The purpose of a common Media Manager API is to provide applications a way to control basic playback of contents of connected CE devices in a unified way. That way applications can support a wider range of available devices / media without implementing separate solutions for each one. At a later point in time this API can be extended to support more advanced features like
Media Manager is composed of 3 main areas.
The most recent state of the Franca interfaces can be found in the | media-manager-interfaces repository hosted on the GENIVI git. More specifically:
Media manager slides from the 2014 AMM in Detroit