Intel is acquiring YOGITECH S.p.A., which specializes in semiconductor functional safety and related standards. Financial terms were not disclosed.
YOGITECH's work focuses on functional safety (including Advanced Driver Assistance Systems or ADAS) of transportation and factory systems. One of the fastest-growing segments in automotive electronics, ADAS makes features like assisted parking possible and paves the way for fully autonomous vehicles in the not-so-distant future.
The YOGITECH team, based in Italy, will join Intel’s Internet of Things Group.