PCI Express Seminars (2 or 3 Days)


Curley(126x152)(2 Day Endpoint Course)

$1,595 -KnowledgeTek has enhanced and customized their PCI Express training course to meet your needs. Our 2-day Endpoint course covers the needs of people designing, manufacturing, testing, selling or servicing PCIe Endpoint or devices. System Level material has been removed and the Endpoint material expanded. Following a description of the operation, the subjects are shown instructor-led demonstrations.

PCle OVERVIEW
PCI and PCI-X (why PCIe is designed as it is)
Speeds and Loads
Transaction Types
PCIe Terminology

ADDRESSING
ID Routing
32-bit and 64-bit memory addressing
Implicit Addressing
Pin-based
MSI
MSI-X

CONFIGURATION SPACE
Header
Type 0 in-depth
Type 1 overview
Capability Structures
PCIe Extended Capability Structure

PCIe LAYERS

TRANSACTION LAYERS

Packets (TLP)
Transactions
ARI
Atomic Operations
Processing Hints
Prefixes
Header Fields
End-to-End CRC
Data Link Layer Packets
Sequence Number
Link CRC

PHYSICAL LAYER
Transmitter Logic
8b/10b Encoding
K-Codes
Ordered Sets
Scrambling
128b/130b Encoding
Tokens
Ordered Sets
Lane Multiplexing
Lane De-skewing
Receive Logic
Clock Recovery
Elasticity Buffer

FLOW CONTROL

ACK/NAK PROTOCOL ERRORS
Malformed TLP
Poisoned TLP
Fatal Errors
Non-Fatal Errors
Correctable Errors

ENDPOINT RESET

ENDPOINT INITIALIZATIONPOWER MANAGEMENT

(3 Day Comprehensive Course)
$1,695 -KnowledgeTek’s new 3-day PCI Express Comprehensive course is for the engineer, tester or technician who is working on PCI Endpoints, Root Complex, HBA’s, or System Level design, manufacturing, testing or servicing. It includes all the material from the Endpoint Course plus the System Level information. Instructor-led demonstrations with a protocol analyzer further ensure the material is understood and learned.

All of the Endpoint Course, plus:
INITIALIZATION
DISCOVERY
ENUMERATION
SR-IOV
PEER-TO-PEER TRANSFERS
BRIDGES, SWITCHES and TYPE 1 CONFIGURATION SPACE
QUALITY OF SERVICE

– Virtual Channels and Traffic Classes
– Relaxed Ordering
– ID-Based Ordering
ADDRESS TRANSLATION SERVICES
ACCESS CONTROLMULTI-CAST