The magazine article, entitled "Driver Not Included,"
was published in the November/December 2013 issue and highlights the history and benefits of vehicle automation.
"When we started ten years ago, the technology for GPS systems and IMUs was much more expensive—ten times as expensive as it is now," says Paul Lewis, co-founder and Director of Software Development at Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI)
. For the past thirteen years, ASI has provided vehicle robotics to customers in a range of industries including mining, military, farming, and automotive.
While vehicle automation remains an emerging technology in most of these industries, the price of technology and public acceptance continue to improve.