Hardware Trigger Engine

The Hardware Trigger Engine is the central Trigger distribution unit. It connects to all the physical Trigger and Marker In/Outputs at the front, and to many instrument-internal status Trigger.

Functional Elements

The following Table 1 summarizes all relevant settings to distribute the different trigger sources to the corresponding sinks.

Table 1. Input and Output Settings
Control/Tool Range/Options Source nod

Monitor Scope

Trigger Inputs, Sequencer Trigger Outputs, Sequencer Monitor Outputs, Software Trigger

DevXXXX/SCOPES/n/TRIGGER/CHANNEL/

Marker Outputs

Sequencer Trigger Outputs, Sequencer Readout Done, Software Trigger

DevXXXX/QACHANNELS/n/MARKERS/n/SOURCE/

Sequencer Digital Triggers

Trigger Inputs, Sequencer Trigger Outputs, Sequencer Readout Done, Software Trigger

DevXXXX/QACHANNELS/n/GENERATOR/AUXTRIGGERS/n/CHANNEL

Spectroscopy Trigger

Trigger Inputs, Sequencer Trigger Outputs, Software Trigger

DevXXXX/QACHANNELS/n/SPECTROSCOPY/TRIGGER/CHANNEL