Cimtek Collaborates with National Instruments for Xbox 360 Test Solution
-- Posted by XanTium on June 6 10:16 EST
From the press release:
Burlington, Canada June 6, 2006 -- CIMTEK Ltd. announces National Instruments as a key collaborator in the development of the Xbox 360 test solution, enabling faster, more accurate and lower cost test for high volume production.
Microsoft selected CIMTEK as a test strategy design and development partner to devise a global solution to test the new Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. CIMTEK worked with National Instruments to meet critical time to market demands while keeping quality high and costs low. CIMTEK's experience in developing complex test solutions for global customers combined with National Instruments PC-based modular instrument and data acquisition technology was essential in the success of Xbox 360 global test strategy.
About the test solution strategy for the Xbox 360
CIMTEK utilized key test technologies together with their unique process of applied Professional Test Engineering in order to design systems for testability and to lower the cost of test services. CIMTEK recommended the creation of five (5) different test platforms with centralized control and reporting. These testers are being implemented throughout the manufacturing process in China where the Xbox is manufactured.
Read the whole press release here.