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Testing your Boards with Boundary Scan

Testing your Boards with Boundary Scan

There are many different options out there to be testing boards when it comes to the design and manufacturing process of various products. However, we believe that using a boundary scan/JTAG test is the best way to test your boards and have compiled a few reasons...

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3 Benefits of Boundary Scan

3 Benefits of Boundary Scan

In the world of every evolving and changing technology, boundary scan has played a large part in getting new items to the market. Boundary scan was created in an effort to make accessibility to testing multiple boards with a single system. To help you better...

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The demand for Boundary Scan in Aerospace Technology

The demand for Boundary Scan in Aerospace Technology

New technologies in aerospace are constantly being built, tested, approved and launched. For example in 2019, Virgin Orbit launched LauncherOne, outfitting a Boeing 747 to launch the 70ft long rocket from its left wing into outer space. The rocket successfully entered...

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Arriving at Boundary Scans

Arriving at Boundary Scans

In an age where technology is king, electric systems have become part of everyday life. From our smartphones to medical equipment every piece of technology has been able to advance, thanks to rapid changes in how we work with electric systems. Innovation and creation...

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Exploring the field of Electronic Engineering

Exploring the field of Electronic Engineering

Engineering has many different branches that students can expand into as they complete their college degrees and begin searching in the field for a position. Within the world of electric engineering is the smaller yet essential area of electronic engineering.  This...

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Finding Faults with the Test Access Port (TAP)

Finding Faults with the Test Access Port (TAP)

Once a board developer passes along the new board and all related files and procedures to a test developer, the boundary scan test process can begin. We recommend including the TAP Integrity Test at the beginning of your interconnect test because the TAP contains pins...

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How Board Developers Can Save Their Company Time and Money

Information from and communication between board developers and test developers is key to creating a successful boundary scan application…and, to saving time and money. In fact, we advise the board developer certify that boundary scan tests can be enabled and operate...

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A Look at Boundary Scan Description Language (BSDL)

Introduction As miniaturization of PCBs became more desirable, denser (or layered) printed circuit boards began to dominate the market. Testing electrical connectivity between devices posed a huge problem because  board density and complex layering prevented the IC...

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