DO-178 & DO-254 Gap Analysis

  • ConsuNova DO-254 and DO-178 Gap Analysis has been widely adopted by many companies providing strategies for Software and Hardware compliance with FAA/EASA standards.
  • Our proprietary Gap Analysis identifies the gaps in your DO-254 or DO-178B or DO-178C process and optimally closes those gaps.
  • All of our clients have reported cost-savings far exceeding the investment in this service. Often, our clients use this detailed report for their cost-estimation for proposals requiring DO-178C or DO-254 compliance.
  • ConsuNova Gap Analysis inspects, interviews, analyzes and reports upon your specific strengths and weaknesses, detailed gaps that must be closed, and provide a plan to close your gaps in the most cost-effective fashion. ConsuNova engineering team has performed more DO-178/254 Gap Analysis’ than all other competitors combined.
  • Dozens of satisfied customers in many different countries are now developing successful aerospace products by utilizing the results of a custom Gap Analysis performed specifically for them by our certification experts.
  • ConsuNova DO-254 and DO-178 Gap Analysis Report answers the following critical questions relative to DO-178 or DO-254:
    • Where am I and where do I need to go?
    • How do I get there?
    • How long is it going to take?
    • How much is it going to cost?
DO-178C and DO-254 Training

ConsuNova offers Executive and Comprehensive Gap Analysis, each crafted and customized to evaluate complex avionics projects:

Executive Gap Analysis
(Expedited on-site delivery within 3 days)
Comprehensive Gap Analysis
(On-site & Off-site within 10 days)
  • ConsuNova presentation on vital key DO-178C and DO-254 requirements.
  • Customer presentation of the system and goals.
  • Private interviews of your key personnel (Engineering, Management, QA, and Test).
  • Evaluation of system architecture and overall assessment of ARP-4754A Gaps.
  • Analysis of Plans, Processes, Configuration, and Quality.
  • Sampling of Requirements, and Architecture (Software, and Hardware).
  • Evaluation of Testing, Reviews and Traceability.
  • Evaluation of applied and missing Tools (applicability of DO-330 Software Tool Qualification).
  • Overall Cost Estimation for each Gap Closure.
  • On-site Presentation of Preliminary Gaps, Strengths and cost.
  • On-Site Evaluation (3 days)
    • ConsuNova presentation on vital key DO-178C and DO-254 requirements.
    • Customer presentation of the system and goals.
    • Private interviews of your key personnel (Engineering, Management, QA, and Test).
    • Assessment ARP-4761 Gaps (Safety Engineering and Practice).
    • Assessment of ARP-4754A Gaps (Systems Engineering) Considerations and Design Assurance.
    • Analysis of Plans, Processes, Configuration, and Quality.
    • Sampling of Requirements (all levels), and Architecture (System, Software, and Hardware).
    • Evaluation of Testing, Reviews and Traceability.
    • Evaluation of applied and missing Tools (applicability of DO-330 Software Tool Qualification).
    • On-site Presentation of Preliminary Gaps and Strengths (areas that are compliant).
  • Off-Site Deep Analysis(7 days)
    • Detailed analysis of the above data by senior engineers, managers, DERs and Certification Experts.
    • Development of detailed Gap Analysis Report.
    • Provide optimal approach (recommendations & roadmap) with estimated effort per activities.
    • Detailed assessments of Tool usage and additional Tools needed.
    • Assessment of COTS, RTOS, and Service History usage.
    • Detailed Cost Estimation for each Gap Closure and overall project.
    • On-site or Webinar addressing any outstanding questions regarding the full report.

Customize your DO-178 or DO-254 Gap Analysis.