Altium appoints TechNet as its reseller in Latvia
Karlsruhe, Germany – 18 April 2011 – Altium has appointed SIA TechNet as its new value added reseller in Latvia. TechNet will represent Altium in the Baltic States and will provide pre- and post-sales support for Altium’s electronics design tools - software and development hardware - that unify the entire electronics design process in one application. This unified electronics design environment is now an essential part of AltiumLive, a web-based portal which helps professional electronics designers connect with Altium and users worldwide to create a wider ecosystem.
“We are proud to represent and offer one of the best in class solutions to various Latvian industry segments and invite everyone to enjoy the benefits of Altium’s solutions that excel in quality and accelerate time-to-market,” states TechNet board member Vladimirs Novikovs. “Altium’s products meet the demands of the electronic industry perfectly and are an ideal fit for our business.”
In a first joint activity, Altium and TechNet are currently running several migration campaigns in Latvia for users of legacy tools like P-CAD and Protel as well as other electronic design software. Altium Designer is the successor to the well-known and widely used P-CAD and Protel design solutions. In a single solution, using a single data model, it lets designers create products in all three design domains: PCB layout, programmable hardware and software.
“The Baltic States are globally known as one of a few centres of excellence in electronic design. A huge community still uses legacy products of Altium like Protel and P-CAD. Together with TechNet we will now provide some outstanding offerings both to the users of our legacy products and competitive users to empower each electronic engineers in the Baltic region to get their hands on the latest technology and become part of the large Altium community, which is continuously developing through our new AltiumLive portal,” says Michael Leidel, Regional Manager Channels EMEA.
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Altium Limited (ASX:ALU) creates electronics design software based on the belief that anyone who wants to create electronic products that make a difference should be able to do so. Altium’s unified electronics design environment links all aspects of electronics product design in a single application that is priced to be as affordable as possible. This helps electronics designers break down barriers to innovation, harness the latest devices and technologies, manage their projects across broad design ‘ecosystems’, and create connected, intelligent designs.
Founded in 1985, Altium has headquarters in Sydney, and operates worldwide. For more information, visit http://live.altium.com.
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SIA TechNet was founded in March 2006 and delivers professional solutions and services in the areas of information technology. Their depth and breadth of experience allow them to provide solutions across a wide range of IT-related business functions, such as consultancy, implementation and maintenance of IT infrastructure. TechNet aligns experienced professionals with proven processes to deliver pragmatic, high-value and cost-effective results. That experience is a cornerstone of the value to their customers.
Visit http://www.technet.lv/ for more information.