IDC's Next-Generation Automotive Strategies provides insight and thought leadership on the automotive and transportation industries through the lens of the vehicle as an evolving digital platform. The program analyzes the technology shifts, operational changes, and societal implications of this evolution, including understanding the requirements and readiness of the automotive ecosystem for autonomous, self-driving technologies.
Next-Generation Automotive Strategies addresses topics including in-vehicle infotainment (IVI), cybersecurity, autonomous and electric vehicle platforms, software and firmware over-the-air (OTA) updates, HD mapping and location services, vehicle-to-everything communications (V2X), digital smart assistants, data management and compliance, and mobility as a service. It also looks at the transformation of suppliers, product design, manufacturing operations, aftermarket services, and dealer operations. This service provides insight into new and emerging business models encompassing data monetization, the sharing economy, and vehicle life-cycle services.