Design Data Management

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  • Design Planning with Differential Pair Routing Software and Directive Symbols

    Design Planning with Differential Pair Routing Software and Directive Symbols

    Directive symbol placement and differential pair setup is easy when you work in a unified design environment.

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  • CAD Layout Software for Modern PCB Design and Modern PCB Designers

    CAD Layout Software for Modern PCB Design and Modern PCB Designers

    With features and tools being approved month-over-month, CAD layout software for modern PCB design will continue to make the lives of designers easier.

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  • Dispel Confusion with Global Editing: Poor DxDesigner Usability Causes Confusion

    Dispel Confusion with Global Editing: Poor DxDesigner Usability Causes Confusion

    Flexible global editing within PCB tools simplifies updates with versatile selection tools. DxDesigner editor and usability would be much easier as simple global editing.

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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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  • Avoid Integrated and Netlist Data Flows Slowing Design Starts

    Avoid Integrated and Netlist Data Flows Slowing Design Starts

    Moving legacy or work-in-progress PCB designs shouldn’t slow design starts. Migrating to newer versions of the tools should be seamless rather than breaking fully functioning design directories.

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  • Now that They’re Assigned, Find and Report Testpoints in Your PCB Design

    Now that They’re Assigned, Find and Report Testpoints in Your PCB Design

    Once you've assigned testpoints in your design, you've got to validate and report them. Here's how to find testpoints and report them using Altium Designer.

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  • Scaling, Not Sinking Your Electronics: BOM Management Advice

    Scaling, Not Sinking Your Electronics: BOM Management Advice

    Many of the part selection problems of today could be resolved by design engineers using electronics BOM management tools to help make informed part choices.

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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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  • Component Information Management in a Unified Design Environment

    Component Information Management in a Unified Design Environment

    Component information management shouldn’t have to be difficult. Working in a unified design environment make managing components easy.

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  • Let Your Designs Talk for You: Export Altium 3D Layout Artwork to Adobe® PDF

    Let Your Designs Talk for You: Export Altium 3D Layout Artwork to Adobe® PDF

    No more miscommunications. Printed circuit board assembly discussions are enhanced with 3D illustrations that can be shared in Adobe® Reader® 3D.

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  • PCB Design Software Upgrades: Progressive Releases Build Confidence

    PCB Design Software Upgrades: Progressive Releases Build Confidence

    Absence of tool progress is causing users to feel unsupported and to feel that their software is becoming a poor long-term investment for their business needs. Upgrade smartly.

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  • Pin Swapping Without Back Annotation Using Straightforward PCB Design Software

    Pin Swapping Without Back Annotation Using Straightforward PCB Design Software

    PCB design is more than just finding a unified workflow, it’s about maintaining an entire unified design environment. Find the software which gives you what you need.

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  • Creepage and Clearance Design Rules Require More Than Integrated Flow

    Creepage and Clearance Design Rules Require More Than Integrated Flow

    Enough clearance and creepage must be designed into the printed circuit board to avoid arcing or catastrophic heat. Design rules will help resolve this.

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  •  Old Software Doesn’t Need a Leash for New Supplier Parts Updating

    Old Software Doesn’t Need a Leash for New Supplier Parts Updating

    While you might have gotten used to creating work-around solutions for poor software supplier parts updating, it would be better to improve your design software

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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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  • Use Unique ID EEPROM in Your Embedded System to Prevent Design Counterfeiting

    Use Unique ID EEPROM in Your Embedded System to Prevent Design Counterfeiting

    Don’t let your hard work get spoiled by a thief. By including unique ID EEPROM in your embedded system, you too can prepare for and prevent design counterfeiting.

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  • Don’t Worry Over Your PCB Layout Files ASCII Dance, Waltz with Unified Tools

    Don’t Worry Over Your PCB Layout Files ASCII Dance, Waltz with Unified Tools

    Separate PCB layout and routing tools can introduce errors into the design. Avoid PCB layout ASCII file dancing with user-friendly unified environments.

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  •  Ducks in a Row: Process Control and Document Traceability in One Place

    Ducks in a Row: Process Control and Document Traceability in One Place

    Running around to different departments will keep you away from your design time. Prioritize process control and document traceability to keep creating.

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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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