Contact Person
Ilja Radusch
Dr.-Ing. Ilja Radusch
Business Unit ASCT
+49 30 3463-7474

NOW: Network On Wheels

Jan. 01, 2004 to Jan. 01, 2008

The NOW Project

  • Secure and fast inter-vehicle and vehicle to road-side infrastructure ad hoc communication
  • European standardization
  • Reference system implementation
Major applications
  • Active safety systems
  • IP-based communication with road side infrastructure, HotSpots and vehicles


  • Position-based routing and forwarding
  • 802.11-based radio systems with adaptation to vehicular conditions
  • Security in vehicular ad hoc networks
  • Application development for active safety and deployment
  • Market introduction scenarios and business models
  • Standardized and open solutions for a market driven system