SK Telecom, South Korea’s largest telecom & mapping company, planned to develop a smart city solution with the local government. Highly accurate and frequently updated HD maps are critical to support the advanced applications envisioned. SK Telecom looked for mapping solution that could deliver both high performance and cost effectiveness at the same time.
Built on Horizon’s automotive journey processor and algorithms, a cost-effective device is developed for SK crowd-sourced mapping solution. It can generate comprehensive and accurate road elements to enable real-time HD map update at low power. The solution has been applied to tens of thousands of city vehicles, enabling various advanced applications for automotive.