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iSAFT SpaceWire / MIL-STD-1553 / CAN Recorder
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Simulate,
Observe,
Validate

iSAFT SpaceWire / MIL-STD-1553 / CAN Recorder is an advanced, integrated, high performing, modern network traffic capture, recording and analysis tool for the validation of satellite/spacecraft on-board communication protocols and data networks implementing the SpaceWire, MIL-STD-1553 and/or CAN protocol family.

 

The iSAFT SpaceWire / MIL-STD-1553 / CAN Recorder is capable of capturing data packets on multiple SpaceWire links, MIL-STD-1553 and/or CAN buses, time stamping, recording, and delivering them to a powerful Protocol Analyzer for further processing & analysis. Operating on a multi-Gbytes powerful HW platform, the SW environment is based on the iSAFT graphical tool chain, thus allowing the management, filtering & searching of the recordings. It is used for troubleshooting and problem solving at various development stages, minimizing the impact on cost and schedule.
Features
Powerful HW platform (high processing power, multi-Gbytes storage capacity), advanced file and recordings management (auto-archive, disk cleanup, file system and disk optimization, etc.).
iSAFT graphical tool chain (Runtime engine, iSAFT Console, offline analysis with the Wireshark Protocol Analyzer, recordings management).
Capturing & recording of large volumes of traffic from multiple SpaceWire links, MIL-STD-1553 and/or CAN buses.
Off-line analysis of multi-gigabyte traffic logs. Chronological merging of recorded traffic (i.e. from both SpaceWire and 1553) for complex topologies.
Event-trace trigger & selective tracing (filtering) support, available plug-ins and statistics for various protocols.
Graphical tools for local/remote control, data recording, managing, searching and filtering the recordings.
Export of traffic recordings to XML, PostScript®, CSV, or plain text, user selected protocol fields per packet.
Interfaces with EGSE Central Checkout System (CCSDS, EDEN).
Open APIs to 3rd-party applications, support for customization, adaptations to customer needs.

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Based on an open architecture and modular design, iSAFT Recorder is a future-safe, cost-effective and already validated solution for demanding EGSE activities. One iSAFT Recorder station can simultaneously record data from different networks, store data on its hard disks, manage recorded files, interface to Central Checkout System (CCS) through EGSE SCOE interfaces, etc. It completely replaces the need for multiple separated elements in your testbed (dedicated SpaceWire or 1553 recorders, separate IRIG receivers/sources, dedicated stations for data recording and connection to CCS, etc.). It is fully compliant with all standards and certifications required to install it on a flight equipment/mission EGSE (FMEA, hazard/safety analysis, CE compliance, etc.).
iSAFT SpaceWire RECORDER
General Features
Unobtrusive link monitoring (8-16 ports, 4-8 links).
Continuous real-time capture from 2 to 200 Mbps.
Enable/disable traffic capture per port.
User selectable capture triggers/filters.
Decoding of SpW, RMAP, PTP, CCSDS Space Packet protocols.
Down to 8 nsec Timestamp Resolution.
Raw and decoded packets display.
Packet/Character monitoring modes, including erroneous characters.
Truncation of packets exceeding a user programmable size.
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Filters
Traffic between programmable Time-Codes.
User selectable SpaceWire characters.
User programmable packet pattern.
Packet pattern filter inversion.
Ignoring of path address field for traffic capture between SpaceWire switches.
Triggers
Independently selectable triggers per port.
Independent triggers for start/stop of capture.
IRIG time-stamp, External pin.
User selectable SpaceWire Character, User defined packet pattern.
Statistics
Simultaneous display of statistics from 8 ports.
Total captured Packets (EoP & EEP terminated).
EEP terminated packets.
Escape, Parity errors, Number of Disconnects.
Captured bytes, Packets/Bytes per second, Packets size distribution.
Captured Signaling Codes (statistics for Time-Code, Interrupts, unassigned Signalling Codes).
Pause/continue the display of statistics without affecting the logging of statistics, if active.
Snapshot/export to XML, CSV, plain text, other.
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iSAFT 1553 RECORDER
General Features
Recording of Fully Loaded Buses for Long Durations.
Decoders can display any Protocol Field and Messages Timing Information.
Real Time Analysis of Recorded Messages and Detailed Statistics View.
Online Filters for Selective Capture or Offline Filters for Post Processing.
Triggers to Start Monitoring on specific Events.
Statistics Logging for Offline Analysis.
20 nsec Timestamp Resolution.
Decoding of standard MIL-STD-1553 Messages, ECSS-E-ST-50-13C Services’ Messages and ECSS-E-ST-50-53C (CCSDS Space Packet) TM/TC PUS Messages over 1553 Buses.
Statistics
General Statistics: Total Messages, Good Messages, Error Messages, No Responses and Spurious Data.
Timing Statistics: Messages/second, Bus Loading.
Message Type Statistics: Commands received, BCRT, RTBC, RTRT, Mode Codes, Broadcast BCRT, Broadcast RTRT, Broadcast Mode Codes.
Message Error Statistics: Two Bus Error, Wrong RT Address Response, No Responses, Word Count, Parity, Bit Error, Bad Sync, Spurious Data.
RT Status Response Error Statistics: Busy Bit, No Response, Message Error, Terminal Flag.
nSA Only Statistics: Last Frequency of Variable and Min – Max values, Last Response Time and Min – Max values, Last Inter-Message Gap and Min – Max values.
Snapshot/export to XML, CSV, plain text, other.
Trigger to start BM on any Word with Mask value, on any Error, on specific Errors or based on External Trigger signal.
Raise External Trigger signal on BM start event.
Filters
Online filters per any combination of RT address, Sub-Address, Transmit or Receive commands and any combination of messages’ protocol fields.
Complex offline filters using logical expressions of messages’ protocol fields or timing information. (IMG, Message duration, etc.).
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iSAFT CAN RECORDER
General Features
Recording and decoding of standard ECSS-CAN / CANopen messages over CAN Buses.
Continuous real-time capture of 2 – 4 channels.
Down to 8 ns Timestamp Accuracy.
ECSS-E-50-15C TIME messages monitoring and decoding.
Can support EDS and DCF files import enabling decoding and automatic interpretation of CANopen PDO frame values & parameters.
Statistics
CAN bus statistics (Bus load, Total number of received messages, Remotes frame statistics).
CANopen statistics (SDO response times, TPDO response times, Heartbeat event times, Node Guarding response times, Bootup time statistics).
Filters & Triggers
CAN frame type.
Specific errors.
Specific CAN Ids / COB-Ids.
Hardware Peripherals – Physical Interfaces
Site Rackmount System
2U Rack Mounted System
High processing power, Heavy Duty Platform
256GB data storage, expandable to 2TB
High reliability, high MTBF
Microsoft® Windows 7/8, 64 bit
CE, EN55022, EN55024 certifications
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Octal SpaceWire PCIe NIC
Full size PCIe form factor board
Eight SpaceWire Ports
Link speed over 300Mbps (up to 200 Mbps for recording)
ANSI/TIA/EIA-644-A, 100 Ohms terminated
Standard SpaceWire 9-pins micro-miniature
IRIG-B002 generator/receiver TTL/RS-422 electrical levels, with down to 8 nano-seconds accuracy/resolution
Eight pins trigger IN/OUT for start of capture stimulation, generation of events, synchronization with other equipment
Flight equipment protection against internal failures (FMEA available)
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Dual 1553 1Mbit PCIe NIC
1/2 Size 4 Lane PCIe board
2 Independent, Dual Redundant Channels (up to 4 per board)
Transformer bus coupling, Full Error Detection
Full Function Model: BC, BM and multiple RTs (1-32) simultaneously
Start-up, Loop-Back, User and Periodic BIT tests
IRIG-B002 receiver, 64-bit, 20 ns time stamp resolution
1 LVTTL Input and 1 Output Trigger per Channel
Fully Compliant to MIL-STD-1553B Notice II/IV
Supports SAE tests
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CAN PCIe NIC
Full size PCIe form factor board
High data throughput (80,000 messages per second)
Support both ISO-11898-2 and RS-485 physical layers with isolation
Configurable as 4 single channels or 2 redundant
IRIG-B002 generator/receiver TTL/RS-422 electrical levels, with down to 8 nano-seconds accuracy/resolution
Flight equipment protection against internal failures (FMEA available)
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