Blackberry Limited has announced of powering Hyundai Autron with next-generation advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving software platform.
Hyundai Autron will use the software solution QNX® OS for Safety in providing reliable foundation needed for building competitive automotive and mission-critical systems in a cost-effective and safe manner. QNX® OS is pre-certified to the highest level of ISO 26262 – ASIL D and high SIL Level under IEC 61508 and is capable of offering an advanced and secure embedded operating system developed for use in safety and mission-critical applications, such as ADAS and autonomous driving. Hyundai Autron is supposed to come up with the system soon.
“We are excited to work with Hyundai Autron to provide next-generation automobiles with a secured ADAS and autonomous driving software platform,” said John Chen, Executive Chairman and CEO, Blackberry. “Functional safety and security are top priorities in connected and autonomous vehicles. Blackberry QNX software meets the ISO 26262 ASIL-D level of certification which is the most stringent safety classification for the automotive market.”
“Hyundai Autron develops the Hyundai standard software platform based on the international AUTOSAR standard,” said Dae-Heung Moon, CEO at Hyundai Autron. “Powered by Blackberry QNX technology, together we will deliver ADAS and autonomous driving software platforms that will set a new standard for the automotive industry.”
QNX OS for Safety, along with full suite of offerings from Blackberry will be demonstrated at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from 7th to 10th January 2020, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.