Blackberry will expand its corporate partnership with Jaguar Land Rover to develop next-generation intelligent vehicles for the carmaker. The collaboration is all about Blackberry helping JLR to develop future-ready vehicle safety technology for the automotive market. The artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies such as Blackberry QNX and Blackberry Cylance will be used in developing vehicle safety systems, with a range of capabilities like predictive software maintenance and cybersecurity threat protection.
Ralf D Speth, CEO at Jaguar Land Rover, said “Jaguar Land Rover and Blackberry share a common objective in bringing the most intelligent vehicles to reality. I am delighted that our partnership with Blackberry continues to go from strength-to-strength, a company whose technology innovations uniquely address the expanding safety needs of the automotive industry.”
John Chen, Executive Chairman & CEO, Blackberry, said, “Blackberry is a trusted partner of the automotive industry because of our heritage and innovations in secure communications. We are pleased to be Jaguar Land Rover’s chosen partner for safety-certified technology, as we advance Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technologies to transform automotive safety.”