Bill of Materials Blog

Looking for Bill of Materials resources to help your PCB design team? Read the latest from Altium experts here.

  • How Bill of Material Software Can Protect You from Unintended Errors

    How Bill of Material Software Can Protect You from Unintended Errors

    When the design doesn’t synchronize with purchasing and manufacturing, unintended part problems can happen. Here’s how bill of material software can help.

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  • Start Your Schematic Right with the Best Electronics Parts Management

    Start Your Schematic Right with the Best Electronics Parts Management

    With the best electronics parts management system working with your PCB design software, you will have success in organizing the components in your design.

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  • BOM Management Tools for PCB Manufacturing

    BOM Management Tools for PCB Manufacturing

    BOM management tools are incredibly helpful in managing components and project costs during engineering and manufacturing.

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  • Your Advanced BOM Can Integrate PCB Design With Vacation Time

    Your Advanced BOM Can Integrate PCB Design With Vacation Time

    To ensure an advanced bill of materials report, use BOM software that is integrated with your PCB design system and connected with your preferred part vendors.

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  •  Compare PCB Design Software Features For Your Device to Move to Manufacturing

    Compare PCB Design Software Features For Your Device to Move to Manufacturing

    This guide will discuss the most useful and desirable features that you would want to compare in PCB design software for your hardware startup environment.

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  • Altium Designer® 18: Key Benefits of ActiveBOM – Webinar Recap - June 26th

    Altium Designer® 18: Key Benefits of ActiveBOM – Webinar Recap - June 26th

    This article will help you to learn more about what is available from the ActiveBOM toolsuite.

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  • Developing 3D Printed Electronics to Minimize PCB Design and Manufacturing Costs

    Developing 3D Printed Electronics to Minimize PCB Design and Manufacturing Costs

    The progression of 3D printing technology is making it possible for you to use PCB design tools for prototyping, testing, and manufacturing 3D printed electronics.

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  • Strength of BOM Applications for Everything from Hobby Boards to Large Systems

    Strength of BOM Applications for Everything from Hobby Boards to Large Systems

    A PCB bill of materials that is unusable is worthless. You need a BOM application that will allow you to format and output your BOM data the way you need it.

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  • How PCB Library Organization Expands Design Capabilities

    How PCB Library Organization Expands Design Capabilities

    Library management is more than simply keeping a few sheets of paper with names and numbers on it, it’s a comprehensive process for your software.

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  • Avoid the First Pass Perils in Prototyping Runs for Your Electronics

    Avoid the First Pass Perils in Prototyping Runs for Your Electronics

    Move your hardware through first pass prototyping to manufacturing with these design strategies.

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  • PCB Component Data Management Resolved with Connected Component Applications

    PCB Component Data Management Resolved with Connected Component Applications

    PCB design software offerings lack integration of component information during BOM creation, leaving enterprises with ad hoc component data management.

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  • Choose Unified Symbols for Your PCB Prototype Design Documents

    Choose Unified Symbols for Your PCB Prototype Design Documents

    Symbols placed on the schematic should contain comprehensive part information needed for all aspects of the design and build process.

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  • Inventors Should Spend Time Designing and Less Time Writing a Bill of Materials

    Inventors Should Spend Time Designing and Less Time Writing a Bill of Materials

    Spend more time designing and less time writing your bill of materials with integrated design software.

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  • Why You Need BOM Management Tools for PCB Design

    Why You Need BOM Management Tools for PCB Design

    Stepping up to a BOM management tool is an essential part of optimizing the PCB design and development process.

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  • Electronic Product Life Cycle Management Avoids Unpredicted Application Results

    Electronic Product Life Cycle Management Avoids Unpredicted Application Results

    Your new piece of hardware may not live forever. Proper product life cycle management can maximize your hardware’s impact.

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  • Expedite Cost Savings with Continually Updated BOM Pricing

    Expedite Cost Savings with Continually Updated BOM Pricing

    With up-to-date and live BOM pricing you’re capable of making much more informed decisions regarding your supply chain management.

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  • Obsolescence Management of Electronic Components Throughout Product Lifetime

    Obsolescence Management of Electronic Components Throughout Product Lifetime

    When your software works as you want it to, obsolescence management of any electronic components should come as second-nature.

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  • Using Platform Unification Removes Need for BOM Analysis

    Using Platform Unification Removes Need for BOM Analysis

    With proper BOM analysis you can remove the frustration of part obsolescence, drive competitive pricing, and save yourself time and money.

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  • Designing to Meet a Target BOM Price per Unit

    Designing to Meet a Target BOM Price per Unit

    Bill of materials management tools in your PCB design software will enable you to select the best BOM price for the components you are using in your design.

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  • Collecting All the Pieces You Need: What is a Bill of Materials?

    Collecting All the Pieces You Need: What is a Bill of Materials?

    If you’ve ever found yourself asking what is a bill of materials, and what can it do for your printed circuit assemblies, look no further.

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