Jaguar Land Rover Adopts and Standardizes DiSTI’s GL Studio ES

DiSTI Becomes Tier 1 Supplier to Jaguar Land Rover for Graphical User Interface Software to be used both for Prototyping and Embedded in JLR Automobiles

Jaguar InControl Touch Pro

Jaguar InControl Touch Pro (Image Credit Flickr – Jaguar MENA)

Orlando, FL (March 18, 2013) – The DiSTI Corporation, a leading provider of advanced graphical interface technology, is now a Tier 1 Supplier to Jaguar Land Rover (JLR). Selected from a total of 28 possible Human Machine Interface (HMI) tools, DiSTI’s GL Studio ES (Embedded Systems) will be utilized by JLR to develop graphical user interfaces both for prototyping and embedding purposes.

After a highly competitive year-long evaluation process, JLR has adopted and standardized on DiSTI’s GL Studio ES for the tools’ unmatched performance, rapid support and ability to produce feature rich high quality 3D embedded applications. GL Studio ES will be used for the creation of Infotainment Centers, and Rear Seat Entertainment Systems in Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles. Strategically crafted to successfully meet and exceed internal design demands, GL Studio ES will be implemented by JLR company-wide as the tool for all embedded HMI prototyping.

GL Studio ES enables a seamless transition from prototyping, to testing, and to the deployment of graphical interfaces on embedded systems without compromising performance or fidelity. This solution provides optimized and portable interactive 2D and 3D display content for automotive dashboard and information displays, maritime instruments, industrial controls, consumer electronics and other appliances. This new package includes a C++ Code Generator, Data Director SDK for easily connecting data, 3ds Max plug-in toolkit and a deployment capability for OpenGL ES (including Apple’s iOS). With these powerful development features and unified code base, GL Studio ES yields maximum accessibility to embedded systems.

“With the recent launch of GL Studio ES, DiSTI is honored to become a Tier 1 Supplier to the prestigious Jaguar Land Rover organization,” said DiSTI President Joe Swinski. “Solidifying DiSTI’s upcoming and commanding presence in the automobile industry, the highly detailed and streamlined attributes of GL Studio ES are poised to revolutionize the production lifecycle for vehicle instrumentation.”

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