Novi, MI, USA, October 11th, 2022 – VI-grade, the simulation and driving simulator company that accelerates product innovation by bridging the gap between simulation and physical testing, today announced their participation in the 2022 Automotive Testing Conference and Exhibition (ATE), in Novi Michigan, taking place October 25-27, 2022. VI-grade will be showcasing AutoHawk, its new Hardware-in-the-Loop (HiL) solution for automotive applications. Available for the first time in North America, visitors can experience AutoHawk live and in action at VI-grade’s booth, #2036. Additionally, Dean Streck, Director North America at VI-grade, will introduce AutoHawk in a dedicated, technical presentation on October 26th at 1:30pm.
With AutoHawk VI-grade becomes a significant contender in the sizeable, high-growth market of HiL testing, strategically leveraging its core strengths and experience in simulation and driving simulators. Employing the most advanced open Real Time Operating System (RTOS) available in the marketplace today, AutoHawk is powered by Concurrent Real-Time’s industry leading HiL technology. AutoHawk uniquely addresses the industry’s demand for a flexible solution comprising hardware, software, and integration services that can cost-effectively validate all variety of electronic control units (ECUs).
“I am pleased to introduce our new, flexible HiL Platform AutoHawk to the North American market at Automotive Testing Expo Novi”, said Dean Streck, Director North America at VI-grade. “The HiL market is critical for driving innovation and allowing us to leverage our core competencies and experience in driving simulation and simulators. Our vision is to build an integrated, virtual test approach with Hardware-in the Loop being an essential component of the development process. This will enable our customers to decrease the number of physical prototypes throughout the entire development cycle and to ultimately achieve virtual sign-off.”