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Functional Test Technology Partners: Geotest and JTAG Technologies announce integrated system

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Functional Test Technology Partners: Geotest and JTAG Technologies announce integrated system

Stevensville, MD.  (June 22, 2009) – Following a successful series of JTAG / Functional test seminars in Europe and the United States, Geotest - Marvin Test Systems and JTAG Technologies are pleased to announce a new Technology Partnership.  Under the partnership, Geotest now offers pre-configured PXI test systems including the JTAG Technologies’ high-performance JT 37x7/PXI boundary-scan controller.   Included with the boundary scan test option is JTAG Technologies’ high-level driver suite for Geotest’s ATEasy software which facilitates integrating boundary-scan applications as part of an overall functional test strategy.

The preconfigured Geotest Basic Automated Test System (GBATS) offers functional and structural test methods in a compact PXI-based platform as well as providing high-throughput in-system programming for flash memories and programmable logic devices.  
James Stanbridge, JTAG Technologies’ Sales Manager in UK, commented, “We’re very pleased to have worked with Geotest in offering the test community such a practical and beneficial system.  During the recent seminars, we’ve had a good close-up view of customer needs and the combined capability we offer with Geotest should be right on target.”

Mike Dewey, Geotest’s Senior Marketing Product Manager, added, “Combining functional and boundary scan test methods is a test strategy that we see more and more users adopting. Our partnership with JTAG Technologies is a natural fit for providing customers with solutions that meet these demands and address the need for test coverage and throughput, particularly for boards with limited test access.”

The GBATS TS-720 system with the JT controller is available in 6-8 weeks. JTAG Technologies’ PIP/ATEasy software integration package is available immediately and is priced at $6250.

For more information, please contact:

Mike Dewey
Sr. Product Marketing Product Manager
949 263 1203 (fax)
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JTAG Technologies
Ray Dellecker
North America Marketing Manager
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About JTAG - JTAG Technologies is a market leader and technology innovator of boundary-scan software and hardware products and services, focusing on the development of boundary-scan technology.  It was the first to bring to the market such important advances as automated test generation, automated flash and PLD programming via boundary-scan, and visualized boundary-scan analysis.  Its customers include world leaders in electronics design and manufacturing such as Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Flextronics, Honeywell, Medtronic, Motorola, Nokia, Philips, Raytheon, Rockwell-Collins, Samsung, and Sony.  Its innovative boundary-scan products provide test development, test execution, coverage analysis and in-system programming applications.  With an installed base of over 6,000 systems worldwide, JTAG Technologies serves the communications, medical electronics, avionics, defense, automotive, and consumer industries with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.  JTAG Technologies headquarters are located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

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About Geotest - A subsidiary of the Marvin Group (Inglewood, CA) Geotest - Marvin Test Systems, Inc. is a global supplier of PXI and PC-based test products, systems, and solutions. Geotest's products and systems are used worldwide in thousands of aerospace, semiconductors, communications, medical, industrial, and military test applications.