PCB Design: Improving Profitability with PCB Design Best Practices

Created: April 11, 2017
Updated: March 20, 2020

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Having an optimized PCB design process allows companies to stay competitive in an already challenging, demanding, and fast-paced electronics market. Based on the data gathered from over 175 respondents as well as observations of Best-in-Class practices, there are five main areas of PCB design which can be optimized for overall improved performance.

Key findings include:

  1. The electronics industry is rich with competition. Product differentiation through performance is key to being an industry leader.

  2. Best-in-Class companies were found to consistently outperform their peers on product launch, cost, quality, and revenue targets.

  3. The Best-in-Class implement a PCB design process that optimizes system design, design data management, collaboration, PCB virtual prototyping, and DFM.

  4. Best-in-Class companies are more likely than their peers to implement technology tools that can span across the PCB development process.

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