The PC revolution, the advent of PDAs, and growth in the use of wireless LANs have changed the way we live our lives. Next on the horizon is the application of new technologies that will change the way we drive our cars. De rigeur for many drivers, electronic passes and GPS systems represent the tip of the iceberg in terms of emerging applications
Introduction. Fundamentals of Communications. Communications Technologies. The Local Interconnect Network (LIN). The Controller Area Network. Intra-Vehicle Communications. Inter-Vehicle Communications. The Future.