Western Digital to Help Drive Open Distributed Computing Infrastructure

The Automotive Edge Computing Consortium (AECC) has announced that data infrastructure provider, Western Digital, has joined as a member of the cross-industry group working to drive best practices for the coming vehicle, computing and storage convergence, the company said.

Western Digital will collaborate with other AECC members including mobile network operators, automotive manufacturers, communication leaders to ensure that new technologies and standards will meet the future needs of the connected vehicle ecosystem.

By sharing relevant findings, requirements and technology solutions within the industry and within standards organizations, the AECC aims to encourage the development of connected vehicle best practices and new use cases that will accelerate the growth of the entire industry.

The Automotive Edge Computing Consortium (AECC) is an association of cross-industry, global leaders working to explore the rapidly evolving and significant data and communications needs involved in instrumenting billions of vehicles worldwide. For more information about the AECC and its membership benefits, visit https://aecc.org/