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Analysis | Control | Evaluation (ACE) Software


ADI’s “Analysis, Control, Evaluation” (ACE) is a desktop software application which allows the evaluation and control of multiple evaluation systems, from across ADI’s product portfolio. The application consists of a common framework and individual component specific plug-ins.

ACE is designed to educate the user in the functional operation of the component and allow the user to access the system at a level of abstraction with which they are comfortable.

System Requirements

The ACE Software Suite requires the following minimum PC requirements:

  • Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows Vista SP2 (32/64-bit), Windows 7 SP1 (32/64-bit), Windows 8.1 (32/64-bit), Windows 10 (32/64-bit)
  • At least one available USB 2.0 port
  • At least 512MB or the recommended minimum for the OS if greater
  • 250MB free hard drive space


The following items are required before the ACE Software Suite can be installed. If not present on your system, the ACE installer will install them by default.

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Client Profile


ACE 1.5.2524.1004 - Updated March 8, 2017

Offline version - This installer contains the .NET 4.0 Client installer for target machines that don't have .NET 4.0 installed and don't have an internet connection available during installation.

The ACE User Guide provides details on

  • Getting Started with ACE
  • Understanding the User Interface
  • Communicating with Attached Hardware


For ACE support please email All feedback is also welcome through this address and is much appreciated.

resources/tools-software/ace.txt · Last modified: 19 Dec 2016 21:21 by mfowler