Basic Training

The Basic Training in MTCA.4 is meant for absolute beginners in the world of MTCA.

Content:

  • Specification & History of MicroTCA
  • Components of MicroTCA
    • AMC, RTM, MCH, Backplane, RF-Backplane, Crate, Power Supply, Cooling Unit, JSM and Chassis
  • Remote Management
    • IPMI
  • MCH Configuration
  • Data Plane Overview & Configuration
    • PCIe
    • Gigabit Ethernet
    • Point-to-Point connections
    • Timing, Triggers and Interlocks
  • Troubleshooting

Hands-On Sessions:

  • Mechanical
  • Management in MicroTCA
  • PCI Express

Course Fee

  • Standard fee: 400,00 EUR
  • Student fee: 200,00 EUR

Course Details

  • Training will be held virtually via ZOOM and SSH
Advanced Training

The Advanced Trainings aims at users, who have done MicroTCA.4 Beginners Training or have deep MicroTCA.4 knowledge.

Content:

  • MicroTCA architecture
  • IPMI, ipmitool, ipmiconsole
  • Clock Module Configuration on MCH
  • JTAG Switch Module (JSM)
  • Redundancy in MicroTCA
  • Advanced PCIe
  • MicroTCA.4.1
  • Designing HW boards in MicroTCA
  • FPGA Development Tips on MicroTCA
  • Next generation MicroTCA

Hands-On Sessions:

  • IPMI, ipmitool
  • PCI Express, Hot Plug and Hot Swap

Course Fee

  • Standard fee: 600,00 EUR
  • Student fee: 300,00 EUR

Course Details

  • Training will be held virtually via ZOOM and SSH
In-house Trainings

We also offer in-house trainings at your company for you. Remote training can be booked as well. For more information, feel free to contact us.

Contact us!

Do you want to register for the upcoming trainings or do you want to be added to the waiting list for the trainings? Do you have questions concerning trainings, in-house or at DESY? Please do not hesitate to contact us:

MicroTCA Technology Lab
Notkestr.85
22607 Hamburg
training-techlab@desy.de
+49 (0)40 8998 1887

Interested in Trainings?

If the given training dates do not work for you, you can join our waiting list. Please contact us.

Additional trainings are possible on demand.