eSync Alliance Program

A Multi-Company Initiative for OTA Updates and Diagnostics

WHAT IS THE eSync ALLIANCE?

An initiative throughout the automotive electronics ecosystem

The eSync Alliance creates a high-confidence multi-vendor path to creating end-to-end secure OTA
and data services for the connected car through a global network of co-operating suppliers

THE eSync SYSTEM

A Common Architecture and APIs for Cloud-to-End-Device Data-Push and Data-Pull

Protecting safety and privacy with end-to-end cybersecurity

Retrieving and managing
diagnostic data

Updating and fine tuning software in any number of end-devices

Releasing final builds to cars at transit and dealer locations

Building secure and reliable OTA and diagnostics: a non-trivial exercise
Maximum value: one system to reach all devices in the vehicle

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

The eSync Alliance includes the following three components

ALLIANCE MEMBERSHIP

Member companies provide eSync Compliant products or services, and work with other members to support OEM integration efforts

COMPLIANCE PROGRAM

Defines the architecture, APIs, minimum common feature set, and criteria for a product to use the eSync Compliant mark

MARK

Indicates when a product has met all the requirements of the eSync Compliance Program

PROGRAM BENEFITS

The eSync Alliance allows all companies in the automotive value chain to benefit from OTA, even if they’ve not acquired an OTA vendor or created an in-house solution

Simplifies OTA deployments by defining and standardizing features and APIs for OTA updates and diagnostics

Seamlessly crosses boundaries of all in-vehicle networks to reach any eSync Compliant module (TCU, ECU, IVI, ADAS, etc)

Covers cloud-to-car connectivity, vehicle gateways, data management, and middleware with end-to-end cybersecurity

IMPACT

AUTOMOTIVE OEMs

• Seamless and secure end-to-end solution
• Accelerated integration timelines
• Faster time-to-market
• Reduced risk
• Multi-vendor support

AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLIERS

• Path to proven OTA and diagnostics capabilities
• Simplified development
• Reduced integration time
• Streamlined delivery
• Greater value to OEM

RECENT NEWS / ARTICLES

Mike Gardner takes over the helm of the eSync Alliance

After two highly productive years serving as Executive Director of the eSync Alliance, Rick Kriefeldt is passing the reins to Mike Gardner, Founder and President of mG Consulting, an automotive marketing services company focused on link technology solutions at the...

R Systems joins eSync Alliance as 10th member

R Systems joins eSync Alliance as 10th member   Important milestone achieved in growing movement to standardize automotive over-the-air updates and data gathering Silicon Valley, CA, May 14, 2020 – The eSync Alliance announces that it has added its 10th member, R...

Faurecia joins eSync Alliance

Automotive technology leader joins connected car initiative to standardize over-the-air updates and data gathering   Silicon Valley, CA, March 17, 2020 – The eSync Alliance announces that Faurecia, one of the world’s leading automotive technology companies, has...

ELIV Whitepaper Now Available

The eSync Alliance whitepaper entitled "Building a Standardized Data Pipeline from the Cloud to All In-Vehicle ECUs and Sensors" that was presented at ELIV Kongress 2019 is now available. Click here to request.  

eSync Alliance joins the Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA)

The eSync Alliance, an open consortium dedicated to standardizing an OTA and diagnostic data gathering platform, reports today that it has formally joined the Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA) as an Associate Member.  Rick Kreifeldt, executive director of the...

MEMBERS

The eSync Alliance is working with a number of leading automotive suppliers and is adding new members all the time

Find out how more information about the program including how you can become a certified eSync Compliant member