NXP blog: an interview with Patrick Pype, Director of Strategic Partnerships

Patrick is an outspoken advocate of a concept called “the Internet of Vehicles,” or “IoV,” which suggests a novel and very actionable idea of looking at smart tech not only as augmenting transportation but transforming how and what it accomplishes. The IoV, like the IoT, represents a system that integrates computing, communications, data storage and connectivity to other vehicles and infrastructure. Embracing this new way of thinking suggests significant development priorities and opportunities.

Patrick is a prolific writer and recently contributed to a chapter in a book that may well become the guide for such future development, entitled Intelligent Technologies for Internet of Vehicles. We had a chance to ask him a few questions about the IoV concept and what it will mean to users, customers and NXP…