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Knowledge base articles covering topics such as integration of Marvin Test Solutions products, new functionality, and frequently asked questions. Articles cover PXI Instruments, ATEasy software, LabView integration, etc. and should be a first stop for anyone with questions.

Solving Functional Test Obsolescence

This paper provides an overview of how MTS' GENASYS functional test system can successfully address both current and future test needs that are presently supported by legacy functional test platforms.

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Q200323

Oct 16, 2019

Countering Cybersecurity and Counterfeit Material Threats in Test Systems

This paper explores the ATE cybersecurity issue from the perspective of the test development environment, including the use of test executives, and the challenges associated with minimizing impact to data integrity and access to control, as well as the potential impact on the UUT from substandard counterfeit parts and those embedded with malware. Read more...

Q200260

Oct 10, 2019
White Paper

White Paper: Solving Functional Test Obsolescence

This paper provides an overview of how MTS' GENASYS functional test system can successfully address both current and future test needs that are presently supported by legacy functional test platforms. Read more...

Q200322

Sep 12, 2019

Presentation: User Programmable FPGAs for ATE - Trends and Applications

FPGAs are an increasingly popular choice for automated test systems, providing the basis for custom modular instrumentation that is user-reprogrammable to address changing test requirements. Read more...

Q200325

Sep 5, 2019

The PXI Standard – A Summary of Updates and Enhancements to the PXI Specifications

This paper reviews the specific details and rationale associated with the revisions made to seven of the specifications which are maintained by the PXI Systems Alliance (PXISA). Read more...

Q200324

Sep 5, 2019

Addressing ATE Instrument Obsolescence with Form / Fit / Function Compatible Solutions – A Case Study

This paper discusses how the use of a form / fit / function instrument replacement solution was employed for replacing pulse and arbitrary waveform function generators that are part of the Hybrid Test Set (HTS) AN/USM-484 test system. Read more...

Q200255

May 24, 2019
White Paper

White Paper: Modernizing Military Flightline Test Sets With the MTS-207

The PATS (Portable Automated Test Set)-70 is a flightline test set that is based on the MTS-207 for supporting and maintaining a variety of A-10/C systems. Read more...

Q200284

May 24, 2019
White Paper

White Paper: Target Simulators for Modern Munitions

The quest for commonality, capability and long term sustainment of armament test equipment for optically guided smart weapons Read more...

Q200320

Sep 25, 2018
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White Paper: Leveraging Industry Standards for User Programmable FPGA Instrumentation

This paper discusses the use of industry standard design tools, the proper use of intellectual property (IP), and the use/adoption of standardized FPGA interfaces such as the ANSI/VITA 57 standard. Read more...

Q200319

Sep 25, 2018
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White Paper: Next Generation Armament Test Solutions for the Flightline

This paper provides an overview of flightline armament testers and presents key features of a next generation flightline tester that is capable of supporting multiple aircraft platforms and weapon systems as well as being upgradeable for future test needs. Read more...

Q200318

Sep 20, 2018

Presentation: User Programmable FPGA PXI Instrumentation for Functional Test – Applications and Best Practices

This presentation will provide an overview of best practices associated with the design and programming of FPGAs. Read more...

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