It enables automotive OEMs and Tier-1s to provide entertainment services including video, audio, live TV and games on the car head unit (HU), rear seat entertainment devices (RSE) and bring your own device (BYOD). Twine4Car is a flexible solution that will work on any and across OS including Android, Linux and QNX-based systems.
Twine4Car bridges the gap between the automotive and the content industries by enabling an extensive content portfolio for global use and helps provide a great user experience for drivers and passengers.
Twine4Car allows OEMs to start with the services they wish to deploy today and add new services over time as the industry moves towards the various levels of autonomous driving.
ACCESS provides global portfolio of content including:Audio
TV channels can be offered via OTT streaming, with options to access via an integrated electronic program guide (EPG) or via an “app” style approach depending on the automotive OEM’s preference.
Video entertainment choice can be extended further by adding access to on-demand content such as video-on-demand services (“VOD”) and broadcasters’ catch-up TV content. Twine4Car supports HTML5 and therefore is ideal for accessing online video portals. On-demand streamed audio services, such as music services and podcasts, can be added to provide drivers with the widest range of audio options.
Twine4Car for Car supports Digital Rights Management (DRM) within the car’s built-in devices and brought-in devices for secure playback.
Twine4Car can enable a wide range of applications:
ACCESS Twine4Car includes a portfolio of technology components to enable automotive OEMs to deliver the services they require today and extend to new services in the future.
ACCESS Twine™ for Car features a modular in-vehicle product suite with components for:
Additionally, Twine4Car includes cloud-hosted components for operations and business support services (OSS/BSS) to help automotive OEMs build and refine the entertainment packages that suit their customers, log usage information, register in-car devices, and more.
Key in-car features include:
Operating systems & platforms
Services and applications
Automotive focused streaming service