Indyme Retail Solutions Benefits from Corelis Advanced Diagnostics
Corelis Boundary-Scan Tools Pinpoint Hard-to-Find Manufacturing Defects.
As a long time client with Corelis, Indyme has utilized the ScanExpress Runner GANG concurrent boundaryscan test system for high volume production testing and programming. After experiencing unexpected and difficulttoidentify failures in a recent production run on their Connect Start(TM) platform, Indyme opted to add the Corelis ScanExpress ADO module to assist in identifying the root cause of the encountered failures.
Indyme's Connect Start(TM) platform is a versatile event response system used by retailers to conveniently manage and process alarm triggers. The platform is built on highly reliable electronic hardware capable of accepting up to 1,000 alarm input triggers, all in a compact form factor for convenient utility room installation.
"We had been primarily using Corelis tools for high volume go/nogo decisions as well as chip programming," stated Bob Wendt, Indyme's Manufacturing Engineering Manager. "However, this set of circumstances required a tool that could help identify the root cause of our problem. Luckily, Corelis already had a software module with this capability." ScanExpress ADO led debug efforts to the root of the production failure, enabling Indyme to quickly take corrective action and greatly improving manufacturing yield with minimal resource commitment.
Wendt concluded, "With just this one fault identification, the Corelis boundaryscan tools provided a return on our investment far beyond expectations. If you have BGA parts in your product, boundaryscan is a requirement. It isn't really an option if you're serious about testing."
Since patenting the shopper help button 25 years ago, Indyme has developed hundreds of unique communication solutions for some of the world's most competitive retail operators. Our client portfolio comprising over 22,000 stores (from apparel stores to DIY warehouse supermarkets to department stores, and drug to discount stores) testifies to our indepth knowledge of retail operations, broad technical expertise, and a partnership approach to problem solving.
With an Indyme retail solution, your store team can instantly know when a shopper needs assistance, a cashier needs support, or a perimeter door unexpectedly opens, and so much more.
Instant notification of these and dozens of other store events enables rapid response that builds sales, increases productivity and reduces shrink. For more information regarding any Indyme communication solution, please visit our website at www.indyme.com.
Corelis, Inc., a subsidiary of Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc., offers bus analysis tools, embedded test tools, and the industry's broadest line of JTAG/boundaryscan software and hardware products combining exceptional easeofuse with advanced technical innovation and unmatched customer service. Corelis' development and test tools are used by companies such as Agilent, Dell, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, Hewlett-Packard, Motorola, Qualcomm, Nokia, Panasonic, TI, Ford, Broadcom, Ericsson, and many others. Corelis products are found globally in every industry developing or manufacturing electronic products.