Exploring Embedded Rust for Functional Safety

By Jack Greenbaum

Talks - Saturday, 18th July

Jack will share his experience with exploring Embedded Rust for use in functional safety systems at Green Hills Software. Jack will share the parts that are easy, a few rough edges for the end to end Embedded workflow, and recommendations for bringing Rust to the broader Embedded Systems market and Function Safety Systems in particular.



Jack Greenbaum

Mr Greenbaum is Senior Director of Engineering at Green Hills Software in Santa Barbara, CA USA. He works in the Advanced Products Group where he is responsible for the development of safety and security critical embedded systems software in application areas such as transportation systems, industrial controls, and aerospace and defense. His background includes experience on both sides of the hardware/software divide, as well as developing both host tooling and run-time software products. His team’s work includes software engineered to global safety and security standards such as IEC 61508, ISO 26262, and ISO 21434, along with their supporting processes. He earned a BS in Computer Science and an MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara.