本周三,意大利帕尔马VisLab实验室(公司)宣布与美国Ambarella公司完成并购,Ambarella公司以现金3000万美元支付完成并购。 This post is about the merger between Vislab, srl and Ambarella. For details in English, please refer to the official press. 位于意大利帕尔马的Vislab (视觉与智能系统实验室,the Vision and Intelligent Systems Laboratory)实验室是自动驾驶和智能感知系统研究的国际领先机构,由Alberto Broggi教授创立。Vislab一直致力于计算机视觉和智能系统及其在无人驾驶领域的应用,并积极探索开拓其他的商业应用。实验室自成立至今,已经研制出多款辅助驾驶系统,数代的无人驾驶实验平台,并率先完成了一系列里程碑式的无人驾驶测试:如04年、05年和07年连续参加美国Darpa无人车挑战赛;2010年完成从意大利横跨欧亚大陆、无人驾驶13000km抵达中国上海的VIAC无人驾驶挑战;以及2013年在帕尔马市区成功进行的全球首次公开城区道路无人驾驶演示Proud Test。

Keynote delivered by Alberto Broggi, President of VisLab, on Apr 3, 2015, when he received the Doctorate (PhD) Honoris Causa at INSA, Rouen, France.

In this keynote, Broggi has shared the history of automotive industry, the main benefits of autonomous driving technology, and VisLab’s efforts in vision-based perception/planning, together with abundant video clips about several autonomous driving tests (VIAC, PROUD, etc.) that VisLab has ever done.

VisLab is one of the key groups worldwide providing top-notch theoretical and applied research on Environmental Perception in many different fields, including Intelligent Vehicles, Building Automation, and Smart Surveillance. Thanks to its tight cooperation with top level companies in Europe, America, and Asia, VisLab has developed its own vision on products for different markets and offers a wide variety of perception and safety systems

Source from The VisLab Channel on Youtube.

3DV, the three dimensional vision, developed by Vislab srl, Parma, Italy, is a stereoscopic system capable of providing a dense 3D map of the surroundings and a quick interpretation of the environment, detecting and tracking obstacles and estimating terrain surface, and slope. Being developed by Vislab throughout the years, now 3DV has the ability to provide Read More →

Original link in Italian. 意大利语原文链接。 The autonomous tractor is the real revolution 自动驾驶拖拉机是真正的革命  In which direction does the future move? Cars and … 将来如何发展?汽车还是…… “We work a lot also with farm vehicle companies which are different from those common car companies. One of the big advantages of these technologies is that you can apply them to all Read More →