Platform for secure connected car tackles “critical safety and security demands”

July 11, 2017 // By Graham Prophet
Green Hills Software’s solution Combines Highest Levels of Multi-Level Security and ASIL Safety with Mature V2X Security Toolkit and Certificate Management Service

The company presents its offering as the most comprehensive-available solution for vehicle and smart city manufacturers building vehicle-to-anything (V2X) and European car-to-anything (C2X) On-Board Units (OBU) and intelligent transportation infrastructure. Together with INTEGRITY Security Services (ISS), a Green Hills Software company, and first partners Autotalks and Commsignia, this Platform enables a path for OEMs and Tier 1s to immediately address the range of challenges to design, develop and deploy the most secure and efficient V2V solutions for the next generation of vehicle awareness as outlined in the US Department of Transportation (US DOT) New Proposed Rule Making (NPRM), Docket number NHTSA-2016-0126. The Green Hills Platform for Secure Connected Car is, the company says, the first and only platform of its kind to incorporate security, safety and device management in one platform.


Green Hills Software, INTEGRITY Security Services and its strategic partners Autotalks and Commsignia have developed a portfolio of integrated V2X capabilities to help speed the design innovation for the next generation of connected vehicles globally. The first instantiation of the Platform highlights partners Autotalks and their secure V2X automotive SoC and Commsignia for its complete V2X stack, extensive standards-based applications and Commsignia IEEE 1609.2 security.


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INTEGRITY RTOS – proven total reliability and separation security with Common Criteria EAL 6+ security credentials and ISO 26262 ASIL D safety certification.


INTEGRITY Multivisor 64-bit Secure Virtualization – brings a decade of experience in safely and securely virtualizing guest operating systems alongside system-critical applications on a single platform.


Advanced Software Development Tools – including MULTI IDE, Optimizing C/C++ compilers, ISO26262 ASIL C/D qualification, MISRA C Adherence Checker and other integrated tools to produce automotive-grade code that attains the highest possible execution speed. The Green Hills Probe and SuperTrace Probe connect MULTI to the target for board bring-up, trace debugging and multicore, multi-mode run