High Integrity C++
High Integrity C++ (HIC++ or formerly HICPP) is a software coding standard for the C++ programming language developed by Programming Research Limited. The latest revision, version 4.0, was released in October 2013 and documents 155 rules that restrict the use of ISO C++ language to improve software maintenance and reliability in high reliability or safety critical applications.
Notable Tools that check for compliance with High Integrity C++ are:
- 1.0 – 3 October 2003
- 2.0 – 20 October 2003
- 3.0 – 24 January 2008
- 4.0 – 3 October 2013
- "PRQA releases new high reliability C++ coding blueprint". http://www.electronicsweekly.com/. 3 October 2013. External link in
- MISRA C++:2008. The Motor Industry Software Reliability Association. 2008. p. 174.