Alpha Drive

Alpha Drive

A platform as a service company that specializes in testing and validating artificial intelligence algorithms for the autonomous car industry. It was founded in 2017 and is located in New York City.

About

Alpha Drive is a New York-based artificial intelligence company with a platform that can be utilized by autonomous car companies to conduct simulations for testing and validating the algorithms used within the autonomous vehicle.The platform can be used by mobility providers, consumers, regulators, insurers, and developers within the autonomous vehicle industry.

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The platform is called CARLA and allows for simulations either in the cloud or via streaming. It is designed to be used for the development, training, and validation of autonomous vehicle programs. It has open-source code and provides open digital assets including urban layouts, buildings and vehicles. Multiple simulations can be run at the same time where maps can be generated and traffic scenarios are simulated. Upon completion of the simulation, clients can immediately access their results on the platform.

The platform can be accessed with a subscription that is predominately based on accessing the platform per hour.

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Chris Whatley

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Christina Bechhold Russ

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Gary J. Foreman

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Heidi Hysell

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Lucien Parsons

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Randy Meech

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