Vector Software Announces Integration with Reqtify Requirements Management Tool

Date 2013/1/30 4:16:41 | Topic: Product News

Vector Software, the leading provider of dynamic software testing solutions for embedded systems, today announced the integration of its VectorCAST integrated suite of embedded software test tools with the Reqtify requirements management and traceability tool from Dassault Systèmes.

Reqtify is an easy to use interactive tool for managing requirements, traceability, and impact analysis across the entire hardware and software development lifecycle. The Reqtify tool can capture a wide variety of data and file formats from multiple sources.

Using the VectorCAST Requirements Gateway (VectorCAST/RGW), engineers can import software requirements and associate them with VectorCAST test cases, including pass/fail results and code coverage metrics. This mapping can then be pushed back to the requirements management tool for complete traceability. Through a simple and intuitive interface, developers can quickly and easily link requirements to VectorCAST test cases

The VectorCAST / Reqtify integration permits data to flow between the Reqtify requirements management tool and the VectorCAST testing tools. The integration enables organizations to effectively manage their requirement engineering process and to ensure compliance with standards such as IEC 61508, ISO 26262, DO-178B/C, IEC 62304, and more.

“As development cycles accelerate, it is more important than ever for project teams to collaborate throughout the development process. Organizations expect requirements traceability, data analysis, and report generation to be seamlessly integrated within their development environment” said Bill McCaffrey, Chief Operating Officer at Vector Software. “The integration of Reqtify and VectorCAST provides organizations an innovative and industry-proven solution to the problem”.

About Vector Software, Inc.

Vector Software is the world’s leading provider of software testing solutions for safety and business critical embedded applications. Companies worldwide in automotive, aerospace, medical devices, industrial controls, rail, and other business critical sectors, rely on Vector Software’s VectorCAST™. By automating and managing the complex tasks associated with unit, integration, and system level testing, VectorCAST helps organizations accelerate development and ensure the reliability of their embedded software applications. Founded in 1989 by embedded software engineers, Vector Software is headquartered in East Greenwich, Rhode Island USA; with offices worldwide and a world-class team of support and technology partners. To learn more, visit Vector Software at

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