Self-driving cars are the new black. Every OEM and major tech company is taking on the autonomous challenge, and the competition is fierce.
As an OEM or Tier 1 supplier, the landscape is rife with offerings, software tools that are aimed at assisting all areas of autonomous vehicle development and validation, many of them pioneering grabs at what is promising to be the Wild West of automotive engineering in the coming years. And yes, some of these tools are either direct or indirect products of the gaming industry.
If anyone asked the question, “Would you trust your autonomous vehicle validation to a game?” most of us would cringe a little. But such questions are actually not too far off the mark these days.