Green Hills Software, the worldwide chief in embedded safety and security, has found out that Phoenix Contact has selected and deployed the Green Hills INTEGRITY® actual-time operating gadget (RTOS) in its RFC 4072S high-end safety programmable logic controller (PLC).
The RFC 4072S is the first excessive-performance far-flung discipline controller primarily based on Phoenix Contact’s PLCnext Technology, open surroundings for cutting-edge automation that is able to meet all the demanding situations of the IoT global. The controller uses a 2.4GHz twin-middle Intel i5 CPU, jogging Yocto Linux, for preferred operations and two distinctive Arm Cortex A9/A8 processors, jogging the safety-licensed INTEGRITY RTOS, for safety packages to make certain the best level of isolation.
Phoenix Contact’s PLCnext Technology empowers the person to software with C++, C#, Matlab Simulink or the famous IEC 61131 languages on the RFC 4072S simultaneously. Additionally, the protection detail of the controller supports protection packages as much as IEC 61508 SIL 3 and might speak with as much as 300 PROFIsafe devices.
Development of the RFC 4072S utilized the Green Hills Platform for Industrial Safety including – in addition to the INTEGRITY RTOS, certified to IEC 61508 SIL 3 – the MULTI® incorporated development surroundings and Green Hills Compiler certified to IEC 61508 SIL four, Green Hills Probe and SuperTrace™ Probe. Green Hills Software also advanced custom designed protection board aid packages, licensed to IEC 61508 SIL three, for every of the Arm SoCs.
Alex Dusdal, Product Management – Automation Systems, Phoenix Contact, commented: “By basing our RFC 4072S protection controller on discipline-demonstrated Green Hills era, we have been able to deliver a product that mixes excessive levels of flexibleness, overall performance, and protection in a single unit. The Green Hills team become extraordinarily supportive in supporting Phoenix Contact to carry this innovative product to market.”
About Green Hills Software
Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software is the worldwide chief in embedded safety and security. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY®-178 RTOS was the first and simplest operating device to be certified by means of NIAP (National Information Assurance Partnership made from NSA & NIST) to EAL 6+, High Robustness, the very best stage of protection ever performed for any software product. Our open architecture integrated improvement answers cope with deeply embedded, absolute protection and excessive-reliability applications for the military/avionics, clinical, industrial, automotive, networking, customer and different markets that call for enterprise-licensed solutions. Green Hills Software is founded in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom. Visit Green Hills Software at www.ghs.com.