Posted on Aug 14, 2018
Introducing the culmination of months of handwork and collaboration. The Hitchhikers Guide to PCB Design is a play off the original Douglas Adams novel and contains over 100 pages of contains real-world, actionable tips from experienced industry professionals and including checklists, detailed graphics, best practices, and links to additional resources. No matter what CAD software you use, this guide will provide you with the foundational knowledge needed achieve design success.
Posted on Jan 31, 2018
OrCAD Capture Cloud with Ultra Librarian provides electronics engineers with a cloud-based design tool that is fully scalable to a professional, production-ready printed circuit board (PCB) design solution.
Posted on Jan 30, 2018
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have the freedom to design from anywhere? To have a fully functional PCB design tool at your fingertips when inspiration strikes? To be unrestricted by desktop software and/or OS? The days of fantasizing are over. With OrCAD Capture Cloud you can.
Posted on Dec 28, 2017
Posted on Nov 21, 2017
This past weekend’s Rochester Mini Maker Faire was full of inspiration. With over 125 makers including hobbyist, craftsman, and start-ups, along with 3600 attendees, the showcase floor was packed with exciting activities around every corner. Highlights from this weekend’s fair included a 19ft by 30ft fire-breathing dragon, an amazing sci-fi world made from millions of toothpicks, robots of all shapes and sizes, and of course EMA’s Create a Schematic hands-on workshop.
Posted on Nov 1, 2017
The inclusion differential pairs within a design introduces a wide variety of concerns engineers need to be mindful of if they want them to be reliable. Differential pairs are prone to problems if routing requirements and other guidelines are not followed, therefore it is imperative they are done correctly and design rules are always defined and adhered to. To help you as you navigate these rules and help provide some clarity on the topic, we have created an infographic: The Anatomy of a Differential Pair.
Posted on Dec 5, 2016
New technologies are emerging at a rapid pace. This makes educating the next generation even more pertinent than before.
Posted on Nov 17, 2016
50% of 'best-in-class' companies connect PCB data to PLM. Learn how organizations benefit from integrating their PLM with PCB and how OrCAD makes integrating the two easy.
Tags: Allegro PCB Designer, Allegro PCB Librarian, Cadence OrCAD, ECAD/MCAD Co-Design, Library Management, OrCAD PCB Designer Suite, OrCAD PCB Designer Suite, OrCAD PCB Editor, OrCAD PCB SI, PCB Data Management, PCB Design Entry, PCB Layout and Routing, Schematic, Signal Integrity, Simulation and Analysis, EMA Design Automation
Posted on Oct 19, 2016
Improving time to market and producing a high quality product is something all designers aim for—creating a need for features and capabilities that boost your PCB layout productivity.
Posted on Jul 20, 2016
Back in January, Arrow Electronics and Cadence Design Systems announced a strategic partnership designed to accelerate the development of designs for engineers; allowing products to reach the market faster and become more affordable for the consumer. The first product of this multi-year strategic engagement is the addition of a new reference design library inside OrCAD Capture.