The high-tech nature of the design and development work requires Tata Power SED to have a state-of-the-art development environment. The Development environment comprises high-end PCs and SPARC workstations. Extensive use is made of CASE and various testing and debugging tools. Languages supported include C, C++ and Visual C.
Real-time Operating Systems in which Tata Power SED has considerable expertise include VxWorks, pSOS, VRTX, Versa DOS and iRMX. Other Operating Systems which have featured in the products include Unix (and its versions), Solaris, Linux, Windows 98 and Windows NT.
Through the deployment of networked support systems for Configuration Management and an integrated division-wide ERP, traceability of every single hardware and software component throughout the program life cycle is maintained.