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Denso has taken a $5 million stake in Airbiquity, a US company which develops connected vehicle services and automotive telematics technology.
Denso says the investment will accelerate the development of over-the-air (OTA) systems for wirelessly updating automotive software from a remote location.
Tony Cannestra, Director of Corporate Ventures at Denso, says is investing in Airbiquity “to deliver safe and reliable automated driving technology”.
Denso will develop OTA systems in cooperation with Toyota Motor and Toyota Tsusho by utilising Airbiquity's engineering capabilities and resources.