GRL to Demo UHS-II Protocol Test Solution at 2014 Flash Memory Summit

SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 5, 2014 – Granite River Labs (GRL), a leading provider of memory card compliance and stress testing services and software, will showcase the industry’s first UHS-II Protocol Test Solution at the 2014 Flash Memory Summit at the Santa Clara Convention Center.  The demonstration will be held August 6 and 7 at the SD Association booth (#825). 

GRL’s UHS-II Card and Host tester is the only commercially-available solution for testing conformance with SD Association UHS-II Protocol Test Guideline version 1.0 at the click of a button. This combined hardware and software test platform provides a self-verification environment for UHS-II product developers, covering almost all items defined in the SDA UHS-II Protocol Test Specification as well as a highly configurable environment for stress testing and validation.   

In addition, GRL Director of Signal Integrity Engineering Miki Takahashi will present “Taking Full Advantage of Ultra High Speed SD Cards” at 8:30am Thursday August 7th (OPEN Forum L-31: Memory Card Applications (Memory Cards Track)).  The presentation will highlight advantages of UHS-II technology and techniques to leverage these advantages.  Takahashi-san currently chairs the SD Card Association UHS Task Group, driving signal integrity discussion and test specification for UHS-II (SD4.0).

About Granite River Labs
Granite River Labs (GRL) provides end-to-end Engineering Services and Test Solutions to help hardware engineers successfully implement high speed interfaces.   A trusted partner to developers from start-ups to some of the largest companies in the world, Granite River Labs combines recognized industry experts, high performance test equipment, and automated test solutions to provide the utmost in customer service and robust, user-friendly tools.  GRL is an Authorized Test Center (ATC) for USB, Thunderbolt, DisplayPort, SATA, CompactFlash and SD Card, and hosts HDMI ATCs in Taiwan and India in partnership with Royal Philips N.V..  Granite River Labs’ facilities are strategically located in Silicon Valley U.S., Hsinchu & Taipei Taiwan, and Bangalore India. For more information, please visit us at or contact us at

Charlene Wan
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Granite River Labs Inc.
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