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LDRAlite™ for ARM® DS-5 Software
Reduce cost of functional safety and MISRA Compliance within ARM DS-5 Development Studio

Ensures coding standard compliance for MISRA

  • Eliminates early lifecycle errors
  • Improves software clarity, consistency and maintainability
  • Certified by SGS TÜV SAAR and TÜV SÜD for functional safety

LDRAlite for ARM DS-5 enforces compliance with the MISRA coding standards and provides clear visibility of software flaws that might typically pass through the build and test process and become latent problems.

LDRAlite complements the certified ARM Compiler and safety qualification kit, making ARM DS-5 the ideal software development platform for ARM-based products in use in safety-critical markets such as automotive, industrial controls, and medical device applications.


Automatically generated code violation reports increase developer productivity, ensure standard compliance and, ultimately, software quality.

MISRA Supported Coding Standards

LDRAlite supports the following MISRA coding standards:

  • MISRA C:1998
  • MISRA C:2004
  • MISRA C:2012
  • MISRA C++:2008

LDRAlite for ARM DS-5 Software is compatible with both ARM Compiler 5 and ARM Compiler 6.

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What is LDRAlite?

LDRAlite enables compliance with functional safety standards including ISO 26262 and IEC 61508. These standards, used widely in safety-critical applications in the automotive and industrial markets, recommend the use of the MISRA coding standard for C/C++ to improve software product quality, consistency, clarity and maintainability.