There is also talk that the name of the currency will change from ECU
We are delighted to be working closely with Microsoft and the FIA to supply the standard ECUs
to Formula One.
Tokyo, Japan, Jan 26, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - DENSO Corporation has developed a new electronic control unit (ECU
) for adaptive front lighting systems (AFS), which is approximately 70 percent smaller in volume compared to DENSO's conventional ECU
for the AFS.
TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Report - Automotive ECU
Market in Europe 2011-2015
Favorable pricing will be crucial for manufacturers to revive demand for remanufactured ECUs
and expand their footprint," observed Spivey.
Commenting on the decision by AISIN, Scot Morrison, general manager, Platform Solutions Business Unit, at Mentor Graphics Embedded Systems division stated, "AISIN has recognized the benefits of moving to a standard ECU
design and development methodology, and we are delighted to welcome them as a Mentor Graphics customer.
Lexus vehicles, on average, had an ECU
content of almost $1500.
Increasingly more software has to be integrated in the car, but the amount of ECUs
is limited by growing network complexity and constraints of weight and space.
Instead of trying to reduce the number of ECUs
or reuse existing software and system structures in different ways aims to re-think this E/E architecture.
So the 32-bit processors in the ECUs
are hard at it.
Propelled by the desire for more comfort and safety in cars, there is expected to be a progressive increase in the amount of software embedded in the different ECUs
The euro's arrival should save millions of ecus
by wiping out the "green rates" currency system, according to the European Farm Commissioner Mr Franz Fischler.