Established 1983, IAR Systems is a future-proof supplier of software tools and services for embedded development. The company is headquartered in Sweden and has sales and support offices all over the world. Since 2018, Secure Thingz, a provider of advanced security solutions for embedded systems, is part of IAR Systems. Learn more at www.iar.com.
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Shrink-wrapped solution for EN 303645 compliance
Secure Thingz, an IAR Systems Group company, has announced Compliance Suite, a set of tools and training specifically targeted to provide embedded developers with a simplified path to building applications that are compliant with the European EN 303645, UK & Australian 13 Best Practices, and the evolving US Cybersecurity Improvement Act (NISTIR 8259).
Functional safety certification for build tools for Linux
IAR Systems has announced that its build tools supporting deployment in Linux-based frameworks has been certified by TÜV SÜD for functional safety development. The certification covers IAR Build Tools for Linux for Arm, and has been performed according to the requirements of IEC 61508, the international umbrella standard for functional safety, as well as ISO 26262, which is used for automotive safety-related systems.
IAR Embedded Workbench supports 64-bit Arm cores
IAR Systems has announced that its C/C++ development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench for Arm now supports 64-bit Arm cores including Arm Cortex-A35, Cortex-A53 and Cortex-A55. Through IAR Embedded Workbench, IAR Systems provides its customers with diverse microcontroller support as well as adapted licensing options to fit different organisations' needs.
IAR Systems strengthens functional safety offering
IAR Systems has updated the functional safety edition of the leading embedded development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench for Arm with new functional safety certificates. The new certificates add IEC 60730 for Household Appliances, ISO 13849 and IEC 62061 for Machinery Control Systems, IEC 61511 for Process Industry and ISO 25119 for Agriculture and Forestry.
IAR Systems and GigaDevice extend partnership
IAR Systems and GigaDevice have announced their powerful solutions for GD32 Arm-based microcontrollers (MCUs). In June 2020, IAR Systems and GigaDevice announced their partnership for RISC-V. This partnership is now extended into delivering development tools for Arm Cortex-M3, Cortex-M4, Cortex-M23 and Cortex-M33 MCUs, enabling high-quality embedded applications for a wide range of industries.
Trace capabilities for RISC-V development
IAR Systems has extended the complete development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench for RISC-V with additional trace functionality and new compiler optimisations. Building on existing support for a range of MCUs and FPGAs from several vendors, latest version 1.40 introduces support for Nuclei System Technology devices.
IAR systems adds support for Renesas RX microcontrollers
IAR Systems has added support for Renesas RX microcontrollers (MCUs) in build tools supporting implementation in Linux-based frameworks for automated application build and test processes. This addition further extends IAR Systems’ offering for flexible automated workflows.
Functional safety certified Renesas RH850 tools
IAR Systems has added new functionality to its development tools for Renesas' RH850 automotive microcontrollers (MCUs). The latest version of the complete C/C++ compiler and debugger toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench for Renesas RH850 can now optionally generate position-independent code and/or position-independent data.
Functional safety tools to RISC-V with certifications
IAR Systems has extended its strong tools offering for RISC-V by announcing a certified version of its development tools. The functional safety edition of IAR Embedded Workbench for RISC-V will be certified by TÜV SÜD according to the requirements of IEC 61508, the international umbrella standard for functional safety, as well as ISO 26262, which is used for automotive safety-related systems.
IAR Embedded Workbench supports Renesas RE MCU family
IAR Systems has announced the update of its development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench for Arm. The update includes complete coverage for the ultra-low-power Renesas RE microcontroller (MCU) Family. The Renesas RE MCU Family is built around an Arm Cortex-M0+ core and is suitable for IoT devices that require low power consumption, such as wearables and sensing applications for homes, buildings, factories and farms.
New security development tool C-Trust from IAR Systems
IAR Systems has released new versions of the security development tool C-Trust and the Security from Inception Suite, which extend the device support with a number of microcontrollers (MCUs) from Renesas Electronics, further addressing the increased security requirements for embedded applications.
IAR Systems secure code with updated MISRA C compliance
IAR Systems has announced an update of its static code analysis tool C-STAT, an add-on product completely integrated in the complete C/C++ compiler and debugger toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench. The latest version of C-STAT adds coverage for MISRA C:2012 Amendment 1.
IAR Systems and GigaDevice bring RISC-V solutions
IAR Systems and GigaDevice Semiconductor have announced that they have formed a partnership in order to deliver powerful development tools for GigaDevice’s RISC-V based microcontrollers (MCUs).
Efficient embedded software building on Linux
IAR Systems has announced that its extensive product portfolio of embedded software development tools is now extended with build tools supporting implementation in Linux-based frameworks for automated application build and test processes.
Updated functional safety tools for Renesas RL78 MCUs
IAR Systems has extended its tools offering for safety-related software development with the new version of the functional safety edition of IAR Embedded Workbench for Renesas’ low-power RL78 MCUs.
Extended capabilities for safety-critical applications
IAR Systems has launched a new version of its functional safety edition of IAR Embedded Workbench for Renesas’ RX Family of safety-critical application microcontrollers (MCUs). This new version adds extended capabilities including IDE features for improved user experience, stack protection and support for the latest C18 and C++17 language standards.
CERT C compliance for embedded development tools
IAR Systems, the future-proof supplier of software tools and services for embedded development tools, announces the availability of a major update of its static code analysis tool C-STAT in the complete C/C++ compiler and debugger toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench.
Accelerate the development of IoT applications
IAR Systems has announced full coverage for the RA Arm Cortex microcontrollers (MCUs) from Renesas to accelerate the development of IoT applications.. The complete development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench provides powerful code optimisations and comprehensive debugging features in an easy-to-use integrated development environment with excellent worldwide technical support and training.
Enabling mainstream microcontroller device security
IAR Systems has launched a new version of its security development tool C-Trust. Version 1.30 adds a new Security Context Profile that automatically includes the configurations needed for basic device security and Intellectual Property (IP) protection. In addition, IAR Systems has announced support for several devices from STMicroelectronics’ STM32F4 and L4 families, as well as NXP Semiconductors’ Kinetis K65 and K66 devices.
Functional safety tools for eight-bit MCUs
IAR Systems has further extended its strong tools offering for safety-related software development by launching a certified version of its development tools for STM8. STMicroelectronics’ eight-bit STM8 MCUs are used for automotive and other industrial applications where reliability and cost effectiveness are important.