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  • New Product Overview: Altium Concord Pro49:24

    New Product Overview: Altium Concord Pro

    Altium Concord Pro is a complete system for component management that integrates into your workflow to minimize risks and manual efforts.

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  • Advanced PCB Library Management

    Advanced PCB Library Management

    Take a look at our second in a series of articles on PCB library management with Altium Designer.

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  • Effective Integrated PCB Library Management with Altium Designer

    Effective Integrated PCB Library Management with Altium Designer

    From designs to documentation, PCB library management is much easier when you use the right design software from Altium Designer.

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  • Am I Big Enough for Data Management?

    Am I Big Enough for Data Management?

    If we have only one or two EEs, do we really need data management?

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  • Using Library Search Features for Easier Component Selection

    Using Library Search Features for Easier Component Selection

    The component selection and management tools in Altium Designer help keep you productive.

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    New Components Panel

    Rapidly locate the perfect component in all of your libraries with advanced search and parameter filters.

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  • Creating Library Parts and Attaching 3D Models Enables Clearer Designs

    Creating Library Parts and Attaching 3D Models Enables Clearer Designs

    See how a unified design environment solves your ECAD/MCAD integration problems and helps you manage your component models.

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  • Digital Library Management for Circuit Boards: More Than a Few Shelves

    Digital Library Management for Circuit Boards: More Than a Few Shelves

    Digital library management in a unified environment makes it easy to manage components, obtain supplier information, and update your designs.

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  • What Is a Gerber File in the PCB Fabrication Process?

    What Is a Gerber File in the PCB Fabrication Process?

    Let's look at what a Gerber file is, and how is it used to send your design image data to your manufacturer for the PCB fabrication process.

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  • The Best Static Analysis Tool For Developing Autonomous Vehicle Software

    The Best Static Analysis Tool For Developing Autonomous Vehicle Software

    Designers often focus on benchmarking their compiler when developing Autonomous Vehicle Software.

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  • Choosing the Best Communication Configuration for Your IoT Device Network

    Choosing the Best Communication Configuration for Your IoT Device Network

    It’s all set, you have perfected the design of the latest state-of-the-art IoT fork and you’re feeling unstoppable.

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  • Don't Write Your Own Libraries for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Applications

    Don't Write Your Own Libraries for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Applications

    Have you ever tried renovating your house on your own? In my opinion, the only thing worse than doing your own renovations is writing your own libraries for advanced driver assistance systems...

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  • SpaceX to Launch Modular Falcon Rocket with Reused Engines

    SpaceX to Launch Modular Falcon Rocket with Reused Engines

    Modular, reusable design is a design methodology that demands serious consideration. SpaceX have put the associated advantages to work with their Falcon family of spacecraft.

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  •  Why You Should Include Mechanical Parts in Your Bill of Materials Template

    Why You Should Include Mechanical Parts in Your Bill of Materials Template

    Mechanical parts can sometimes get forgotten from a PCB BOM. Here are some reasons why this can happen and some tips on how to avoid that problem.

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  • The Wheel Keeps Turning: Advanced Bill of Materials for PCB Design

    The Wheel Keeps Turning: Advanced Bill of Materials for PCB Design

    Don’t let your desire for comfort impede your ability to get work done efficiently and effectively, make sure to stay up-to-date with innovations in BOM software.

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  • How to Use Libraries in Altium Designer 193:16

    How to Use Libraries in Altium Designer 19

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  • What's in a Name - Component Development Part 2

    What's in a Name - Component Development Part 2

    In this blog I outline how Altium Content Team names components, symbols and footprints. Why we’ve chosen these naming conventions.This seems like an eminently boring place to start, but something...

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  • Component Development best practices - Part 1

    Component Development best practices - Part 1

    During the coming weeks, we’d like to post details about our library development standards, practices and processes. Along the way, I’d like open discussion about how you develop libraries, and...

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  • Add Any Component to Your Design With Unified Component Libraries

    Add Any Component to Your Design With Unified Component Libraries

    Stuck with in-house part libraries? Altium’s Unified Component Libraries make part possibilities endless and keeps you in your designs longer.

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  • BOM Part Number Management: Why It Should Be Automated

    BOM Part Number Management: Why It Should Be Automated

    One mislabeled part number can lead to a slew of negative repercussions.

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