CAD software

Do you have the ECAD/MCAD collaboration that you need?

Collaboration between Altium Designer and SolidWorks As more and more electronic products involve both electrical and mechanical components, and product release cycles get shorter, there’s a real need for stronger collaboration between the ECAD and MCAD domains. But that collaboration isn’t always smooth. The electrical and mechanical designer often send emails back and forth or have… Continue reading Do you have the ECAD/MCAD collaboration that you need?

Prototyping

Three Ways to Outsmart your Competition

In today’s global and hyper-competitive landscape, it’s no longer acceptable to design, sell and produce your products with traditional methods. Consumers are expecting better products at cheaper prices. Businesses overseas, which were typically fast followers, are starting to lead the charge with innovation cutting into market share. Businesses across North America are quickly adapting, but… Continue reading Three Ways to Outsmart your Competition

CAD software · Simulation Software

Are you spending too much on prototyping? Learn how to save money! – Part 2

Moving forward from the last part of this article; we discussed two essential strategies that intend to keep more of your money in your pocket in the long run. To recap, we brought up Digital Prototype Methods and using CAD and simulation software, as well as using Desktop Printers. In this second part, we discuss… Continue reading Are you spending too much on prototyping? Learn how to save money! – Part 2

Prototyping

Spending too much on prototyping? Learn how to save money!

Here we go! It’s that exciting time again, it’s time to start a new project. This time however, things must be different. The last project didn’t follow the schedule accordingly; the team wasn’t as efficient as it could be, and you’ve surpassed the intended budget. As a manager or lead engineer you are concerned, and… Continue reading Spending too much on prototyping? Learn how to save money!