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Invest in 3 Critical Semiconductor Enablers for a Successful Driver Monitoring System Product Portfolio

Published: 31 July 2019

ID: G00389011

Analyst(s): Claire Wen


Edge AI processors, time-of-flight image sensors and infrared illumination are critical to enable advanced driver monitoring systems for Level 2 and Level 3 autonomous vehicles. Product managers developing DMSs must use Gartner’s build-buy-ally framework to access these technologies.

Table Of Contents


  • Identify Critical Semiconductor Enablers for DMSs With Importance-Favorability Score
  • Three Key Semiconductor-Enabled Technologies Are Critical for Driver Monitoring Systems in Autonomous Vehicles
    • Edge AI Processors
    • ToF Image Sensors
    • Infrared Lasers
  • Use Gartner’s Build-Buy-Ally Framework to Gain Access to the Critical Technologies
  • Conclusion

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