QNX OS for Safety

 

Streamline your products’ functional safety certifications with our pre-certified microkernel operating system specifically tailored for safety-critical embedded systems and toolchains pre-qualified for building these systems.

Ideal for building complex safe systems, the QNX® OS for Safety is a full-featured, real-time OS designed for use in every sector where reliable, functionally safe embedded software is critical: medical devices, industrial controls, aerospace, automotive, power generation, robotics and rail transportation. It includes the safety certificates and documentation you need to correctly develop and certify your safety-critical software systems.

Streamline your products’ functional safety certifications with a microkernel operating system pre-certified specifically for safety-critical embedded systems, and toolchains pre-qualified for building these systems. Ideal for building complex safe systems, the QNX® OS for Safety is a safety-certified real-time operating system designed for use in every sector where safe, reliable embedded software is critical: medical devices, industrial controls, aerospace, automotive, power generation, robotics and rail transportation. Certified by TÜV Rheinland to IEC 61508 SIL 3, ISO 26262 ASIL D, and IEC 62304 Class C, the QNX OS for Safety lets you focus your talents and efforts on developing the systems your customers need. Your OS will meet your performance and dependability requirements and facilitate your systems’ safety-certifications.

The QNX OS for Safety at a Glance

Software Safety Certifications

  • Certifications by 105 Rheinland, most recently in 2020
  • IEC 61508:2010 SIL 3
  • ISO 26262:2018 ASIL D
  • IEC 62304 Class C

Certified C Library

  • IEC 61508:2010 SIL 3
  • ISO 26262:2018 ASIL D
  • IEC 62304 Class C

Certified CI++ Library

  • ISO 26262:2018 ASIL B

Qualified C and C++ Toelchains

  • IEC 61508-3:2010 SIL 3: TCL3 and TO
  • ISO 26262-8:2018 ASIL D: TCL3 and T3

POSIX Compliant

  • Validation using PSE 54 test suite
  • Supports a broad range of POSIX API specifications

Safety Documentation

  • Safety Certificates
  • Safety Manual
  • Installation and Usage Guide
  • Hazard and Risk Analysis
  • Safety Case
  • Release Notes

QNX Neutrino RTOS Features

The CINX OS for Safety provides you with a safety-certified foundation on which to build your systems and the benefits of a full-featured, deterministic OS for embedded systems, including:

  • Microkernel architecture
  • High availability manager
  • Protected direct memory access (DMA)
  • Adaptive partitioning
  • Layered security
  • Instrumented microkernel
  • Complete net of user documentation

Processor Support

  • 64 bit support for the latest ARMv8 and x86-64 SoCs