OpenSynergy announces the release of a reference platform providing a virtual AGL (Automotive Grade Linux) operating system. AGL now supports the open-source standard Virtual I/O Device (VIRTIO), making it compatible with any virtual platform supporting VIRTIO. The software reference platform consists in the virtual, i.e., hardware-independent, AGL Operating System running on top of a pre-configured COQOS Hypervisor SDK, which provides the latest VIRTIO devices. AGL provides the reference hardware for the members. All members of the AGL project can integrate their applications on this reference platform to develop a cockpit controller for evaluation purposes.