Part 2: ISO 26262 – Elementary Hardware

Part 2: ISO 26262 – Elementary Hardware

In the first part of our blog we looked at the process of evaluating hardware elements in ISO 26262. In part 2 we will look at the three classes of hardware element and how the process of their evaluation relates to ISO 26262-5:2018.    Operating...
ISO 26262 – Elementary Hardware

ISO 26262 – Elementary Hardware

ISO 26262-8:2018, Section 13 – Evaluation of hardware elements – aims to address the safety compliance of commercial off the shelf (COTS) hardware devices (device we are using to avoid confusion with other terminology). One area here that could be enhanced...
ISO 26262 – Diversity for Diversity’s Sake

ISO 26262 – Diversity for Diversity’s Sake

It’s been a long time coming, but the eagerly awaited second edition of ISO 26262 will soon be released. One of the topics that has led to much discussion over the years, since the first edition was released, is the usage of the tables defining methods and techniques...