Wind River Helix CarSync

Wind River® Helix CarSync is an intelligent over-the-air (OTA) software, firmware, and data management platform that enables auto manufacturers to maintain the integrity of embedded systems while reducing costs across the lifecycle of the connected vehicle.

CarSync enables auto manufacturers to deploy secure, cost-efficient update campaigns to connected vehicles, eliminating software recalls and associated warranty costs while increasing customer satisfaction.

Built for Automotive

  • Provides an end-to-end platform for efficient and secure software-over-the-air (SOTA)/firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) updates
  • Developed specifically for resource-constrained environments
  • Resolves security breaches and other critical bug fixes without interruption of service

Reduces Costs

  • Enables multimillion dollar reductions in software-related recall and warranty costs
  • Reduces the time, complexity, and expense of bringing vehicles to dealers for repairs

Creates New Revenue Streams

  • Enables new services or upgrades to existing applications, leading to increased consumer satisfaction, engagement, and brand loyalty


  • Maintains up-to-date vehicle software, firmware, and applications for the lifetime of the vehicle, both pre- and post-production

Learn more about how CarSync helps auto manufacturers efficiently, securely, and cost-effectively deploy SOTA/FOTA updates while unlocking new revenue streams and business models.