Customer Training Courses

Course Title:

TCS User Course

Tester(s): MS4200 and MS5200 Series
Course Number:  T52-B1
Published: 8 November 2005
  • This is the entry level training course designed to train new EMP Test users on the MS4200 and MS5200 Series Tester.
  • Course duration is 40 hours spread over 5 days, including 18 hrs. of hands-on exercise.
  • Centered around the SRAM standard test program it introduces new users to the MS4200 / MS5200 series Tester and the TCS application.
  • Main topics include system architecture, data based test philosophy and all the TCS parameter group windows.

Module 1: System Overview / DUT Configuration
Hardware overview
Software Architecture
Introduction to TCS / Sybase
Device Configuration tool
Pins and channel Configuration
Resource Names
Block, Burst and Command tables

Module 2: Parametric Tests
Data Based Testing
TCS User Interface
Building a Test: SRAM
DC Parametric
Power, Matrix, PMU Windows

Module 3: Functional Tests
Building a Functional Test
Pattern Sequence Window
Pattern Group Window
Timing Group Window
Timeset Group Window
Output Group Window
Functional Parametric tests

Module 4: Viewing Test Results
TCS Advanced Features
Format Group Window
Datascope Window
Results Management Database
Capture / Source system
CSC Group Window
BCV Bitmap Viewer

Module 5: Analysis Tests
Scramble Group Window
Topological Mapping Overview
Building an Analysis Tests
Analysis Test Definition Window
Axis Group Window
Plot Group Window
Calibration & Diagnostics

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