(LiDAR関連)Velodyne Lidar Acquires Mapper.ai for ADAS Launch

Velodyne adds Mapper’s mapping and localization software to advance revolutionary lidar-centric ADAS

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced it has acquired mapping and localization software as well as intellectual property assets from Mapper.ai. Mapper technology will enable Velodyne to accelerate development of Vella™, breakthrough software that establishes its directional view Velarray™ lidar sensor. The Velarray is the first solid-state Velodyne lidar sensor that is embeddable and fits behind a windshield, as an integral component for superior, more effective advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).