Major Automakers and Device Makers (Including Apple) Gather to Advance the CCC Digital Key

Published in Apple World Today on April 5, 2023.

The Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC) — of which Apple is a member — has announced that major players in the automotive and global smart device industries came together to advance CCC Digital Key.

The goal is to “deliver a secure, effortless, and universal way for vehicle access.” The event, CCC End-to-End Interoperability PlugFest #3, was hosted by Google, in San Jose, California, on March 27-31.

CCC Digital Key is a standardized ecosystem that enables mobile devices to store, authenticate, and share Digital Keys for vehicles in a seamless, secure and privacy-preserving way. Major vehicle manufacturers and global device providers including Apple, BMW, Continental Automotive, Google, OPPO, Rivian Automotive, and Samsung, were on hand at PlugFest #3 to test their CCC Digital Key implementations.

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