Similarities and Conflicts Between Agile and Safety-Critical Software Developers

In the last two weeks, SoftComply went to the Atlassian Summit and to the Advamed Conference. Both, the software conference and the medical device conference were huge in their number of attendees as well as in the number of parallel sessions with interesting talks and wonderful networking opportunities. Yet, it would be hard to find […]

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What is software risk management in safety-critical domains?

In the Medical Device market, safety is defined as freedom from unacceptable risk. Even regulatory agencies acknowledge that there is no such thing as a risk-free medical device. Medical device manufacturers have to aim for safer medical devices which, in turn, result in fewer device recalls. Risk Management is the process by which software risks […]

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