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We are registered with the CIPC as an Essential Service Business and will be able to assist should your goods or services be classified as essential. 

Do not hesitate to contact us should you be working from home, or other remote location, as some data recovery and digital forensics services can be done remotely. This will typically include deleted, lost or corrupt files, and directories, formatted drives etc.

All items entering and leaving our premises will be disinfected using short-wave germicidal ultraviolet (UVC) radiation.

What is JTAG?

Thursday, 18 May 2017

JTAG is an abbreviation for Joint Test Action Group technology.
The technology was developed in the 1980s to overcome physical access issues to the pins on programmable chips for circuit testing purposes. Today, it is however predominantly used for programming, debugging and in our case, extracting data from faulty devices.

See the illustration below for a simplified explanation of the process:

JTAG Technical illustration web

For more information see also:
https://www.xjtag.com/about-jtag/what-is-jtag

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