Bosch Global Software Technologies (BGSW), formerly known as Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions (RBEI), announced its AIShield program as an autonomous global startup.
According to the company, AIShield will be focusing on the AI security sector as a part of BGSW’s effort to enter this market. Bosch AIShield is a patent-backed, ready-to-deploy solution with over 20 patents in the AI security domain.
AIShield is available as a Software as a Service (SaaS) product along with consulting-led AI security services for embedded, cloud, and on-premises deployments. Businesses can use AIShield to evaluate the vulnerabilities of their deployed AI solutions effectively.
Head of Technology and Innovation at Bosch Global Software Technologies (BGSW), Vadiraj Krishnamurthy, said, “The adoption of Artificial Intelligence has increased over the years to the point that it is now a mainstream technology across industry verticals. Bosch is committed to making AI trustworthy and building digital trust in AI.”
He further added that AIShield is a crucial product offering that protects artificial intelligence systems from potential adversary threats.
According to Bosch, AIShield has received multiple market validations from industry experts in the previous four months, including AI-first enterprises, platform partners, and security standards and regulatory agencies.
This new development gives the AIShield startup full autonomy in the burgeoning AI security sector. AIShield will now be able to acquire new customers, attract new tech talent in AI and security, engage with the global startup ecosystem, etc.
Using in-depth analysis and threat detection, Bosch AIShield performs vulnerability analysis of AI systems and generates customized endpoint defense against external threats. Therefore, the SaaS platform significantly reduces security difficulties and manages associated risks for AI systems.
“Bosch AIShield reflects our ‘Invented for life’ ethos and our commitment towards Digital Trust by securing AI Systems. AIShield venture is a step towards building an ecosystem of trustworthy AI worldwide and accelerating AI adoption for enterprises and consumers alike,” said CEO, President, and Managing Director, Bosch Global Software Technologies, Dattatri Salagame. He also mentioned that they intend to make AI security accessible to the public.