Altium is appointing six master distributors which will sell Altium’s unified electronics design solutions. Altium’s new master distributors are Advanced Technology Corporation of Japan, ADT Co., Ltd., Ryoyo Electro Corporation, Sophia Systems Co. Ltd., Tokyo Electron Device Limited and Vitec System Engineering Inc.
Digi-Key Corporation, a global distributor of electronic components, and Altium, have announced a global distribution agreement
Altium is supporting the future of design innovation in two student projects from the University of New South Wales and the University of Iowa. The students are using Altium’s unified electronics design solution to design, build and race solar cars in a series of competitions to promote the development of solar energy.
Altium has announced significant investments in China which will accelerate the migration of users to Altium’s latest-generation electronics design tool, and boost the teaching of unified electronics engineering in Chinese universities.
Austrade has commented on Altium’s investment in the China electronics design industry. Chief Economist Tim Harcourt sees Altium’s success as a symbol of the economical phenomenon of modern China and the important role that Australia has played in that transformation.
Altium has extended its Business Software Alliance (BSA) membership to include the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. The move will strengthen Altium’s IP protection and complement its anti-piracy movements in China and the rest of Asia.
Altium has added new project management and design data publishing capabilities to its unified electronic design solution that significantly help electronics designers manage the complexity of today’s multi-faceted design projects.>
Altium is joining forces with its UK channel partner Premier EDA Solutions, and customers such as Linn, Mars, Hawkshead Designs and Marshall, at the National Electronics Week. It’s a show of force to demonstrate that innovation in electronics design is alive and well in the UK.
Altium’s channel partner for the UK and Ireland, Premier EDA Solutions, is Altium’s EMEA reseller of the year. The award recognizes the significant and sustained growth achieved in the region over the past few years.
Altium has introduced technology that, for the first time, lets electronics designers fit their boards into enclosures in real time, in 3D, without guesswork. They can eliminate the numerous costly, trial-and-error, “wait-and-see” ECAD-MCAD iterations that, until now, have delayed bringing a product to market.