ISO 26262 is the automotive industry-specific standard adapted from the larger functional safety IEC 61508 specification. 

Read this paper to learn the background on ISO 26262 and its goals, as well as how Parasoft C/C++test can help automotive software development organizations achieve compliance with ISO 26262.

This paper covers how to facilitate the software quality tasks specified in ISO 26262, including:

  • static code analysis

  • data flow static analysis

  • metrics analysis

  • peer code review

  • unit testing

  • runtime error detection

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