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Economics, Technology Drive Industry To Non-Intrusive Board Test
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Economics, Technology Drive Industry To Non-Intrusive Board Test.

Non-intrusive board test (NBT) has become an increasingly critical facet of contemporary board test strategies. Recent developments in basic electronic technology as well as the evolving economics of electronic test have combined to make NBT and the test technologies that comprise it, such as boundary-scan test, processor-controlled test (PCT) and built-in self test (BIST), a necessity.

Credit / Source: Alan Sguigna | ASSET InterTech

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