Alfamation joins OPEN Alliance

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Publication date: 8 September 2017 12:00 AM

Lissone, Italy – September 08, 2017 – Thanks to its continued commitment for providing excellent service both nationally and internationally, Alfamation, a leading provider of state-of-the-art turnkey test and measurement solutions, has joined the OPEN Alliance (One-Pair Ether-Net) Special Interest Group (SIG).

OPEN Alliance SIG is dedicated to promoting the use of Ethernet networks as the standard solution for in-vehicle applications. The member companies of the group take advantage of the scalability and flexibility of the Ethernet to enable cost effective communication networks in vehicles, with reduced complexity. An Ethernet-based communication network is also a key infrastructure element for future customer functions such as autonomous driving and the connected car. 

Mauro Arigossi, CEO of Alfamation, commented: “We are happy that by joining the alliance, Alfamation now has access to a fantastic network of specialists, promotion channels and training systems, which will help it to grow, and to continue to provide exceptional services to its customers.” 

The company now becomes part of a thriving membership organization dedicated to the automotive industry. Members should be willing and able to help drive and support new interoperability requirements, third party testing, certification procedures and higher data rate specification requirements.

The OPEN Alliance SIG has more than 340 members, including major automotive producers as promoter members, and thousands of adopters from across the world.