Posted on Jul 17, 2017
An in-depth overview of OrCAD 17.2 PCB Professional
Posted on Jul 14, 2017
A 3-minute overview video on OrCAD PCB Editor, OrCAD Capture, and PSpice.
Posted on Jul 13, 2017
The final video to our Working with OrCAD series, Outputs, will discuss how to output all the necessary deliverables required by various downstream partners. It will discuss output options such as IPC2581, IDX, ODB++, IPC 356, Fabmaster, Gerber, Step, PDF, and more. In addition, it will briefly discuss how one can automate the output process.
Posted on Jul 6, 2017
This week’s Working with OrCAD video, DRC, will discuss how OrCAD can help easily resolve DRCs in your design. The video will cover how view DRC counts, review, waive, or fix them and reports you can execute which provide a secondary set of checks.
Posted on Jun 26, 2017
Learn more about the Cadence Allegro and PCB High Speed Option in this 20-minute demo.
Posted on Jun 21, 2017
This week’s Working with OrCAD video, Copper, discusses and the many features Cadence provides designers when dealing with copper shapes in addition to a few design best practices. It covers how to add various types of solid copper elements, sectioning plane layers, etc. It also reviews the different ways copper can be added to a layer (dynamic, solid copper, or crosshatch) and the merging of copper shapes.
Posted on Jun 21, 2017
This week’s Working with OrCAD video, Routing, show you some additional beneficial setup points as well as show you the different routing options available. The video will also cover the simplest methods to add copper routes to designs, the bus router, and some helpful keyboard shortcuts.
Posted on Jun 19, 2017
Allegro Sigrity PI Base and the PI Signoff and Optimization option from Cadence are demonstrated.
Posted on Jun 14, 2017
This week’s Working with OrCAD video, Constraint Manager, discusses how the constraint manager constitutes the central focus point within OrCAD. This allows the designer to control the physicality of their design, making it the heart and soul of Cadence design products. In this video, you will learn how to leverage the constraint manager to create error-free designs, the four types of constraint sets, and net grouping within the system.
Posted on Jun 8, 2017
The new enhancements in PSpice Advanced Analysis (AA) allow users to run PSpice AA on existing designs without the need to update any parts/models of the design as well as many more functional enhancements. The videos included in this resource will go over the upgrades in more detail.