|VectorCAST Certified for Medical Software Engineering|
|Providence, RI, USA 2018-28-11 – VectorCAST, Vector's test automation platform, has been certified according to IEC 62304:2015 for medical software engineering. TÜV SÜD confirms that the development was performed in accordance with the life cycle processes for medical device software.
Vector, the leading manufacturer of software tools and embedded components for the development of electronic systems, announced that its test automation platform VectorCAST has been recertified by TÜV SÜD. As part of the recertification of IEC 61508, EN 50128 and ISO 26262, the TÜV SÜD certificate was extended to include the international standard IEC 62304 for the development of software for medical devices.
The VectorCAST product family automates testing activities throughout the software development lifecycle. VectorCAST supports automated test execution for unit and integration testing, code coverage analysis and test project management.
"We are pleased that VectorCAST is now a TÜV SÜD-certified product for medical device software development," said Jeffrey Fortin, Product Manager at VectorCAST, "This certification confirms the quality and reliability of our product.”
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Vector is the leading manufacturer of software tools and embedded components for the development of electronic systems and their networking with many different systems from CAN to Automotive Ethernet.
Vector has been a partner of automotive manufacturers and suppliers and related industries since 1988. Vector tools and services provide engineers with the decisive advantage to make a challenging and highly complex subject area as simple and manageable as possible. Vector employees work on electronic innovations for the automotive industry every day. Worldwide customers in the automotive, commercial vehicles, aerospace, transportation, and control technology industries rely on the solutions and products of the independent Vector Group for the development of technologies for future mobility.
Vector worldwide currently employs more than 2,000 people with sales of EUR 520 million in 2017. With its headquarters in Germany (Stuttgart), Vector has subsidiaries in the USA, Japan, France, Great Britain, Italy, Austria, Sweden, South Korea, India, China, and Brazil.