Harman International in cooperation with Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, CYMOTIVE Technologies, Deutsche Telekom Innovation Laboratories and JVP, announced the launch of the International Cyber Security Smart Mobility Analysis and Research Test (SMART) Range in Israel.

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International Cyber Security Smart Mobility Analysis and Research Test (SMART) Range launched by Harman and other companies in Israel

The Range will feature the unique ability to combine the highest-level practical knowledge possessed by leading commercial firms together with advanced academic research. This cooperation between commercial and academic stakeholders will enable the center to further its main objectives:

  • Promotion of innovation in the smart mobility arena
  • Advancement of global regulation in the field of cybersecurity for smart mobility systems
  • Cybersecurity certification for smart mobility software and hardware systems
  • Global leadership in the definition, assessment and verification of the resilience of smart mobility systems to cyber threats

The SMART Range will fulfill the vision of an automotive development ‘playground’ in a smart-city environment, an innovation hub serving automakers, Tier 1 auto suppliers and academic research institutions for the testing and the certification of automotive cyber security, autonomous driving and smart mobility technologies, the company has informed through a press release.