Space Systems Finland selects VectorCAST for ECSS-E-40 Software Development – Software Criticality Category B and C
Finland’s largest developer of software solutions for the aerospace, defense, medical devices, and industrial controls industries chooses the VectorCAST test automation platform for software certification and validation
Vector Software, the world’s leading provider of innovative software solutions for embedded software quality, announced today that VectorCAST has been selected by Space Systems Finland Oy (SSF) to develop and validate satellite software in both its land-based and flight control systems.
SSF develops software and systems design solutions for customers in aerospace, defense, medical devices, machinery, and nuclear industries. The company’s services include system design and development, systems engineering, software development and testing, validation and verification of safety-critical software products, and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
SSF’s development team chose the VectorCAST test automation platform to automate software testing, provide code coverage analysis, and satisfy the Software Verification Process objectives as defined in section 5.8 of the ECSS-E-40 standard.
“Our test tool evaluation team considered several other applications for software testing. We ultimately chose VectorCAST because of its good reporting tools and its support for several programming languages,” stated Timo Latvala, director, sales and technology at Space Systems Finland.
About Vector Software, Inc.
Vector Software is the world’s leading provider of software testing solutions for safety and business critical embedded applications. Companies worldwide in the automotive, aerospace, medical devices, industrial controls, rail, and other business critical sectors rely on Vector Software’s VectorCAST™ test automation platform. The VectorCAST environment enables software development teams to easily automate complex testing tasks to improve software quality, using Test-Driven Development, Continuous Integration, and Change-Based Testing processes to engineer reliable software for accelerated time-to-market release cycles. Vector Software is headquartered in East Greenwich, Rhode Island USA with offices worldwide, and a world-class team of support and technology partners. To learn more, visit: www.vectorcast.com. Follow Vector Software on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.