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Asset InterTech Inc.

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services, test & measuring instruments

In-System Flash Memory Programmer offers 1-2 sec cycle times.

August 28, 2015

Available for design and manufacturing engineers, ScanWorks® can reduce programming times from 10 or more minutes to 1 or 2 sec. FPGA-Controlled Test (FCT) tool inserts board tester with multiple instruments into functional FPGA, and high-speed programming engines, which utilize IEEE 1149.1 JTAG port on FPGAs, can load memories connected to FPGA. Solution can program diverse types of Flash memories, including NOR and NAND, as well as memory connected to FPGA via I²C and SPI buses. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Hardware/Software Debugger fully utilizes Intel Trace Hub.

August 19, 2015

SourcePoint™ provides insight from Intel® Trace Hub to debug Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) that initializes system hardware and software. Able to tap into both hardware and software sources of trace information, debug platform shows engineers exact code execution flow and system message execution information. Trace viewer presents, in understandable form, information from seconds worth of code execution as well as associated data traffic captured during boot process. Read More


Software Tools accelerate µC/OS - II code debugging.

April 17, 2014

With support for Micriµm® µC/OS-II® RTOS, SourcePoint™ debugger gives development engineers multiple views of execution context at every point in code. This level of visibility into OS resources and multithreaded programs accelerates debugging and helps software engineers deliver optimized code. After selecting one OS resource, context-sensitive debug information is automatically displayed. Additional capabilities accelerate preemption cause determination. Read More


Software Debugger accelerates ARM System Trace Macrocell.

November 6, 2013

Shortening development time of multicore, multithreaded SoCs, Arium hardware-assisted SourcePoint™ debugger provides features that optimize processing of ARM's System Trace Macrocell (STM). Developers can overlay system framework onto SoC environment, and features provide system-level perspective of trace data. Functionality accelerates embedded STM trace processing to point where its effects on system performance are negligible; processing of trace statements can be reduced to microseconds. Read More


Debugging Software fixes code running on ARM cores.

October 25, 2013

With Arium SourcePoint™ debugger, designers of systems based on one or more Texas Instruments OMAP application processors with ARM cores can quickly debug software and firmware code. Program includes address translation, dynamic page translation, multiple code formats, and self-diagnostics test suite. To serve needs of different types of design teams, LC-500S run-control probe and LX-1000 Trace Port Analyzer both support SourcePoint debugger. Read More


Software Debugger supports microarchitecture with RTIT.

October 17, 2013

Arium SourcePoint™ enables software engineers to take advantage of Silvermont Real-Time Instruction Trace (RTIT) capability when debugging code for multicore SoCs based on Intel® Silvermont microarchitecture. Functionality extends debug and trace capabilities over entire Silvermont SoC, while instruction capture and display features make process intuitive due to various views developer gains into code execution. Additionally, timestamps accurate to particular processor cycle are provided. Read More

services, software, test & measuring instruments

Debugging Tools target ARM code in TI KeyStone II architecture.

October 2, 2013

Arium SourcePoint debugger for ARM provides set of software and firmware debugging tools for designers of applications such as networking systems, imaging, HPC, gaming, media processing, and others based on processors with multicore Texas Instruments KeyStone II architecture. To serve needs of different types of design teams developing range of applications, two Arium run-control probes are available. Debugger also provides post-capture analytics, results graphing, and search functionality. Read More


Validation and Test Tools support Intel architecture.

September 18, 2013

Supporting Xeon, Core, and Atom platforms, ScanWorks HSIO Tools work with Intel SVT electrical validation capabilities to measure and optimize operational timing and voltage margins on high-speed data links and buses such as PCI Express, Direct Media Interface, and DDR3/4 memory buses, all of which terminate in processor or chipset. In board manufacturing test setting, ScanWorks Boundary-Scan Test and Processor-Controlled Test function with Intel SVT to diagnose structural and at-speed defects. Read More


Test/Validation Toolset aid Intel Xeon, Core, and Atom designs.

September 12, 2013

ScanWorks HSIO for Intel® Architecture (IA) bundles tools for all 3 Intel silicon brands – Xeon®, Core™, and Atom™ – under one license. Tools work with Intel® Silicon View Technology (Intel® SVT) electrical validation capabilities to measure and optimize operational timing and voltage margins on high-speed data links and buses, all of which terminate in processor or chipset. Functioning interactively with Intel SVT, ScanWorks investigates root causes of low operating margins on said buses. Read More


Embedded Instrument Software supports on-chip Intel® SVT.

June 5, 2013

Functioning interactively with Intel® Silicon View Technology, ScanWorks supports validation, debug, and test capabilities embedded into processors and chipsets. Specifically, ScanWorks High Speed Input/Output tools work with Intel SVT electrical validation capabilities to measure and optimize operational timing and voltage margins on high-speed data links and buses such as PCI Express Graphics, DMI, and DDR3/4 memory bus, all of which terminate in processor or chipset. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, controls & controllers

PXI Controller supports 4 test technologies.

May 7, 2013

Operating from PC and PXI chassis, ScanWorks® PXI-1000 can apply boundary-scan tests based on IEEE 1149.1/6 standards (JTAG), processor- and FPGA-controlled tests, and access instruments embedded in chips via IEEE P1687 Internal JTAG (IJTAG) standard. Controller comes with single-port interface pod for connecting ScanWorks to board being tested; up to 8 controllers can be installed in one PXI chassis for testing multiple circuit boards simultaneously. Read More


IJTAG Tool Suite helps debug SoCs, test circuit boards.

March 29, 2013

ScanWorks® IJTAG Test lets engineers access, control, and automate operations of test and measurement instruments embedded in chips. Suite supports IEEE P1687 Internal JTAG (IJTAG) standard for embedded instrumentation, providing method for debugging designs by standardizing how engineers control and access instruments embedded on chip. IJTAG Test tools can read ICL and PDL, and GUI lets engineers drag-and-drop instruments and specific operations to automatically develop test routines. Read More

software, test & measuring instruments

I/O Validation Tools support Intel Atom micro server designs.

August 16, 2012

Taking advantage of Intel's embedded instrumentation technology, ScanWorks® HSIO for Intel® Architecture can non-intrusively validate signal integrity of high-speed I/O and memory buses without placing physical probe on bus. Software-based toolkit supports all Intel processor platforms, including Intel Core(TM) processors for desktop, mobile, and ultrathin laptops; Intel Xeon® processors for servers, embedded and communications, and storage systems; and Atom processors for micro servers and SoCs. Read More

electronic components & devices, software, test & measuring instruments

Board-Tester-in-a-Chip has embedded memory test instruments.

August 13, 2012

ScanWorks® FCT provides embedded instrumentation library for FPGA-controlled test (FCT) circuit board test tool, giving electronics manufacturers non-intrusive means of increasing test coverage. Included DDR2/DDR3 memory link test instrument and generic memory tester can be temporarily embedded in functional FPGA on circuit board. After engineers select required instruments, ScanWorks FCT automatically configures, inserts, operates, and removes FPGA-based board tester. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Controller Kits for ScanWorks leverage PCI Express® bus.

May 31, 2012

Platform controllers PCIe-1000 and PCIe-410 support ScanWorks validation, test, and debug tools. Able to accelerate test throughput by plugging into high-speed PCIe bus in PC where ScanWorks is running, kits can apply ScanWorks non-intrusive board tests (NBT) to circuit board. PCIe-1000 consists of single-TAP controller for JTAG testing, and PCIe-410 controller kit has 4-port interface pod that can test up to 4 circuit boards simultaneously. Read More


Testing Software inserts and operates board-tester-in-a-chip.

September 28, 2011

With ASSET® ScanWorks® platform for embedded instruments, engineers can select instruments they need, set parameters, and insert them into FPGA to function as circuit board tester. Program automatically generates all constructs for embedded tester, facilitates synthesis of instrument code into firmware, and creates software image of tester to program FPGA. Once inserted, ScanWorks FCT operates board-tester-in-a-chip from drag-and-drop interface to perform validation, test, and debug. Read More


JTAG-based Embedded Debugger diagnoses Intel® x86 systems.

April 6, 2011

ScanWorks embedded diagnostics solution implements hardware-based run control in system firmware. Once debugger has been installed, systems can be debugged remotely from anywhere and at anytime without any external JTAG emulator hardware. Firmware operates out of x86-based circuit board's service processor or Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) and may be implemented in FPGA on board. Solution can access Intel x86 processor through its debug port to diagnose system faults/failures. Read More


Software Tools debugs 22 nm CPU-based circuit board designs.

March 8, 2011

Offered as Web-based solution, ScanWorks® High-Speed IO Toolkit for PC Client validates and debugs circuit board designs targeting Intel® CoreT processors for desktop/mobile designs that will be fabricated at 22 nm process node. Diagnostic tool can graphically visualize and display validation and debug information down to individual bit or specific lane on high-speed serial bus. Funtionality meets validation and debug needs of engineers designing for mobile and desktop marketplaces. Read More


Validation and Test Software supports Intel® CoreT processors.

February 22, 2011

ScanWorks® platform for embedded instruments is validation and test platform that supports Intel 2nd generation Core i3, i5, and i7 processors. It enables manufacturers to perform structural and functional tests at processor speeds on circuit boards. Multiple test technologies are supported, including processor-controlled test which can control circuit board's processor and assert structural and functional validation and test routines on board. Read More


Testing Software validates DDR3 memory for Intel platforms.

September 20, 2010

Designed for memory suppliers, ScanWorks® DDR3 Memory Toolkit verifies performance of bus that connects DDR3 memory devices to Intel's processors. Toolkit employs Intel® IBIST Interconnect Built-In Self Test embedded instrumentation in Intel processor to drive data patterns onto bus. These patterns form basis for tests that verify read/write capabilities. In addition, certain operational parameters on bus, such as voltage and signal timing, can be modulated. Read More

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