Accession Number : ADD012858

Title :   Automation Initialization of Reconfigurable On-Line Automatic Test System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sollman,Larry C

Report Date : 16 Dec 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A reconfigurable, automatic test equipment system having a controller connected by a system bus to a plurality of IEEE-488 based instrument resource stations is characterized by automatic initialization capability including automatic address searching. Automatically initializable resource stations each include an initializing circuit cooperable with the controller and respective resource to zero in on successive characters of a unique identifier for each resource. (Patents)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *TEST EQUIPMENT, AUTOMATIC, ON LINE SYSTEMS, RESOURCES, STATIONS, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE