18 September 2013 – QA Systems, the provider of software quality solutions to safety critical markets, today announced the appointment of GrammaTech Inc., a leading developer of software-assurance tools and advanced cyber-security solutions, as its reseller in the U.S. and Canada.
Paul Anderson, VP of Engineering at GrammaTech explained their reasons for offering Cantata, “our customers frequently express interest in dynamic testing, specifically looking to us for expert guidance in their efforts to comply with worldwide software certification standards. With Cantata, we are adding a great solution for achieving code compliance certification at a low cost.”
Cantata has been independently certified by SGS-TÜV as “usable in development of safety related software" up to the highest safety integrity levels for all the main safety related standards: IEC 61508 (general industrial), ISO 26262 (automotive), EN 50128 (railways), IEC 60880 (nuclear power), DO-178B/C (avionics), and IEC 62304 (medical devices standards).
“GrammaTech’s deep technical expertise surrounding code quality made them a natural partner for us in North America,” explained Andreas Sczepansky, CEO of QA Systems. “The combination of static and dynamic testing gives companies significantly deeper coverage when reviewing code for defects. As a result, development teams can expect accelerated development cycles that yield higher quality code.”
“We are pleased to cover such an important software market as North America with a quality reseller, and look forward to making further such announcements in the near future”.
Originally founded as a Cornell University spin-off, GrammaTech’s software analysis solutions are used by software developers worldwide, spanning a myriad of industries including avionics, medical, industrial control, and other applications where reliability and security are paramount. With both static and dynamic analysis techniques that analyze source code as well as binary executables, GrammaTech provides superior static analysis for better software. More info about GrammaTech is available at www.grammatech.com.
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