WM Motor will use BlackBerry QNX to power their Next Gen vehicles
Source: @BlackBerry on Twitter
As WM Motor looks toward producing their third-generation SUVs, it has now been announced they will be using BlackBerry QNX software and services including QNX Platform for Digital Cockpits, QNX Hypervisor for Safety as well as BlackBerry's QNX Neutrino Realtime Operating System (RTOS).
"WM Motor focuses on the mass market audience. Safety, security, and reliability are top of mind when we consider embedded systems," said Jarvis Yan, Partner and CTO of WM Motor. "BlackBerry QNX is the obvious choice for its safety-certified, extremely reliable, and highly secure automotive software."
Having produced over 20,000 cars, WM Motor has been ranked as one of the most popular electric car startups in China. "We are thrilled to partner with WM Motor to help them address those challenges with a view to developing world-class vehicles that deliver a secure, reliable and innovative mobility experience, " said Kaivan Karimi, Senior Vice President and Co-Head of BlackBerry Technology Solutions, BlackBerry.