Engineering Tools

Clearing the Fog of ISO 26262 Tool Qualification

Developing products to the ISO 26262 standard requires many activities across multiple disciplines. One of those activities is ensuring the…

Automotive Safety Lifecycle Solutions

Key findings of a safety critical lifecycle evaluation

The demand for innovation continues to grow in safety-critical markets such as automotive, industrial, mil-aero, and medical. All Semiconductor companies…

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Navigating the Intersection of Safety and Security

Automotive IC safety and security continue to be hot topics across the industry, and one phrase you may often hear…

Guidelines to a successful ISO 26262 Lifecycle

New business models continue to drive disrupting innovation into the automotive market.┬áThis includes everything from mobility as a service, to…

Getting your Safety Architecture just right

Introduction In a recent industry survey, roughly 40% of ASIC and FPGA project starts had functional safety part of their…

The configurability dilemma creating safe ICs

A traditional automobile today consists of multiple systems controlling everything from the interior atmosphere to drive train to more advanced…

The importance of effective Safety Analysis

In the recent Wilson research industry survey, semiconductor companies reporting have made it clear that functional safety activities consume a…

Part 7: The 2020 Wilson Research Group Functional Verification Study

IC/ASIC Design Trends This blog is a continuation of a series of blogs related to the 2020 Wilson Research Group…

Leveraging ISO 26262 tool certification in IEC 61508

The majority of safety critical standards contain a section discussing the activities and analysis required to ensure tools deployed in…