Published On: Fri, Jun 6th, 2014

Telit introduces ATOP 3.5G at Telematics Detroit


Telit Wireless Solutions, a vendor of first-rate machine-to-machine (M2M) modules, together with value-added services and solutions, has from its quarter introduced the new Telit ATOP 3.5G. ATOP 3.5G is the new flagship product resulting from the latest procurement of the Automotive Telematics On-board unit Platform (ATOP) business from Netherlands origin NXP Semiconductors.

The ATOP 3.5G streamlines the development of automotive applications as for instance road pricing as well as eCall as a result of its exclusive integration entailing all required technologies, with:  3G cellular connectivity aimed at voice and data communication; GPS/GLONASS for location, besides near-field communications for driver authentication or to be able to expedite mobile payments directly from the car.

Furthermore, the ATOP 3.5G makes available unparalleled processing power, as a result of three onboard processors. An application processor runs Java J9 Virtual Machine for simple code creation and portability.

A dedicated interface processor manages vehicle interface making use of an array of technologies together with CAN, followed by USB, Ethernet, UART in addition to ADC. And above, the optional Smart MX smartcard CPU with Java card JCOP OS affords embedded, hardware- based security for rock-solid data integrity and fraud prevention, apt for end-to-end transaction systems necessitating Common Criteria level 5+.

Fully backward-compatible with the 2.5G product by this time on the market courtesy NXP, the Telit ATOP 3.5G comes in three options for global network coverage. “The ATOP 3.5G supports an industry leading range of features from a single package“, alleged Dominik Hierl, CEO of Telit Automotive Solutions.  Informing that – “It is a perfect complement to the rest of our ONE STOP. ONE SHOP. products and services offering, designed to make the integration of connected functionality easier than ever for Automotive OEMs to adopt and commercialize.“

The ATOP 3.5G chips in a line – up of products designed precisely to be able to meet the requisites involving the Automotive OEM marketplace. Telit automotive products stand as dependent on automotive-grade lifecycle and process management. They offer easy scalability courtesy, global operations, family form factors, and carrier certification and global regulatory. What is more, they represent industry-leading novelty braced with a roadmap en route for the latest, cutting-edge technologies plus intelligent integration of fresh hardware, followed by services functionalities and software.

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Telit introduces ATOP 3.5G at Telematics Detroit