ISO 26262 Confidence in the use of softwar tools: ISO 26262-8 in chapter 11 defines the requirements for software tools that are used in an ISO 26262 compliant software development process. In the practical usage of chapter 11 of ISO 26262-8 many questions often arise, which partly lead to very creative approaches regarding tool qualification.
The following article clarify open questions in this subject and provides answers to the following 3 questions:
- Why does ISO 26262 require a proof of confidence in the tools used at all?
- What are the requirements of ISO 26262?
- How to deal with the ISO 26262 Confidence in the use of softwar tools topic?