AXIe Starter Board

Starter BoardThe Starter Board is an AXIe 3.1 compliant instrument board that provides the complete system interface and AXIe infrastructure that enables you to create a custom AXIe instrument.


AXIe 3.1 Infrastructure Support

  • PCI Express Endpoint
  • Instrument Clocks
  • Connection to Calibration Bus & Analog Bus via relays
  • Connection to 4 Differential Star Triggers
  • Connection to User Synchronization Bus
  • Connection to 152 DUT I/O Signals
  • Intelligent Power Management Controller

Instrument Development

Mezzanine connectors simplify custom instrument design:

  • PCI Express
  • DUT I/O
  • Calibration & Analog Bus
  • Triggering I/O
  • General Purpose Control Signals
  • Clocks

Software-controlled on-board logic:

  • 4 triggers from DSTARs to instrument or from instrument to DSTARs, including conditioning logic
  • Drive and receive the User Synchronization Bus
  • 96 general purpose I/O to control instrument functions

Access to on-board FPGA and interface IP for 3rd-party customization

Software / Programming

  • Full API access to all functionality
  • Debug tools

Test system and instrument datasheets are available here.

All Test Evolution AXIe chassis and instruments comply with the AXIe 3.1 standard. AXIe-89x36