CERTON, a Cyient company, provides safety-critical engineering tools and solutions to the aerospace industry with a focus on ARP-4754A systems, DO-178 software, and DO-254 electronic hardware. CERTON has experience in all aspects of the process oriented product development lifecycle and ensures successful TSO/Type Certification for design assurance levels A – D. Our early involvement in the lifecycle greatly improves the ease at which certification can be obtained by minimizing costly rework and using our plans that have helped our previous clients obtain FAA approval. Our engineers apply independent validation and verification early and often in the design lifecycle to ensure requirements are complete, concise, traceable, and testable.
Commercial Aviation Applications
The commercial avionics market is in constant need of certification. CERTON can assist suppliers and manufacturers by providing training, consulting, and verification testing for various safety-critical systems. Following the guidance described in ARP-4754A, DO-178C, and DO-254 provides a standardized approach for lifecycle development phases and documentation. Integrated Module Avionics is a new area in commercial aircraft to perform complex certification tasks. CERTON provides a solution by assisting suppliers in adapting their processes to those outlined in DO-178 and DO-254 in order to achieve certification. CERTON uses our expertise to identify common issues seen in past projects and help to mitigate the risk of repeating those errors.
General Aviation Applications
CERTON recognizes that the General Aviation Avionics market is extremely competitive and any advantage over your competitor can make a difference. The ability to offer avionics that are certified to ARP-4754, DO-178, and DO-254 standards while controlling costs and remaining competitive is a challenge that CERTON can help achieve. Our business model is focused on Firm-Fixed Pricing (FFP) with real-world experience in face to face Stage of Involvement (SOI) audits with FAA DER’s. Our involvement on your Avionics certification project starts with our governance in the initial design and requirements stage. It is here we apply our knowledge and years of experience aiding our customers in writing good requirements that are testable and concise while adhering to the rigorous processes and guidelines called out in ARP-4754, DO-178 and DO-254 standards. Our early involvement in your project design lifecycle greatly improves the ease at which certification can be obtained by minimizing costly rework and using our plans that have helped our previous customers smoothly obtain FAA approval on their equipment. Let CERTON use our experience, templates, plans and procedures on your certification project to minimize costs, time to certified product, a