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                              • Altium Designer

                                Professional unified design system, high productivity stress-free environment and native 3D PCB editor

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                                Centralized platform for ECAD design data, library, workflow and team management

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                                Professional PCB design tool, ready to pick up and go

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                                Transform intent into realizable design with intelligent parts that manage themselves, so you don't have to.

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                                Streamlined PCB Design tool custom built for your community

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                                World-renowned for superior compiler technology, TASKING tools have been used for over 25 years

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                                Create and deploy custom extensions and business system integration for Altium products

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                              Stress-free, Native 3D PCB design for professionals

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                              Altium Blog

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                              hopefully you too.

                              via-pcb-backdrilling
                              While there are various sources that can cause signal disturbances, one particular source, sometimes overlooked, is the via. Read on to learn how to reduce signal distortions on your PCB with the power of backdrilling.
                              Even if you’re not an electrical engineer, chances are you still love technology and all it offers, whether it be for work or pleasure. We all get caught up in the buzz when a new processor comes out and hear things like how Intel is using a 14nm (nanometer) technology and has over a billion transistors. But what exactly is a transistor?
                              Learn about the complete history of EDA design automation and the evolution of PCB autorouting technology from the 1980s to today.
                              component-library-management
                              By Charley Yap, Sep 12, 2016
                              Component library management is a time-consuming and frustrating process that takes valuable time away from other important tasks, but what if there was a way to auto-fill the necessary information for your components? Read on to learn how Altium Vault mitigates the library management process with the use of component templates.
                              By David Marrakchi, Sep 08, 2016
                              How can you become a better PCB designer? You know all the basics of printed circuit boards, but you want to go beyond that. Accomplish truly great things, and take your place amongst the legends of PCB design. So what can you do? What is it that separates the best PCB design pros from everyone else, and what does it take to be like them?
                              By Jeff Loyer, Sep 06, 2016
                              For most designers, the Power Distribution Network (PDN) is a foreign and intimidating part of the PCB design process. But achieving optimal PDN performance is not as complicated as it seems.