Thought Leadership

A selection of posts from T&VS and other industry thought-leaders on a variety of topics relating to making products more reliable, safe and secure.

Generations of Test Automation Frameworks

There are different types of test automation frameworks and need to carefully pick one among them. To complete the process successfully, testers should know the exact requirements. Many organizations are not developing software with waterfall model and not using agile methodologies or combining continuous integration and continuous deployment. This article elaborates how test automation frameworks have [...]

2018-10-15T07:56:06+00:0015th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Penetration Testing: More Than Just Checking a Box

It's become clear that organizations often have misplaced assumptions about what penetration testing should be and what it's meant to do.Penetration testing is a critical step in any IT project.A penetration test is meant to provide visibility and context into what cybersecurity risks are out there. This article elaborates how important is penetration testing in [...]

2018-10-15T07:53:50+00:0015th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Why IoT is the Key to Autonomous Vehicles

Autonomous mobility is enabled by another recent technical phenomenon, the internet of things (IoT). Internet-connected sensors in phones, in vehicles, on roads and in buildings will transform how travellers interact with vehicles and how they move and live in the world's urban centres.This article elaborates how IoT technology is going to enable the vision of autonomous [...]

2018-10-15T07:51:24+00:0015th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Coverage Driven Verification of NVMe Using Questa VIP (QVIP)

Functional coverage is an important part in verifying the completeness of an IP. The key to functional coverage is to make an exhaustive verification plan containing coverpoints and crosses which are extracted from the protocol specification. This article outlines the need for coverage-driven verification for non-volatile memory express (NVMe) and how QVIP achieves it. Read [...]

2018-10-12T10:57:21+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

The Art of Software Performance Testing

In the era of zero-patience for app instability, delivery teams should ensure that their performance testing capability is extremely good.Performance testing examines responsiveness, stability, scalability, reliability, speed and resource usage of a software and infrastructure. This article outlines how performance testing helps to meet the users’ expectations. Read More Find out how T&VS Performance Testing services help [...]

2018-10-12T10:51:37+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

The Internet of Things and Connected Cars: new opportunities and risks

Car connectivity can enable advanced car features, such as repair/maintenance management, autonomous driving and in-car entertainment. Cars are becoming an integrated part of the Internet of Things. With that evolution comes both risks and opportunities for all companies in the car industry. This article outlines how IoT can improve the automotive technology and what all [...]

2018-10-12T10:48:09+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Smart cities maturity still key to unlocking advancement

Population growth presents new challenges and exacerbates existing ones, like traffic congestion, pollution, energy consumption, circular economy and safety.Internet of Things (IoT) can enhance the delivery of everything from street and traffic lighting to garbage collection and crime prevention. This article outlines how IoT technology can help in the implementation of smart cities. Read More [...]

2018-10-12T10:45:12+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

The challenges of Automotive Functional Safety Verification

Functional safety verification is one of the most critical issues for automobile development. Verification engineers developing an SoC for the automotive market must show that it doesn’t have functional safety issues, even if the SoC enters an unexpected state. Here’s the article from Tech Design Forum explains how to tackle the safety verification task ensuring [...]

2018-10-12T05:44:22+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

The Functional Safety imperative in Automotive design

The automotive industry has entered a period of rapid evolution that is changing the way cars are designed & provide a new and improved vehicle safety systems. However, these sophisticated systems require a fool-proof way to keep drivers safe, which is called functional safety. This article from Design Reuse explores why addressing the needs of [...]

2018-10-12T05:41:41+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Compiling for Automotive Safety and Performance

This article from Electronic Design outlines how to build automotive software applications compliant with functional safety standards and describes why it is imperative to select a compiler that is tightly coupled to the hardware so that all safety and performance features can be exploited. Read More Learn more about how T&VS Automotive Verification and Test [...]

2018-10-12T05:39:01+00:0012th October, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|