Autonomos GmbH

Autonomos GmbH is a Berlin IT startup specializing in research and development services in the areas of automotive software, digital image processing and 3D sensor technology. The company was founded in 2012 as a spin-off of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) research project entitled “AutoNOMOS Labs” at the Free University Berlin.
Since then, Autonomos GmbH has grown to employ over 20 staff, and has developed their own independent real-time-capable stereo camera solution for deployment in diverse driver assistance systems in commercial vehicles. The company supports reputable suppliers and vehicle manufacturers with hardware and software know-how.

THE AUTONOMOS HISTORY

2010 – AUTONOMOS LABS

With BMBF support, the research project “Autonomos LABS” at the Free University Berlin explored technologies related to the subject of autonomous driving between 2009 and 2011.

2011 – SELF DRIVING CARS

The prototype “MadeInGermany” has been officially testing its autonomous function on the streets of Berlin since 2011, which was history-making at the time.

2012 – COMPANY FOUNDING

After the research project was successfully completed, Autonomos GmbH was founded as an independent spin-off with headquarters in Berlin.

2013 – DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS

In collaboration with the BSR (Berlin city waste management) work started on the development of a reversing assistance system to deal with accidents involving commercial vehicles.

2014 – AUTOMOTIVE SOFTWARE

Autonomos GmbH supported well-known automobile manufacturers and suppliers with software components and consulting services in the area of automotive software development.

2015 – COMPANY GROWTH

Autonomos GmbH grew steadily: in headcount as well as in the number of offered services and products.

2016 – SMART STEREO CAMERA

We researched the potential of our Smart Stereo Camera platform to be used for localization and mapping purposes.

2017 – ACQUISITION

We are proud to have been selected by the world leader in map making TomTom for bringing autonomous driving together to the next level.