Arm Compiler has been used for many years in safety-related applications across a wide range of verticals, including automotive, medical, industrial, avionics and railway. To simplify and accelerate the development of safety-certified systems by our customers, Arm offers a comprehensive safety package for the Arm Compiler C/C++ toolchain. The package provides customers with confidence-building evidence for the toolchain justification argument and, in many cases, can eliminate the need for any further toolchain qualification effort. It is available on selected, externally-certified branches of Arm Compiler and includes safety manual, development process document, test and defect reports, TÜV SÜD certificate with assessment reports and long term support and maintenance contract option.
Arm Compiler 5 fulfills the requirements for development tools classified T3 according to IEC 61508-3. It is qualified to be used in safety-related software development according to IEC 61508 and ISO26262.