Industrials / Automotive

HD Mapping & Localization

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What is HD Mapping & Localization?

Mapping & localization solutions help autonomous vehicles identify their precise location, which is important both for decision making and path planning. Companies are creating sophisticated and detailed mapping technologies using a variety of methods, including crowdsourced imaging data, lidar, and radar.

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Leaders

Leaders are the most established service providers in the market and possess the breadth to address various customer needs.

See why these companies made it as leaders for HD Mapping & Localization. These companies include Wayz.ai and HERE Technologies.

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Wayz.ai

China / Founded Year: 2017

Wayz.ai is a smart location and mapping company that provides location with high precision, HD map, real-time location based on cameras and sensors, safety testing and cloud-based solutions for autonomous driving vehicles.

Key People

Vincent Tao

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HERE Technologies

Netherlands / Founded Year: 1985

HERE enables people, enterprises, and cities to harness the power of location. By making sense of the world through the lens of location the company empowers customers to achieve better outcomes - from helping a city manage its infrastructure or an enterprise optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely. The firm was founded in 1985 and is based in Eindhoven.

Known Partners

Yojee, Wipro, Porsche, and 1 more

Key People

Bala S Divakaruni, Sarah Fatima, Jørgen Behrens, and 2 more

Highfliers

Highfliers are the most innovative service providers in the market and possess the resources to address evolving customer needs.

See why these companies made it as highfliers for HD Mapping & Localization. These companies include Swift Navigation and Point One Navigation.

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Swift Navigation

United States / Founded Year: 2012

Swift Navigation provides centimeter-accurate real-time kinematics (RTK) GPS and GNSS positioning technology for autonomous vehicles, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), precision agriculture, robotics, surveying, space applications and more.

Key People

Tim Harris, Colin Beighley, Fergus Noble, and 2 more

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Point One Navigation

United States

Point One Nav uses sensor fusion techniques to integrate GPS signals, local sensors and a cellular connected ground based reference network. This combination of systems allows for centimeter level accuracy at previously unattainable price points, in a package that's incredibly easy to integrate into higher level systems like drones, vehicles, ships etc.

Known Partners

Quectel, ACEINNA

Known Customers

Quectel

Key People

Aaron Nathan

Outperformers

Outperformers are the most specialized service providers in the market and possess the expertise to address unique customer needs.

See why these companies made it as outperformers for HD Mapping & Localization. These companies include Kuandeng Technology.

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Kuandeng Technology

China / Founded Year: 2017

Kuandeng Technology is a developer of high-precision maps for autonomous vehicles.

Known Customers

Visteon, GAC AION

Key People

Jun Liu

Challengers

Challengers are the most promising service providers in the market and possess the agility to address emerging customer needs.

See why these companies made it as challengers for HD Mapping & Localization. These companies include SLAMcore and Dynamic Map Platform.

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SLAMcore

United Kingdom / Founded Year: 2016

SLAMcore develops algorithms for robots and machines to understand where they are and what is around them in an affordable way. The company is delivering highly reliable positioning and mapping intelligence on low power, cost-effective hardware. It was founded in 2016 and is based in London, England.

Known Partners

Intel

Key People

Stefan Leutenegger, Andrew Davison, Owen Nicholson

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Dynamic Map Platform

Japan / Founded Year: 2016

Dynamic Map Platform is a company that provides research, development, and commercialization of high precision 3 dimensional (3D) map data used in the realization of autonomous driving and safe-driving support systems, beginning with Japan's motorways and expanding to overseas markets. It was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Known Partners

Valeo, Woven Planet

What is HD Mapping & Localization?

Mapping & localization solutions help autonomous vehicles identify their precise location, which is important both for decision making and path planning. Companies are creating sophisticated and detailed mapping technologies using a variety of methods, including crowdsourced imaging data, lidar, and radar.

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