Cybercom to Supply Bluetooth® connectivity framework for QNX CAR 2 Application Platform

Cybercom has been selected by QNX Software Systems Limited, a global supplier of software platforms for the in-car infotainment market, to integrate Cybercom’s Bluetooth® connectivity solution, Cybercom blueGO, into the QNX CAR™ 2 application platform. QNX Software Systems will demonstrate the platform this week at the Telematics Detroit conference, from June 6 to 7.

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“QNX Software Systems is an industry leader with their QNX CAR 2 application platform, which offers the latest technology within a powerful and flexible framework for building connected cars. We are very proud to be selected to integrate our Bluetooth® connectivity capabilities into the platform,” said Kristian Palm, business director, Bluetooth® solutions at Cybercom.

In partnership with Sybase iAnywhere, Cybercom will supply its Bluetooth connectivity framework for in-vehicle infotainment for the QNX CAR 2 application platform. QNX Software Systems plans to offer the QNX CAR 2 application platform with blueGO pre-installed and pre-tested for compatibility with hundreds of devices, providing “interoperability off-the-shelf”.

Cybercom blueGO, now in its third generation, reduces development effort and time to market for system suppliers implementing in-vehicle Bluetooth® applications, such as hands-free telephony, music streaming, and Internet connectivity.

“Cybercom, together with iAnywhere, provides a solution that meets our customers’ demands for time to market and interoperability, and helps them create a compelling user experience. Furthermore, Cybercom can provide the professional services and Bluetooth® expertise that our customers require,” said Romain Saha, segment manager at QNX Software Systems.

The QNX CAR 2 application platform integrates an array of technologies to enable development of in-car infotainment systems. The platform includes the QNX Neutrino® Realtime Operating System, an auto-centric HTML5 framework, a re-skinnable user interface, a multimedia framework, an acoustic processing library for hands-free systems, and smartphone and tablet connectivity.

For additional information, please contact:

Kristian Palm, business manager Bluetooth® solutions, Cybercom Sweden - +46 703 79 05 90
Peter Malmberg, director automotive, Cybercom Sweden - +46 703 79 15 72
Paul Leroux, PR manager, QNX Software Systems - +1 613 591-0931
Anna Trane, press & PR manager, Cybercom Group - +46 708 84 74 69

About Cybercom

Cybercom Group is a turn-key solution provider, offering end-to-end solutions in security, Internet services, connected devices and telecom management. As an established turn-key solution provider, through its extensive industry and operations experience, Cybercom delivers to customers in telecom, industry, automotive, media, retail, banking and finance and public sector, around the world. The group employs 1,600 people and runs projects worldwide. Cybercom has offices in nine countries. Cybercom was launched in 1995, and its share has been quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange since 1999. Find out more at www.cybercom.com.

About QNX Software Systems

QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of Research In Motion Limited (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM; TSX:RIM), is a leading vendor of operating systems, development tools, and professional services for connected embedded systems. Global leaders such as Audi, Cisco, General Electric, Lockheed Martin, and Siemens depend on QNX® technology for vehicle infotainment systems, network routers, medical devices, industrial controllers, security and defense systems, and other mission-critical applications. Founded in 1980, QNX Software Systems Limited is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada; its products are distributed in over 100 countries worldwide. Visit www.qnx.com and facebook.com/QNXSoftwareSystems. For more information on the company’s automotive work, follow @QNX_Auto on Twitter or visit http://qnxauto.blogspot.com/.

About Sybase iAnywhere

iAnywhere, a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. (an SAP company; NYSE: SAP), enables success at the front lines of business. The company holds worldwide market leadership positions in mobile and embedded databases, mobile management and security, mobile middleware and synchronization, and Bluetooth® and infrared protocol technologies. The Sybase iAnywhere Blue Software Development Kit (SDK) version 4.0 addresses the latest Bluetooth® Specification v3.0 + High Speed and is complemented with a comprehensive set of profiles that are kept up to date, maintained with the latest enhancements as they are ratified by the Bluetooth SIG and supported.

QNX Software Systems assumes no obligations or liability and makes no representation, warranty, endorsement, or guarantee in relation to any aspect of any third-party products or services.

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