PCI EXPRESS GEN1 & GEN2 Training

Prerequesites and related courses: 
  • Experience of a digital bus is mandatory
Course objectives: 
  • This course covers all layers of PCIe Gen1 and Gen2
  • It also handles latests specifications, such as SR-IOV and L1 Power Management sub-states
  • The course fully describes the PHY layer and explains how to qualify the analog part
  • All features related to power management are detailed
  • The course provides guidelines to perform software performance tuning
  • The benefits of using message signalled interrupts are highlighted
Duration: 
4 Days
Program: 
DAY 1
  • INTRODUCTION TO PCI EXPRESS
  • THE PHYSICAL LAYER – GEN2- LOGICAL SUB-BLOCK
  • THE PHYSICAL LAYER – GEN2- ANALOG SUB-BLOCK
DAY 2
  • POWER MANAGEMENT
  • PIPE INTERFACE
  • PACKET ROUTING
  • TLP ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
DAY 3
  • QUALITY OF SERVICE
  • FLOW CONTROL
  • TRANSACTION ORDERING
  • PACKET FORMAT
  • INTERRUPT MANAGEMENT
  • ERROR MANAGEMENT
DAY 4
  • HOT PLUG
  • THE CONFIGURATION SPACE
  • SR-IOV
  • TESTING A PCI EXPRESS SYSTEM