Test Sequencer: To Build or Buy


What is a Test Sequencer? What are the best practices to create one in LabVIEW? Should you make your own test sequencer or use a test sequencer framework, like TestStand?

This presentation shows possible implementations of test sequencers (from state machines to actor framework), each implementation's advantages/disadvantages, and other general tips and tricks. Aimed at Intermediate test developers seeking more information about in-house test sequencer development versus using a framework like TestStand.

Next steps

Here are your next steps:


  • LabVIEW Application Design Patterns: State Machines here
  • Advanced Architectures Course here
  • What is TestStand here


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