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Deloitte Partners with DiSTI to Deliver Digital Cluster and Infotainment Demonstrations

September 14, 2017  ·  Automotive, News

Deloitte selects DiSTI’s GL Studio UI Designer Software

Orlando, FL (September 14, 2017) – The DiSTI Corporation, the industry leader in graphical user interface software, announces partnership with Deloitte Digital GmbH to jointly develop and deliver highly innovative user interface solutions using GL Studio. As part of the partnership launch, Deloitte and DiSTI will demonstrate how GL Studio integrates into Deloitte’s Hybrid Agile automotive development and production environment during the grand opening of the Deloitte Digital Design Factory in Dusseldorf, Germany on September 14th , 2017.

The Deloitte Digital Factory is part of Deloitte’s global offering to support customers across the industry with the development and implementation of their digital transformation, addressing the challenges of today’s digital supply chain operations. With the Digital Factory, Deloitte offers a creative environment for the development of innovative and integrated solutions for the specific requirements of global clients.

Deloitte’s Digital Design Factory has developed an adapted software development process, Hybrid Agile. This new agile process incorporates the need for a safety-conforming stage-gate process while still being agile. In developing a means of demonstrating this new approach, Deloitte is working with partners such as Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and their HPE ALM Octane product and DiSTI who has provided their GL Studio UI Designer software as well as their digital instrument cluster and infotainment demonstrations.

“GL Studio was selected because of its rapid iteration capability that aligns with Deloitte’s hybrid agile process as well as our market leading functional safety certified UI tools for digital display content,” said Christopher Giordano, Vice President of DiSTI’s Automotive Division. “There is a growing market demand for autonomous vehicle solutions which require functional safety compliance. Because of our 20+ years of experience in aviation and aerospace digital instrumentation, our products are already designed for functional safety, and DiSTI can transfer this technology and knowledge to our partners and customers.”

“We are honored that Deloitte Digital has selected to partner with DiSTI and use GL Studio as the UI Designer software for its Digital Transformation business,” said Joe Swinski, DiSTI CEO. “The automotive industry is undergoing tremendous change and innovation. Improvements in the user interface development and production processes will enable automotive manufacturers to be more innovative and faster in responding to market requirements while reducing costs. With this partnership and the Deloitte Digital Factory, we can work closely with customers in Europe to help them visualize and implement development and production processes. Deloitte is a globally recognized leader in business transformation and we are excited to be working together.”

The Digital Design Factory’s learning workshops and training programs aim to inspire and activate clients to start their own digital transformation. For more information please visit www.deloittedigital.com/eu.