The Datacentre with wheels

IBM is talking about how cars will become a mini data centre and they’re not really using hyperbole here. A car is already a rolling technology powerhouse if you factor in the 10’s of microcontrollers and the powerful infotainment system. Compared to server processing power of 5 to 7 years ago, it’s not far off.  Given the safety and privacy concerns with cars and the growing connectivity to the Internet, it’s a prime IoT market that needs security attention.