Spirent Automotive Ethernet Playbook

Test Cases & Methodologies


As autonomous driving and connected car are becoming a reality, there will be significant growth in the importance of Ethernet networking in vehicles. The cost and performance benefits, along with soaring future bandwidth requirements, make Ethernet too attractive for auto manufacturers to ignore.

The arrival of new systems and protocols requires new testing approaches, and will increase demands upon Automotive research and development engineers in terms of network expertise. As a member of the OPEN Alliance SIG, Spirent’s network testing engineers are working closely with the industry to develop tailored answers to these challenges, ensuring tomorrow’s vehicles take full advantage of the many benefits of Automotive Ethernet.

This playbook provides an overview of the various OPEN Alliance Automotive Ethernet TC8 protocols and step by step instructions on how to test different use cases using Spirent solutions.

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