Author Archives: Joe Skazinski

About Joe Skazinski

Joe co-founded Kozio in 2003 and operated as the CEO before becoming the CTO. He has more than twenty two years of direct industry experience and is the co-author of over fifteen patents.

The 10 Best States for Engineering Jobs

top_10_states_for_engineering_jobsWhich states offer engineers the best opportunities, greatest salary at the lowest cost, and the best chance of getting outdoors? Read more

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Multi-Board Programming with VTOS Tools™

kozio-multi-board-programmingIt is often desirable when manufacturing circuit boards to program several boards in parallel. This entry describes a process for programming multiple circuit boards in parallel using Kozio’s VTOS Tools™. Read more

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Introducing JTAG Integration with VTOS Tools™

JTAG Integration with VTOS ToolsKozio offers new product integration that reduces the effort of bringing up new boards, or automating the testing of newly manufactured boards. Kozio is providing seamless integration with JTAG programmers. Read more

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DDR Optimization and HW Testing for i.MX 6DualLite Board Designs

VTOS DDR & VTOS ScanKozio is expanding its support of the i.MX6 processor family from Freescale. Both VTOS DDR™ and VTOS Scan™ are being released with added support for the i.MX 6DualLite (i.MX6DL) with dual ARM® Cortex®-A9 cores. These products provide DDR validation and board-level testing for the entire line of i.MX6 processors. Read more

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DDR Optimization, HW Testing, and Programming for Zynq SoCs

VTOS ToolsIf you are looking for embedded tools that will save you months of effort optimizing and validating your Zynq-based design, we have just announced support. Kozio will release a DDR calibration and optimization tool, a hardware interface test tool, and a device programming tool for board designs using the Zynq All Programmable SoCs. Read more

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What’s New at Kozio – Apr 2015

whats-newIntroducing the all new VTOS Scan™ for hardware interface testing. Check out our growing list of supported processors for DDR calibration and validation, a new piece on memory part qualification, and our software-based DDR tuning tool that overcomes limitations with hardware leveling.
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Kozio Announces VTOS Scan™, First Automated HW Interface Test

blog-banner-vtos-scanKozio Announces VTOS Scan™, First Automated Hardware Interface Test Tool – New solution delivers faster configuration of hardware test and quick integration with automated test tools. Read more

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Memory Part Qualification

blog-banner-validatedThis has happened to several customers. After three or four years of manufacturing an embedded system product, the memory part vendor no longer produces the part your design uses. As a result, your team has to make board design changes to incorporate a new memory part, qualify that part, and update your build of materials. Read more

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Software-based DDR Calibration and Validation

vtos-ddr-banner-sm Is hardware-based training of your DDR memory failing; tired of manual calibration; using fly-by memory topology? Kozio’s VTOS DDR is a software-only solution that works. Read on… Read more

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What’s New at Kozio – Mar 2015

whats-newWe are pleased to announce new DDR support for AM437x, Kinetis K6x, Kinetis K7x, QorIQ P4xxx, and a new partnership with Goepel. Read more

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