This AutoTechInsight Vehicle Domain offers analysis into developments in automotive software, ranging from operating systems to cybersecurity as well as the impact of software megatrends.

Topics covered include:

  • Relationships between software providers and automotive manufacturers
  • Analysis of spending & revenue growth on automotive software
  • Analysis of software complexities and architectural evolution
  • Growth analysis of automotive middleware software
  • Analysis of application and OS development in software-defined functions
  • The emergence of Software-Defined Vehicles

Key benefits:

Planners and strategists can use the Software Vehicle Domain to:

  • Understand the market: Know what "the software-defined vehicle" means for your business
  • Derive strategies: Analyze OEM software purchase strategies to develop potential revenue opportunities
  • Generate relevant analysis: Use software development insight for target cost setting
  • Strategy planning: Create context for events and software trends with key software insights


Tawhid  Khan
Tawhid Khan

Dr. Khan is the software research director in Supply Chain & Technology and leading the global automotive software practice at S&P Mobility.

His primary responsibility includes looking after research related to automotive software development complexities, software development growth forecast, and revenue impact.

Software Dashboards

The Software Vehicle Domain dashboards provide data and analysis for global automotive software development and revenue growth trends whilst illustrating the growth of technology penetration. These dashboards allow users to:

  • Develop scenario-specific data forecasts
  • Create strategy analysis and market understanding

Users can download the scenarios together with the source forecast data. These dashboards highlight technologies through the context of OEM development strategies and spending profiles including:

  • Artificial Intelligent and Machine Learning (AI-ML)
  • Computer Vision
  • Sensor fusion, Middleware
  • High-speed data communication protocol
  • Cybersecurity

All dashboards include visual analytics and source forecast data at either the model level or OEM level dependent on the dashboard.

The Vehicle Software Domain dashboards include:

  • Software Summary Dashboard
    This dashboard provides an analysis of automotive software feature content development growth and development spending through vehicle propulsion systems and vehicle segments.
  • Software Head Unit Dashboard
    This forecast offers insights into one of today’s key automotive trends: software development for connected car head units with artificial intelligence (AI) and creates the context for both software development spending and revenue.
  • Cockpit Domain and Hypervisor Software Dashboard
    This forecast provides detailed data on the cockpit software supply chain, covering advanced technologies like AI, 3D/gaming HMI, and wireless connectivity. It also highlights the growth of embedded software, encompassing safety operating systems, AUTOSAR, and hypervisor virtualization software.

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