GRL Announces PCI Express® 4.0 and 5.0 Receiver Test Automation Solution at DevCon 2018

May 31st, 2018 by Admin GRL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. May 31, 2018 – Granite River Labs (GRL), a global leader in engineering services and test solutions for connectivity, today announced release of their comprehensive PCI Express 4.0 Receiver Test Automation software suite (GRL-PCIE4-RXA). This solution provides an automated, simple and efficient way to test PCIe 4.0 designs to the CEM and Base specifications using the Anritsu MP1900A Signal Quality Analyzer-R with any vendor’s real-time oscilloscope (Tektronix and Keysight scopes initially supported). A PCIe® 5.0 upgrade option may be purchased now at a special discount and will be released later 2018.
In partnership with Anritsu, GRL will demonstrate the solution June 5-6 at the PCI-SIG Developers Conference. DevCon registration is free for PCI-SIG members.
Date: June 5-6, 2018
Time: 8:00am-7:00pm (expo hours vary)
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center, Booth #9 (Anritsu)
The PCI-SIG Developers Conference is a free event for PCI-SIG member companies that develop and bring to market new products utilizing PCI Express® technology. Its an opportunity to learn directly from the industry’s PCIe® experts and participate in technical trainings to gain best practices to improve product roll-out and interoperability.
About Granite River Labs (GRL)
The world’s leading Engineering Services and Test Automation Solutions firm for connectivity, GRL helps engineers solve tough design and validation challenges. GRL began in 2010 with a vision to provide affordable test services to help hardware developers implement digital interface technologies as they become faster, more complex, and more challenging to test. Today, GRL has worked with hundreds of companies from our worldwide test facilities and R&D centers. Learn more at
About Anritsu Corporation
Anritsu’s flagship measuring instrument business provides products and services indispensable to the development, manufacture and maintenance of a range of communication systems as typified in mobile phones and the Internet on a global scale. With a foundation afforded by the measuring technologies accumulated over its history of more than 120 years, Anritsu will continue to contribute to the realization of a safe, secure and comfortable society. For more information please visit
Vamshi Kandalla
Executive Vice President and General Manager