Sam Sattel

Sam currently serves as the Director of Technical Marketing at Altium and has grown throughout the company in a variety of positions over the past 15 years. He started his journey in engineering at Sony as a Mechanical Engineer, and has held positions in board design, sales, and product management at various organizations.

  • The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About PCB Design

    The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About PCB Design

    At Altium, we’ve been in the PCB design business for over 30 years. In that time, we’ve seen a lot of innovations—and a lot of mistakes. It seems every engineer has some advice to offer on printed...

    Read Article
  • How to Automate Your Component Management Process

    How to Automate Your Component Management Process

    How many times have you found yourself deep in a project, only to find that one of the main components is on backorder, or, worse yet, is in obsolescence? This happens to engineers every day, but...

    Read Article
  • Reporting Now in On-Demand Licensing

    Reporting Now in On-Demand Licensing

    You’ve been asking for greater visibility and reporting functionality for your Altium On-Demand Licenses, and we’re delivering. Read on to learn about the three new reasons to start using...

    Read Article
  • New PDN Analysis Extension Now Available for Altium Designer

    New PDN Analysis Extension Now Available for Altium Designer

    Read about a new extension for Altium Designer that allows you to efficiently optimize your PDN at design time.With digital designs continuing to increase in density and complexity, it’s more...

    Read Article
  • The Real Costs of Failed Design Collaboration

    The Real Costs of Failed Design Collaboration

    Our design processes have failed us. All over the world, engineers are struggling every day with the simple process of communication between electrical and mechanical design teams. What plagues us...

    Read Article
  • What is Real ECAD/MCAD Collaboration? Hint: It’s Not Exchange File Formats

    What is Real ECAD/MCAD Collaboration? Hint: It’s Not Exchange File Formats

    What does it take to achieve real ECAD/MCAD collaboration? If you’re looking for an alternative to STEP models, paper dolls, and endless email threads, then you’re not alone. Read on to find out...

    Read Article
  • How Many Interfaces Does It Take to Complete a PCB Design?

    How Many Interfaces Does It Take to Complete a PCB Design?

    Ever find yourself juggling multiple interfaces just to accomplish one singular goal of your PCB design? Learn how easy it can be to design a PCB with a unified design environment in Altium...

    Read Article
  • 6 Things You Need to Have in Your Team’s PCB Design Library

    6 Things You Need to Have in Your Team’s PCB Design Library

    With components forming the building blocks of our PCB designs, it becomes more important than ever to build and maintain a rich PCB design library.

    Read Article
  • Rigid-Flex PCB Design - A Fabricator’s Perspective

    Rigid-Flex PCB Design - A Fabricator’s Perspective

    Do you have all the knowledge you need to design not just a proper rigid-flex PCB, but one that’s efficiently optimized for your manufacturing process? Learn how to avoid the 7 most common...

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...