Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY RTOS Deployed in Phoenix Contact High Performance Safety Remote Field Controller

NUREMBERG, Germany, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Green Hills Software, the global chief in embedded safety and protection, has found out that Phoenix Contact has selected and deployed the Green Hills INTEGRITY® real-time running system (RTOS) in its RFC 4072S excessive quit safety programmable good judgment controller (PLC).

The RFC 4072S is the primary excessive-performance remote area controller based on Phoenix Contact’s PLCnext Technology, an open environment for cutting-edge automation that can meet all the demands of the IoT world. The controller uses a 2.4GHz twin middle Intel i5 CPU, strolling Yocto Linux, for preferred operations and two one-of-a-kind Arm Cortex A9/A8 processors, stepping the safety-certified INTEGRITY RTOS, for protection programs to make particular the very best stage of isolation.


Phoenix Contact’s PLCnext Technology simultaneously empowers users with software with C++, C#, Matlab Simulink, or the famous IEC 61131 languages at the RFC 4072S. Additionally, the safety element of the controller helps protection programs up to IEC 61508 SIL 3 and may speak with up to 300 PROFIsafe gadgets.

Development of the RFC 4072S utilized the Green Hills Platform for Industrial Safety, including – similarly to the INTEGRITY RTOS, certified to IEC 61508 SIL three – the MULTI® integrated improvement environment and Green Hills Compiler accredited to IEC 61508 SIL 4, Green Hills Probe and SuperTrace™ Probe. Green Hills Software additionally evolved custom-designed protection board guide applications, licensed to IEC 61508 SIL 3, for each Arm SoC.

Alex Dusdal, Product Management – Automation Systems, Phoenix Contact, commented: “By basing our RFC 4072S safety controller on subject-established Green Hills generation, we had been capable of delivering a product that mixes excessive degrees of flexibility, performance, and safety in an unmarried unit. The Green Hills group became extraordinarily supportive in helping Phoenix Contact carry this modern product to market.”

About Green Hills Software

Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software is the global chief in embedded safety and protection. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY®-178 RTOS became the primary and handiest working system to be licensed using NIAP (National Information Assurance Partnership constructed from NSA & NIST) to EAL 6+, High Robustness, the very best level of safety ever executed for any software program product. Our open architecture included improvement answers coping with deeply embedded, absolute security, high-reliability packages for the army/avionics, clinical, business, automobile, networking, client, and other markets that demand enterprise-licensed answers. Green Hills Software is based in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom. Visit Green Hills Software at www.Ghs.Com.

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