Ford continues to take direct control of its software future
IHS Markit expects more OEMs to take a greater role in software development in the years to come.
BlackBerry announced this week that it signed an agreement with Ford Motor Company to work directly with the OEM on software development for its vehicles. BlackBerry will dedicate a team to work with Ford on integrating its software into its vehicles. This includes the QNX operating system, Certicom security technology, QNX hypervisor technology, and QNX audio processing software.