Is AUTOSAR a revolution in which the beautiful new state is not achieved until much pain has been endured, or is it more of an evolution that permits a gentle transition? The three companies Daimler, Hella and Vector recognized the great potential of AUTOSAR very early on, and they report here on their experiences from several production projects. They have learned where benefits can be easily attained. But they also note the hurdles that had to be overcome, and they identify obstacles that must still be addressed today.
Published in ATZ Elektronik, special issue '10 Years AUTOSAR', Oct. 2013