The build chain of the tool suite IAR Embedded Workbench for ARM has been certified by TÜV SÜD as a qualified tool for development of safety-related applications. In conjunction, IAR Systems also announced the availability of a special support agreement for customers working with safety-critical development.
IAR Embedded Workbench for ARM has been tested and approved according to the requirements on support tools put forth in International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61508, the international umbrella standard for functional safety, as well as International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 26262, which is used for automotive safety-related systems. IEC 61508, and standards derived from it. It is used within industries with requirements on reliability and safety such as, the oil and gas industry, nuclear power plants, machinery, and railway control systems.
The certified version is delivered with a functional safety certificate, as well as a safety report from TÜV SÜD and a Safety Manual. With the certified tool suite, IAR Systems provides a Functional Safety Support and Update Agreement with guaranteed support for the sold version for the longevity of the contract. In addition to prioritized technical support, the agreement includes access to validated service packs and regular reports of known deviations and problems.
IAR Embedded Workbench for ARM is a complete development tool suite for creating embedded applications. It includes high-performance compiler and debugger tools incorporated in an easy-to-use integrated development environment. Download free evaluation licenses from www.iar.com/ewarm .