Vector Software offers Certification and Validation Kits for aerospace development under DO-178B and DO-178C, rail application development under EN 50128, industrial and automotive development under IEC 61508 and ISO 26262, and compliance under FDA and IEC 62304.

These kits expedite certification according to these standards by providing all of the required artifacts to demonstrate that the VectorCAST product family has been certified as a development tool under these standards.

DO-178B and DO-178C Qualification

The VectorCAST Qualification Kit for DO-178B and DO-178C contains tool qualification documentation, test cases, and procedures that let you qualify VectorCAST tools on projects based on the DO-178B or DO-178C standard. The kit contains tool qualification plans, tool operational requirements, and additional materials required for qualifying software verification tools. With the kit, development organizations can streamline certification of their embedded systems developed using VectorCAST.

IEC 61508, EN 50128 and ISO 26262 Certification

The VectorCAST IEC Certification Kit for IEC 61508, EN 50128 and ISO 26262 provides documentation, certificates, and templates that help you use VectorCAST on projects based on the IEC 61508, EN 50128 and ISO 26262 standards. The kit includes certificates and reports from certification authority TÜV SÜD that are based on documented, application-specific verification workflows. The VectorCAST IEC Certification Kit offers organizations the required evidence to demonstrate compliance with IEC 61508, EN 50128 and ISO 26262.

FDA and IEC 62304 Compliance

The VectorCAST Medical Device Software Compliance Kit for FDA and IEC 62304 includes all necessary documentation for validating embedded software components used on all classes of medical devices. The kit includes test procedures, plans, coverage and test case reports necessary for Intended Use Validation, and to demonstrate due diligence with FDA and IEC 62304 software quality requirements.

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Steven Lincoln, C-130 Software Development Manager, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

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Sven Natus, Manager of Software Development, Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe

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Dr. Stefan Kaneff, Managing Director, EUROS Embedded Systems

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Mark Hall, Test Consultant, Lockheed Martin

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Richard Barry, Director, Real time Engineers, Ltd.

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Pauline Ng, GM Engineering and Technologies, Flight Focus

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Chris Brown, Vice President of Engineering, Athena Technologies

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Arun Devaray, Senior Software Manager, Visteon Electronics

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Ronald L. Martinez, Information Technology, Raytheon Company

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Neil Langmead, Chief Operating Officer, Emenda Software

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Axel Kehlenbeck, Sr. Analyst, Sentry Technology Group

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Sven Natus, Manager of Software Development , Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe

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Fábio Assis, Director, XMobots Robotic Systems

Our test tool evaluation team considered a number of other applications for software testing. We ultimately chose VectorCAST for its...Read full story »

Larry Rogers, Avionics Software Manager, Aurora Flight Sciences

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William E. Lamie, President, Express Logic, Inc.

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Neil Langmead, Chief Operating Officer, Emenda Software

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Michael Carey, President, Polarion Software

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Mats Ullström, Product Director, IAR Systems

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Fernando Anguiano, Senior Staff Software Engineer, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

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Mauricio Ribeiro Barbieri, Software Engineer Manager, AEL Sistemas, A.S.

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Stanislav Fligl, Core Team Leader, ŠKODA ELECTRIC

Our project requires compliance with DO-178B Level B, which will require stringent testing activities. We needed the best suite of...Read full story »

Vladimir Baburov, Director, VNIIRA-Navigator

The support we have received from Vector Software has been outstanding. Vector Software’s trainers and support staff consist of highly...Read full story »

Stanislav Fligl, Core Team Leader, ŠKODA ELECTRIC

VectorCAST made our job a lot easier.

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Taeyoung Noh, Quality Assurance Manager NEOS Project, MDS Technology

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Wayne Young, Software Principal Engineer, Honeywell ASCa Inc.

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Cyrille Comar, Managing Director, AdaCore

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Sven Natus, Manager of Software Development, Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe

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Dan Mender, Vice President Business Development, Green Hills Software

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Don DeLauder, Director, Research and Development, Dräger

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Uri Farkash, Director of EDA Operations, Advanced Semiconductor Technologies

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Overall, we reduced our testing effort 83% by using VectorCAST.

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Jamie Ayre, Marketing Director, AdaCore

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Joe Wlad, Senior Director of Product Management, Wind River

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John Stevenson, Product and Applications Manager, Texas Instruments

Big Thanks for this extra-ordinary service!!!

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Ronald L. Martinez, Information Technology, Raytheon Company

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Lee Jaques, Senior Software Engineer, Marshall Aerospace

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Stefan Sauerer, MBtech

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Sven Natus, Manager of Software Development, Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe

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