Comparing results with a known good board with automated-sequence fault-finding procedures, fault diagnosis becomes possible by minimally-trained staff.
What does KGB stand for?
KGB stands for Known Good Board
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 63 other meanings of KGB in our Acronym Attic
- Ketchikan Gateway Borough
- Kids Gone Bad (various organizations)
- Killer Green Bud (slang for marijuana)
- Killing Gloves of Boxing (gaming, Team Fortress 2)
- Kind Green Bud (marijuana variety)
- King George Bush
- Kingston and George Bay Railroad
- Knights Guild Battalion (gaming clan)
- Knights of Glory and Beer (online role-playing guild)
- Knowledge Generation Bureau (New York)
- Knoxville Gaming Bureau (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
- Kolio Gilan Band (band)
- Komitet Gosudarstvennoi Bezopasnosti (Russian: Comittee for Security of the State)
- Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti (Committee for State Security, former USSR)
- Kontrol Gruppe für Beschleuniger (Jozef Stefan Institute in Ljubljana, Slovenia)
- Korean Girl Boarders (snowboarding club at the University of Washington)
- Kraine Gallery Bar (bar in East Village New York)
- Krishna Grameena Bank (India)
- Kronic Groove Band (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
- Kulturno Glasbeni Brlog (Slovenian: Cultural Musical Lair)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Typically, they require the board CAD, bill of materials (BoM), schematics and at least one known good board.
A reliable test fixture is critical to reducing false component failures, which are costly to retest and slow the process of producing known good boards.