Harman International Industries has opened a new center of competence (CoC) for its Lifestyle Audio Division in Bengaluru. The new CoC will focus on developing robust and scalable software solutions for the company's consumer and car audio business. Harman has appointed Dr Srinidhi Kadagattur as the leader for this center.

The new team will bring domain knowledge, expertise, and best practices to create software platforms that will build next-generation audio solutions for an enhanced consumer experience. The team will be responsible for driving innovation and differentiation at the software development stage to make the company's audio solutions smarter and more connected.