Phaedrus Systems, IEC 61508 Version 2
Taming IEC 61508 Version 2
News Release from:
14 September 2010
Phaedrus Systems is now supplying RiskCAT61508 for IEC61508, Edition 2. RiskCAT, from CATS Software Tools GmbH, is a tool for rapid and intuitive navigation of the standard, including selection of appropriate measures for a specific project and calculation of the appropriate SILs (Safety Integrity Levels).
The new version 6 of RiskCAT61508 includes, as an optional component, a module for comparing IEC 61508 Edition 2 (2010) against Edition 1 (1998 until 2000). It also has an improved user interface, the option to compare different SILs as well as improvements in the definition of SILs.
RiskCAT, with documentation and a complete version of the standard, is delivered on a USB stick. Existing customers can get the new RiskCAT 61508 as a paid upgrade.