Harman acquires In-cabin radar sensing pioneer Caaresys
Date: 07 Sep 2022
International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise
markets, announced the acquisition of Caaresys, an Israel-based company founded
in 2017 that develops vehicle passenger monitoring systems powered by
contactless, low-emission radar.
has successfully partnered with leading OEMs and provides a mass production
solution for cabin monitoring including vital signs sensing, passenger
localisation and Child Presence Detection (CPD).
in-cabin radar sensor and algorithm solution from Caaresys will strengthen
Harman’s automotive product offerings, building on the company’s strong
consumer-centric Digital Cockpit and ADAS solutions. With Caaresys’ contactless
vital signs sensing and real-time insights from that information, Harman can
now offer new levels of in-vehicle safety, comfort, and well-being in its
growing product line.
the acquisition of Caaresys, we gain market-leading in-cabin radar sensing
technology and radar-enabled features that can quickly integrate into our
products,” said Christian Sobottka, President, Automotive Division, Harman.
“And by partnering with Harman, automakers can deliver the key safety and
well-being features that consumers demand – today as opposed to years from now,
” he added.