“Next-generation mobile designs are becoming increasingly complex and competitive, requiring more advanced tools that speed customers’ time to market for new and differentiated products,” said Robert Tolbert, director of OMAP platform marketing, TI.
Longmont, CO (PRWEB) March 30, 2010
Kozio, Inc. (http://www.kozio.com) today announced the expansion of its in-system diagnostics solution to support the new OMAP™ 4 platform http://www.ti.com/omap4 from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI). Kozio is the trusted technology leader for enabling the fastest path to reliable hardware for embedded designs through in-system diagnostics, which includes at-speed functional tests with interactive and automated interfaces. With more than one million lines of code used today by leading mobile product manufacturers and leveraging their strong experience with OMAP 3 processor diagnostics, Kozio delivers support for the OMAP 4 platform and surrounding technologies including displays, cameras and more. Users of the OMAP 4 platform are now able to take full advantage of Kozio's kDiagnostics® Design Suite http://www.kozio.com/products to simplify the development process. This packaged circuit board test solution requires no design changes or extra equipment, and eliminates the need for OMAP 4 platform developers to write their own test code. Using kDiagnostics, an OMAP 4 platform-specific validation check list is produced for the respective developer in just minutes. The kDiagnostics Design Suite is usable across all product phases, which enables customers to get to market quickly with trusted, tested hardware.
"Next-generation mobile designs are becoming increasingly complex and competitive, requiring more advanced tools that speed customers' time to market for new and differentiated products," said Robert Tolbert, director of OMAP platform marketing, TI. "With Kozio's expanded support for the OMAP 4 platform, customers can quickly and easily develop new mobile devices and applications that deliver the high performance consumers demand."
"The OMAP 4 platform is essential for mobile developers, and Kozio provides a proven packaged software solution that puts the right tools into their hands," said Joe Skazinski, President and CEO, Kozio Inc. "We are positioned to support all custom designs that leverage the OMAP 4 platform, and look forward to helping to make these innovative solutions widely successful."
kDiagnotics® Design Suite http://www.kozio.com/products
The complete Kozio solution is a suite of software tools for board diagnostics, binary image downloading, in-system programming, automated board testing, and power-on self-test. The Kozio architecture has two main components: a target diagnostics application and one or more host applications. kDiagnostics Design Suite includes kDiagnostics -- a binary application personalized to your hardware, that executes from the CPU on your processor-based embedded system -- and a single floating license of ValidationAssistant™ -- a host-based application that provides a graphical user interface for interactively executing tests, downloading images, performing in-system programming of devices such as Flash memory, and troubleshooting assembly or design errors.
Price and Availability
Kozio's kDiagnostics Design Suite with OMAP 4 platform support is available immediately. The price for the royalty-free kDiagnostics Design Suite, fully personalized to run on customer's custom board, starts at $24,950.
About Kozio, Inc. http://www.kozio.com
Kozio, Inc. is the trusted technology leader for enabling the fastest path to reliable hardware for embedded designs through in-system test and diagnostics. Kozio provides a packaged circuit board test solution that requires no design changes or extra equipment. Our solution includes embedded, at-speed functional tests with interactive and automated interfaces. You don't have to write test code and you get a validation check list produced in minutes. Kozio has over a million lines of code used by leading-edge customers across the globe. Companies commonly struggle with time and resources to get the test coverage they need. Kozio customers have it delivered in days. We provide our customers significant resource savings, along with the confidence to ship reliable hardware faster in today's competitive market.