ANSYS Medini Analyze implements key safety analysis methods (HAZOP, FTA, FMEA, FMEDA, CMA) in one integrated tool. It supports the efficient and consistent execution of the safety-related activities that are required by applicable safety standards.

Medini Analyze is well integrated with other engineering tools and enables safety analysis based on design models by utilizing standards like SysML. The application scope ranges from the early conceptual phase through product development all the way down to detailed analysis on the semiconductor level.

ANSYS Medini Analyze

ANSYS Medini Analyze offers state-of-the-art analysis methods bundled in a model-based environment :

  • Safety analysis and design according to ISO 26262 for E/E systems and software controlled safety-related functions.
  • Integration of architectural/functional design with methods for quality, reliability and functional safety analysis.
  • Support of operational situation analysis, hazard and risk analysis, Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), Failure Mode and Effects.
  • Analysis (FMEA), probabilistic analysis and hardware failure metrics.
  • Quality analysis for product design and related processes according to SAE J1739, VDA quality handbook, etc.
  • Complete end-to-end traceability.
  • Customizable generation of work products and of documentation.
  • Teamwork support including a sophisticated compare and merge technology.
  • Integration with ANSYS SCADE Architect, IBM® Rational® DOORS, IBM® Rational® Rhapsody, Enterprise Architect, MATLAB®/Simulink®, Stateflow®, PTC Integrity, MS® Office, TortoiseSVN, IBM® Rational®.
  • ClearCase, IBM® Rational® Team Concert and others.

Features of ANSYS Medini Analyze

Medini Analyze is applied in the development of safety-critical E/E and SW controlled systems in domains like automotive, aerospace or industrial equipment. It is specifically tailored to the domain-specific standards ISO 26262, IEC 61508 and ARP4761.

Capture your functional, technical or HW/SW safety concepts in models integrating safety requirements, safety goals and safety architecture.

Evaluate the safety of your HW design based on well established standard reliability handbooks and widely used quantitative analysis methods like FTA or FMEDA.

Collaborate in a team of safety engineers by sharing, comparing and merging safety projects, and integrate with task management systems for workflow support.

Adapt medini easily to company-specific processes, guidelines and templates.

Generate reports and all required safety documentation directly from your safety concepts, and analyze using a powerful reporting engine.

Find and solve safety-critical issues in your safety concepts using inductive and deductive method directly tied to your design models.

Validate the standard compliance of your safety concepts using integrated rich traceability and automatic constraint checking.

Seamlessly exchange engineering and safety artifacts like requirements, design models based on interfaces, and standard management and design tools.

Benefit from the tight coupling of medini analyze with the ANSYS product family for system design, software development and system simulation.