Edition Comparison

ASTERIX Toolkit Edition Comparison

ASTERIX Toolkit has three different editions: Lite, Professional and OEM.

The following table shows a comparison of features available in Lite and Professional editions.

For OEM edition, please contact

  Lite Professional
ASTERIX Data Recording & Playback    
Data recording Yes Yes
Mono channel playback Yes Yes
Multi channel playback No Yes
UDP unicast/multicast/broadcast Yes Yes
TCP client Yes Yes
TCP server No No
Async RS232 Yes Yes
HDLC No Yes 1
ASTERIX Data Decode & Analysis    
Load data from file Yes Yes
Tree view Yes Yes
Track view Yes Yes
Filter (expression based) Yes Yes
Filter (Lua script based) No Yes
Data analysis tool Limited types of analysis Full
Data export XML Yes Yes
Data export C/C++ struct Yes Yes
Data export CSV/Excel No Yes
Data export KML No Yes
Supported File Format    
Native XML Yes Yes
tcpdump/Wireshark pcap Yes Yes
Raw data Yes Yes
Property format No Yes
File format conversion Limited formats All supported formats
UAP (User Application Profile)    
Standard (common version) Yes Yes
Standard (rarely used version) No Yes
Proprietary No Yes
SDK & Development    
ASTERIX decode SDK No Note 2
Aeronautical database No Contact for more info
  1. Special hardware needed to handle RS232/RS485 interface with HDLC protocol. 

  2. Please refer to libasterix