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SOUTH KOREA: sTraffic is to use BlackBerry’s QNX OS for Safety software in its communications-based train control systems.

‘Both BlackBerry and its QNX OS for Safety have an unparalleled reputation and proven safety pedigree’, said sTraffic Project Manager KH Kim.

‘Thanks to the company’s broad portfolio of pre-certified solutions, we’ll be able to cost-effectively and efficiently build systems that fulfil our customers’ needs and meet the target performance.

‘We are planning to use QNX OS for Safety as a foundational platform for the Korail Korea Train Control System – Metro for unmanned train operation.’