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Modern vehicles are becoming ever more digital and intelligent. In addition, all systems and functions have to be networked, so software is playing an increasingly important role. Volkswagen board member Frank Welsch explains how this is changing the way developers work.

Frank Welsch is member of the Board of Management, responsible for development. He says: “Ten years ago, software in a new car consisted of ten million lines of code. Today, that number has grown to 100 million.”
“We don’t make any compromises with regard to our demands on quality,” Frank Welsch emphasizes.
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