Together with Inmarsat, the industry leader in global, mobile satellite communications, Continental will be able to deliver over-the-air updates across the globe through a single network.
The growing number of connected vehicles worldwide are driving an increased frequency of updates that demand a scalable, global solution.
You can still do other things during the update (like go for a run, listen to music, or even sleep), but make sure to keep your app open and your device on and connected.If you want to know if the OTA update is taking place, you can check your settings screen.Since BLE is meant for small data transfers, the update can take anywhere between 2-4 hours.For the update to fully transfer from our servers to your app and then to your device, your app needs to be open and your device needs to be turned on and connected to your phone.Once you receive the entire update and you turn off your Vi for about 10 minutes, the process will be complete and you will have the new firmware: .00.
Then you can take Vi out for a run and will notice new features and improvements!
With vehicles being more and more digitized and drivers being used to a digital lifestyle, it is essential to keep the vehicle software up-to date at all times and to provide a convenient solution to install updates and new functions.
Continental is helping vehicle manufacturers across the globe to solve this challenge by developing an over-the-air update solutions capable of updating the entire vehicle from powertrain to infotainment systems.
The cooperation between the companies will also enable vehicles to leverage intelligent routing over satellite and terrestrial wireless (mobile, Wi Fi) networks to achieve the best quality of service, least cost, and highest availability.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would delve into the growing arena of “over-the-air” software updates, adding Android Auto and Apple Car Play to its Sync 3-equipped 2016 vehicles for the first time via a wireless software update.
Automatic firmware deployment gives you the confidence to move fast and improve your products in the wild.