provides complete consumer device connectivity, media management, playback and content distribution. Jungo’s MediaCore has been embedded into dozens of car brands and is used daily by millions of drivers, enjoying the best multimedia and connectivity experience that a modern car has to offer.