Video: Continental Zone Control Units for Software-Defined Vehicles

Zone Control Units will replace the multitude of electronic modules in today's cars.

Dan Carney, Senior Editor

November 16, 2023

As more complex software features are introduced, Zone Control Units help unlock the full potential of the software-defined vehicle.

By supporting the increasing separation of software and hardware, ZCUs reduce the complexity and costs of vehicle networks.

This separation is required for continuous updates, enhancements, and feature delivery services in connected vehicles.

About the Author(s)

Dan Carney

Senior Editor, Design News

Dan’s coverage of the auto industry over three decades has taken him to the racetracks, automotive engineering centers, vehicle simulators, wind tunnels, and crash-test labs of the world.

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