HARMAN and Baidu Collaborate for IVI in China

January 29, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Industry News

harmanbaidu logoHARMAN (NYSE:HAR) has entered into a strategic collaboration with Baidu, the leading Chinese language Internet search provider.

HARMAN will work with Baidu to launch vehicle networking solutions.

The collaboration, called CarLife, will offer advanced Internet capabilities, entertainment features and location-based services on HARMAN’s in-vehicle infotainment head units designed for the Chinese market, resulting in a richer and more immersive connected car experience.

“We are very excited to combine Baidu’s powerful Internet search capabilities and user experience with HARMAN’s embedded connectivity expertise to present drivers in China with safe, easy and intuitive access to the content they want,” said Sachin Lawande, President, HARMAN Infotainment.