Testing Serial ATA Hard Disk Drives and Serial ATA Optical Drives in DTM

A few issues have come up lately when testing Serial ATA devices and I wanted to share the problems testers are hitting. SATA-IO Sig Test is failing. Solution: Download and install the latest errata filters from http://winqual.microsoft.com/member/SubmissionWizard/LegalExemptions/filterupdates.cab.  Re-save the submission CPK. This test is designed to validate the Windows Logo Program Requirement STORAGE-001 requirement for SATA Devices:“All…


Storage Presentation Slides

Here are the slides from a talk I gave at the DTM Plugfest in Taipei, Taiwan.  They provide a good overview of how to run the tests, common testing issues, and changes since the HCT.   storage.ppt