Total Phase and Allion Partner Up
June 12, 2018
Total Phase, a leading provider of affordable test and measurement equipment, announced its partnership with the accredited Allion, a company that provides comprehensive testing services and engineering consulting solutions.
Founded in 1991, Allion has maintained top-tier standards as an IT product testing laboratory with world-wide locations including the United States, Taiwan, Japan, China, and Korea. The company is authorized to certify over thirty technical standard logos, including USB, HDMI, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. Allion is the only USB-IF accredited test laboratory to provide comprehensive USB compliance testing with full-coverage for every product category, connector type, data rate, and specification–including USB-C™ and USB 3.0.
Total Phase’s partnership with Allion means an even wider spectrum of testing capabilities for engineers working with USB, allowing them to streamline their path to compliance.
“With Allion being an integral part of many engineers’ testing and development process, we are pleased to have such a partnership where Total Phase can aid in the advancement and reliability of product testing as a first line-of-defense and help attain the most rigorous technical certifications," mentioned Gil Ben-Dov, CEO of Total Phase.
Total Phase’s complete testing suite of Beagle USB Protocol Analyzers, the Advanced Cable Tester, and the USB Power Delivery Analyzer will be preferred tools in the Allion testing labs to ensure compliance with the USB-IF specifications.
Hideaki Nakayama, President of Allion Japan Inc. commented, “Our mission is to provide our clients with the best tools to help launch products to target markets and having Total Phase as a partner will ensure quality and acceleration of our testing and validation processes.”
Total Phase USB tools that will be included in the Allion testing labs:
USB Protocol Analyzers
Total Phase's Beagle family of USB protocol analyzers covers the full spectrum of analysis for today's USB products. They offer engineers a powerful bus sniffing tool with state-of-the-art features, allowing them to quickly analyze USB data in real time, and experience instant and interactive debugging with cross-platform support and access to our free software and API. The Beagle analyzers monitor a wide range of USB speeds including Low-, Full, High-, and SuperSpeed USB.
Advanced Cable Tester
The Total Phase Advanced Cable Tester is the first of its kind. The accompanying applications offer high-fidelity data throughput measurement, thorough continuity testing, IR drop for safe operation/reliability, and E-Marker verification.
Power Delivery Analyzer
The Total Phase USB Power Delivery Analyzer allows monitoring and decoding of Power Delivery protocol traffic on the CC1/CC2 (configuration channel) pins while simultaneously passing through USB 2.0 to USB 3.1 Gen 2 data lines. Additionally, VBUS and VCONN are both monitored, complemented with a graphical view of their current and voltage in correlation to the captured, real-time data.
About Total Phase
Total Phase manufactures powerful and affordable USB, I2C, SPI, eSPI, A2B, and CAN development tools for the embedded systems engineer. The entire line of developer tools combines best-of-breed features, Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X support, royalty-free API, and free software updates, making them perfect additions to any engineer's toolbox. Total Phase products have become the tools of choice for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and research institutions alike. Our satisfied customers represent a diverse array of industries such as automotive, consumer electronics, medical devices, semiconductors, and telecommunications.
Founded in 1991, Allion is an international engineering company which provides customized product testing and consulting services. We are not only an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited test laboratory but also authorized to certify over thirty technical standard logos. Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, Allion has world-wide branches in the US, Japan, Shenzhen and Shanghai, China, and Korea. We aim to help our clients launch best products to the target markets, bringing better lives to people.