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Media Covers Velodyne’s Alpha Prime Launch
Nov 18, 2019 | By Velodyne Lidar
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Velodyne launched Alpha Prime™, the most advanced lidar sensor on the market.

An article by The Robot Report noted Alpha Prime “is designed for more precise mapping and to help autonomous vehicles safely navigate in unfamiliar and dynamic settings.”

The article quotes Oliver Cameron, co-founder and CEO of Voyage Auto commenting on Alpha Prime:

“Voyage has developed and deployed self-driving cars super-charged by Velodyne’s lidar technology for the past three years. Our team is amazed by the advancements in the Alpha Prime and are continually impressed by Velodyne’s string of innovations.”

Coverage in Lidar Magazine included comments by Velodyne CTO Anand Gopalan:

“The Alpha Prime is a significant step forward in enabling the advancement of the autonomous vehicle and robot industries. With its breadth of best-in-class features, the Alpha Prime is a marked advancement in sensor performance for real world conditions.”

An AutoBeat Daily story included Velodyne positioning, writing the “new Alpha Prime sensor for autonomous vehicles significantly outperforms its previous-generation lidar.”

Other media outlets that covered this news included Auto Connected Car News, Green Car Congress, Lidar News and Robotics Business Review.

To read the entire Robot Report article, please go to: Alpha Prime sensor from Velodyne Lidar to sharpen self-driving car perception

To access the Lidar Magazine story, please visit: Velodyne Lidar Debuts Alpha Prime, the Most Advanced Lidar Sensor on the Market

To review the Auto Beat Daily post, please go to: Velodyne Touts Improved Lidar

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About Velodyne Lidar

Velodyne provides smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomy and driver assistance. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., Velodyne is known worldwide for its portfolio of breakthrough lidar sensor technologies. Velodyne’s Founder, David Hall, invented real-time surround view lidar systems in 2005 as part of Velodyne Acoustics. Mr. Hall’s invention revolutionized perception and autonomy for automotive, new mobility, mapping, robotics, and security. Velodyne’s high-performance product line includes a broad range of sensing solutions, including the cost-effective Puck™, the versatile Ultra Puck™, the autonomy-advancing Alpha Prime™, the ADAS-optimized Velarray™ and the groundbreaking software for driver assistance, Vella™.

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