Posted on May 18, 2017
This week’s Working with OrCAD video, Symbol Creation, will showcase multiple ways to create a symbol and how the use of symbol templates can help save time. It also provides a brief overview on symbol editing and how to easily update symbols.
Posted on May 16, 2017
Freeware is great and can be a wonderful way to help expand the use of simulation and provide a great learning ground for users. However, when you are using simulation results to verify design performance, reliability, and quality for commercial...
Posted on May 10, 2017
Moving a design from concept to a completed board is an involved process—especially when the design is outsourced—there are many opportunities for problems to arise. In order to mitigate potential issues, effective communication with your design...
Posted on May 8, 2017
For those that are new to this series, Arrow has recently teamed up with Cadence to provide integrated design tools to engineers, creating an accelerated path for new product development and the ability to bring products to market faster and cheaper...
Posted on May 5, 2017
With a growing emphasis on speed and efficiency in the PCB design process, Cadence® has been actively updating their software tools to provide PCB designers like yourself the latest design technology. Cadence’s software portfolio is full of the...
Posted on May 4, 2017
This week’s video, Libraries, will showcase the different methods to import a board outline and some general best practices to use when creating board outlines. The video will go over how OrCAD's library management system can help automate many...
Posted on May 1, 2017
It's a new month, and with that comes new trade shows and conferences for EMA. Below you can find the name of the conference, dates, times, and a little information about each one as well as training classes scheduled for the month.
Posted on Apr 28, 2017
Placing components has traditionally been a tedious, manual process no one in today’s day in age—with all the technological advancements out there—wants to deal with. As timelines shorten and an emphasis on efficiency increases, manually placing...
Posted on Apr 21, 2017
Flex, flexible circuits, and rigid flex are common buzz words that continue to be relevant in today's growing electronics industry– but how much do you really know about the differences between them and when to use each type?
Posted on Apr 19, 2017
Last week we introduced you to our new video series, Working with OrCAD. This series is designed to walk you through the basics of designing a board within OrCAD PCB Editor from start to finish.