Tag Archives: Safety-Critical

DO-178B/C Techniques for Developing Software to Safety-Critical Standards

DDC-I and LDRA are offering a seminar on DO-178B and DO-178C safety-critical software development. The seminar will cover the new objectives and guidance for DO-178C; establishing effective safety-critical software processes for maximum success and minimum cost; utilizing object oriented technologies, formal methods and model-based development; and designing safer, more reliable and maintainable embedded software. The event will take place on January 27th at the Hilton Garden Inn, Hartford North/Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT.

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Safety-Critical Software Design for Avionics Systems Webinar

DDC-I will host a webinar on safety-critical DO-178B-compliant software design and the emerging DO-178C standard. The webcast will take place October 20, 2010 at 2pm EDT. The online seminar is ideal for software engineers and engineering managers interested in learning about developing and certifying safety-critical avionics software in compliance with DO-178B and DO-178C. It is also ideal for systems engineers interested in learning about the interface between systems and software in a safety-critical environment.

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Safety-Critical Software Reuse for Multi-Core Avionics Systems Webinar

DDC-I will host a webinar on about safety-critical software reuse for next-generation avionics and multi-core systems. The webcas is ideal for systems engineers, software engineers, and engineering managers who need to reuse software and adapt it to new target environments without changing the software. The online seminar will take place 2:00 PM EDT on May 12, 2010.

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Express Logic Safety-Critical Certification Pack for ThreadX RTOS

Express Logic announced market-specific, turnkey, Safety-Critical Certification Pack products for their ThreadX RTOS. ThreadX Safety Critical Certification Packs are available for a wide range of target environments and development tools, and for a wide range of European and International regulatory standards. Express Logic is extending its offering to cover RTCA’s DO-178B, FDA 510(k) Pre-Market Notification and Approval, and IEC-61508 for avionics, medical and industrial automation equipment. License prices starting at $25,000.

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QNX Safety Critical IEC 61508 Certification Support Package

QNX Software Systems introduced their IEC 61508 Certification Support Package for safety-critical systems. The IEC 61508 Certification Support Package helps engineers navigate the complexities of the rigorous certification process, up to and including SIL 3. The IEC 61508 Certification Support Package and its associated services will be available in June 2010.

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DDC-I Deos DO-178B RTOS Integrates with LDRA Analysis and Test Tools

DDC-I’s DO-178B-certifiable Deos real-time operating system (RTOS) is now integrated with LDRA’s tool suite. The integrated solution enable developers to get to market faster with optimized, robust, and certifiable software that meets the most demanding safety-critical requirements, including DO-178B Level A, the FAA’s highest level of safety criticality. The integration gives developers across a broad range of mission-critical applications the turnkey platform they need to quickly develop, debug, comprehensively test, and deploy safety-critical software that can be readily certified to the most demanding requirements.

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