At the same time, Beijing officially opened the first domestic road driving cooperative driving demonstration zone, and applied 5G frontier communication technology to the development of the automobile industry. At present, there are 44 123-kilometer test roads in Beijing, covering cities, villages and other rich traffic scenes. It is the longest open test road in the country.
Tencent has been active in the field of intelligent travel for a long time. In the second half of 2016, Tencent set up Tencent Autonomous driving lab, a laboratory that brought together well-known domestic and foreign experts in the field of autonomous driving to look around at 360 °, with high accuracy maps. Point cloud information processing and fusion positioning and other frontier areas have been tried and explored, Tencent Autonomous driving lab has also assumed the task of accumulating a full set of core technology in the field of autonomous driving and pulling the cooperation between industry, education and research. At present, Tencent has four advantages in autonomous driving, such as artificial intelligence algorithm, high precision map, data cloud platform and simulation system.
This year is the first year of Tencent's automatic driving. It will focus on promoting the landing of L3 products and exploring the technology on L4 and L5. According to the official, at present, Tencent's automatic driving has already cooperated with some car companies, aiming to provide services to car owners as soon as possible in production cars.
Tencent's Chairman and CEO Ma Huateng said that Tencent will provide you with the most effective digital interface and the most abundant digital toolbox. Together with the government and enterprises to build a digital ecosystem and promote the innovation and development of the smart industry, Tencent hopes to be on the car. To realize the intelligent connection between people and various in-vehicle services, Tencent Autopilot is a technology cooperation and cooperation symbiosis, providing partners with an open cooperation platform.
Su Kuifeng, head of the Tencent Autopilot Lab, said that in the field of automatic driving, Tencent played the role of “helper”. Tencent clearly positioned itself as a "complete software and service provider for autonomous driving systems", by building an eco-driving ecosystem and doing "connectors and zeros"Accessories"Providing the most effective digital interface and toolbox to help the development of smart transportation and smart travel.