MBtech picks VectorCast testing platform for ISO 26262 validation

July 22, 2013 // By Christoph Hammerschmidt
Engineering and consulting services provider MBtech has selected the Vector Software's VectorCAST platform from Vector Software for the development of their Smart Connectivity Hub embedded system.

The Smart Connectivity Hub is an embedded system that enables the integration of mobile communication into various aspects of work and life, in particular in vehicles. It was designed as a universal gateway that allows the establishment of a secure remote connection with the network topology of a vehicle or other networked devices. The Smart Connectivity Hub allows users to access various vehicle functions such as audio and comfort controls via mobile device such as a smart phone or tablet.

The VectorCAST platform is a family of products that automates testing activities across the software development lifecycle and has been TÜV SÜD certified for ISO 26262 and IEC 61508 software development since 2010.

“Key to our selection of VectorCAST was that it offers a single software engineering platform that can manage process complexity and support strategic quality, compliance, collaboration, and release readiness initiatives,” said Stefan Sauerer , MBtech.

"MBtech is one of many automotive customers using VectorCAST to streamline their safety-critical software development activities according to ISO 26262," said Bill McCaffrey, Chief Operating Officer at Vector Software. "The VectorCAST solution provides organizations with the necessary tools and process support for compliance with ISO 26262."

To learn more, visit www.vectorcast.com