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Tesla says it : "Think of Model S as an app on four wheels." here : ... I love this!

Tesla says it : "Think of Model S as an app on four wheels." here : ... I love this!

A Silicon Valley approach to vehicle software One of the greatest benefits of starting a revolutionary car company in the heart of Silicon Valley is the direct access to the best and the brightest software engineers in the industry. The advanced software (referred to as "firmware") in the Tesla Roadster is developed with an intense focus on rapid, agile innovation. With each mile driven by the fleet of Roadsters comes insight to fine-tuning the functionality of the Roadster systems. The Roadster employs many processors to control functions the driver often takes for granted, from battery voltage management and motor control to diagnostics, door locks and touchscreen interaction. Many different operating systems and programming languages are used to optimize each processor for completing its designated function. The processors work together to monitor the status of componen...

Full article: http://www.teslamotors.com/roadster/technology/firmware

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