DriveMaster 8 NVMe

DriveMaster 8 NVMe Interface


  • NVM Express Revision 1.3d compliance
  • NVMe multiple Submission Queues w/shared Completion Queue
  • NVMe 32MB transfer per slot in Queue mode
  • NVMe Replay Protected Memory Block, Boot Partitions
  • NVMe SQID, CQID and CQE DW0 in DM command trace
  • PCIe PERST# via ULINK PSPA+ boards
  • PLN#/PLA# via ULINK PSPA+ M.2 board
  • PWDIS#/DUALPortEn# via ULINK PSPA+ M.3 board
  • Supports Windows Server 2016

Testing Capabilities

  • R&D development and debug
  • NVMe protocol and command validation
  • Regression and data integrity test
  • Power consumption measurement
  • Incoming device QA verification
  • PERST#/PLN#/PLA#/PWDIS#/DUALPortEn# test
  • TCG Opal and Enterprise SSC qualification

DriveMaster 8 NVMe User Interface

  • DriveMaster standard user interface
  • Dialog bar to issue and display the NVMe commands
  • Detailed NVMe command trace to show the history of issued commands

Hardware Platform Requirements

  • Windows-based PC with the device under test (DUT) recognized by the OS
  • Installed Microsoft Standard NVM Express Driver or OFA (Open Fabric Alliance) NVMe Storport Miniport Driver
  • ULINK PCIe-SSD Power Adaptor Plus (PSPA+) required for power cycle test

Command Trace

Latest Versions

DriveMaster Release

DriveMaster 8: v8.1.1500

Test Suite Release

ULINK NVMe Protocol: v4.0
ULINK NVMe Regression: v3.0

TCG OPAL-Family Certification: v4.0 (New)
TCG OPAL-Family App Note: v4.0
TCG Enterprise App Note: v4.0
ULINK TCG/I1667 OPAL-Family Protocol: v8.0
ULINK TCG Enterprise Protocol: v4.0

ULINK SATA/ATA Protocol: v7.0
ULINK SATA/ATA Regression: v6.0
SATA-IO Device Digital: v4.0
SATA-IO Host Digital: v3.0

ULINK SAS/SCSI Protocol: v4.0
ULINK SAS/SCSI Regression: v3.0

Test Reporter

v3.1.0.4 (New)