KOLN, Germany, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — TÜV Rheinland is working on testing and security standards for digitalized road traffic. It is now the only testing company represented in a working group of the cross-industry 5G Automotive Association (5GAA), which develops testing and security standards for those devices that will communicate with each other in the traffic of the future. The keyword for this is “V2X” communication. “V2X” stands for “Vehicle to Everything”. “In the future, vehicles will communicate with each other and with other road users as well as appropriately equipped digital infrastructure,” explains Bircan Taslica, Head of Technical Process Optimization & IoT Wireless and 5G at TÜV Rheinland.
More security through data exchange
Among other things, the V2X principle is intended to ensure greater traffic safety. For example, in the traffic of the future a vehicle could automatically detect when a cyclist is approaching from behind on