Atego acquires HighRely to boost company's expertise in DO-178B and DO-254 safety-critical software
SAN DIEGO, 3 May 2011. Atego in San Diego, which specializes in collaborative development tools for mission- and safety-critical systems, has acquired HighRely Inc. in Phoenix to boost Atego's expertise in DO-178B and DO-254 safety-critical software certification and training services. HighRely specializes in development tools for critical embedded systems such as avionics.
Atego will establish an AtegoHighRely brand for selling HighRely-developed DO-178B and DO-254 avionics certification and training services. Atego also will fold the HighRelyCheck- and HighRelyTrace-branded engineering tools into Atego's products.
The HighRely acquisition "considerably reinforces our capabilities in the aerospace and avionics market," says Hedley Apperly, vice president of product and marketing at Atego.