AUDI: Connectivity Software solutions for Infotainment System
Advanced technology is at the very heart of Audi. When developing new multimedia functions for the new Audi A1 and A6 series Mecel developed a set of high-performance media and connectivity software features.
Client: AUDI AG
The Audi Group is one of the world’s most successful car manufacturers in the premium segment. The essence of the brand, “Vorsprung durch Technik”, embodies the Company’s pledge to satisfy the high expectations of its customers in every respect and in so doing, focuses on the sustainability of its technological solutions.
Project type: Infotainment and connectivity software solutions
Mecel developed a set of high-performance media and connectivity software features. Mecel, described by Audi as a highly competent partner, worked close together with Audi to find solutions in discussions and workshops to do things right from the very start.
Broad and deep software engineering and software architecture skills together with an open communication make and made an efficient working mode possible.
The close communication and the intensive discussions about technical challenges led to a very positive outcome. The result: Software that enables connectivity features in the recently released Infotainment system in both the Audi A1 and the Audi A6 series including fast music search and playback on i.e. SD Cards, USB memory sticks and other connected devices such as iPhones.
"Technical competence & high engagement. "
Audi representatives are satisfied with project execution and the delivered result. “Mecel has shown that with good software architects engaged in the early design phase, very good performance can be achieved and also many potential problems and costly delays can be avoided.”
The provided software is in the Audi Multi Media Interface, or MMI®, a system that distils the latest communication, entertainment and connectivity features in an easy-to-use interface.
The Audi A1 and A6 series, released Q3 2010, have advanced technologies on board and the infotainment system sets new standards in the segment.