At the night of October 13, it is reported that during the day the agreement singing ceremony for Baidu
On the ceremony, both parties announced that they will utilize the open Apollo platform, BAIC Group’s vehicle platform, and Baidu
According to the estimate of both companies, by the end of 2018, all self-owned brand vehicles of BAIC Group will install Apollo platform. A year later, the total number of BAIC Group’s vehicles with Apollo will exceed 1 million. Moreover, they will also cooperate in cloud service, aiming to build cloud ecosystem and explore big-data-based value-added service such as smart transportation and mobile travel.
According to the plan, solutions raised by both parties will gradually apply to BAIC’s passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles and NEVs.
Participants at the ceremony include Robin Li, founder, CEO, and president of Baidu
“A century ago, vehicles developed from zero to one, transforming people’s way of travel, creating new industry system, and leading the frontier innovation of manufacturing. Today, Baidu