27 Dec '15, 10am

Toyota’s Expensive Software https://t.co/jzDA7CEsyJ

Toyota's Expensive Software Summary: Take your pick: do it the expensive way or get it right. As everyone knows by now, Toyota has agreed to a $1.2 billion fine (http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_289563/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=oQjBROyn) to settle a criminal case over unintended acceleration. A jury in Oklahoma found that, in one case at least, the culprit was the firmware. (The plaintiff's lead expert, Mike Barr, is giving a talk about the case at EELive!). This payout is on top of another $1B settlement for the same problem (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/26/toyota-settlement_n_2366720.html). Bottom line: poor firmware has cost the company staggering amounts of cash. Testimony shows (http://www.edn.com/design/automotive/4423428/Toyota-s-killer-firmware--Bad-design-and-its-consequences) that the firmware wasn't just suffering from a bug; instead it was reeking with pr...

Full article: http://www.ganssle.com/rants/toyotasexpensivesoftware.html

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