ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Embedded Software Testing Solution offers many coverage measures.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
February 27, 2014 - Used for automated unit/module/integration testing of embedded software, TESSY v3.1 delivers coverage measures — Entry Point, Statement, Decision, Function — that help adhere to requirements of different standards regarding functional safety. Solution also features automatic generation of test cases from given values as well as ability to add/remove notes to elements. Other features include interface to winIDEA, support for renumbering of test cases, and optimized command line interface.

TESSY 3.1 Features Additional Coverage Measures


Hitex Development Tools
710 Lakeway Dr.
Sunnyvale, CA, 94086
USA



Press release date: February 19, 2014

The new version 3.1 of TESSY, the tool for automated unit / module / integration testing of embedded software, features additional coverage measures and can also generate test cases from given values.

With the additional coverage measures TESSY adheres better to the requirements of different standards with respect to functional safety. The new coverage measures are Entry Point Coverage (for instance in IEC 61508 highly recommended for SIL 1 applications), Decision Coverage (required by DO-178B/C on level B), and Function Coverage (recommended for instance by ISO 26262 for software integration testing). Furthermore, TESSY allows determining Statement Coverage, a measure mentioned in several standards.

The automatic generation of test cases is done by specifying several single values respectively ranges of values for input variables. From this TESSY generates test cases for all combinations of the input values. This provides a comfortable means for test case generation.

New in TESSY 3.1 is the ability to add notes to elements like requirements, test objects or test cases (and also to remove them). This enables easy management of to-do lists or to give hints on special facts.

Furthermore, TESSY 3.1 features renumbering of test cases to close gaps which are created by deleting test cases.

TESSY 3.1 also integrates an improved command line interface. This enables TESSY to be used for “continuous integration”. Different to the hitherto solution the graphical user interface is not longer needed for command line execution (“TESSY headless”).

TESSY 3.1 allows user-defined names for the test reports generated by TESSY. Using place holders, TESSY can incorporate e.g. project names or the current date in the file name.

TESSY 3.1 can execute tests which are created by the model-based test generating tool MBTsuite from the company sepp.med. TESSY enables hereby the execution of the test on different microcontroller target hardware using the most common cross compilers.

TESSY 3.1 features an interface to winIDEA from company iSYSTEM. Using this interface, TESSY 3.1 can be used to perform unit tests on the unchanged user application (Original Binary Test, OBT). This combination allows using the comfortable test data input and management features of TESSY together with the test execution on the target hardware by winIDEA.

TESSY is available from Hitex Development Tools GmbH.

More information: www.hitex.com/tessy

For more details, please contact:
Headquarters
Hitex Development Tools
Greschbachstr. 12
76229 Karlsruhe, Germany
Internet: www.hitex.de/www.hitex.com

Customer Inquiries
Frank Büchner
Phone: +49/721/9628-125
Fax: +49/721/9628-149
E-mail: sales@hitex.de

USA
Hitex Development Tools
2070 Business Center Drive, Suite 280
Irvine, CA 92612
Internet: www.hitex.com

Customer Inquiries
Phone: (800)-45HITEX
Phone: +1/949/86 30 320
Fax: +1/949/86 30 331
E-mail:  sales@hitex.com
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Software
 More New Product News from this company:
Software Testing Tool supports Melexis microcontrollers.
Software Tool offers integration testing of embedded software.
Evaluation Board for XMC4000 includes WLAN/LAN/USB functions.
Software Testing Solution supports Eclipse/CDT debugger.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Energy Efficiency Optimized on LPC4000 Designs
Tessy Qualified for Safety-Related Development
Tessy Comes with Enhanced Support of ASAP2
Synchronized Tools for Real Low-power Design
Unit Test Tool Supports Code Composer Studio V4
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Testing Software
Quality Management Software
Quality Control Software
Software Development Tools
Join the forum discussion at:
Engineers Lounge




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address