Shanghai, China - July 24, 2014 - Altium Limited, a global leader in Smart System Design Automation, 3D PCB design (Altium Designer) and embedded software development (TASKING), has been named by EDN China as one of the “Top 10 Companies with Strongest Sustainable Development Capability.” This is the seventh consecutive year that Altium has won an EDN China Innovation Award, one of the most prestigious awards in the industry. Altium received the honor in a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of EDN China’s Innovation Award.
The "Top 10 Companies with Strongest Sustainable Development Capability" award evaluates a company's capacity in R&D, marketing, technical support, market share and human resources to ensure that it indeed ranks top in the industry and has sustainable development capability.
To celebrate its 10th anniversary this year, EDN China has introduced awards recognizing outstanding companies that received the most accolades over the past decade. To ensure professionalism, authoritativeness and objectivity, all awards were vetted through a six month evaluation process, consisting of entry materials’ filtering, online voting and expert evaluation. About 800,000 registered online users and readers voted.
“The EDN China Innovation Awards pay tribute to technologies, companies and people that have contributed to the advancement of local electronics design and product performance.” said Brandon Smith, President of eMedia Asia Limited. “Throughout the past decade, we have recognized a multitude of groundbreaking technologies, outstanding companies and superb innovators, all contributing to the rapid development of the local industry. We expect the winners of the ‘Top 10 Companies with Strongest Sustainable Development Capability’ awards to continue to play important roles in future, driving innovation in China’s electronics industry.”
“It is a great pleasure to once again receive the EDN China Innovation Award, which is proof of Altium’s continued dedication to innovation,” said Max Cang, General Manager of Altium China. “Achieving sustainable development is top-of-mind for all companies, and the coming era of the Internet of Things opens up significant new opportunities. Altium’s strategy is to prepare for the rise of the IoT by developing industry-leading products and enhancing our core competitiveness to seize the coming market opportunity. Altium is working with partners across the industry chain to form an IoT-based ecosystem that will help China’s electronics industry achieve the sustainable development necessary to thrive in the future.”
Altium representative received “Top 10 Companies with Strongest Sustainable Development Capability” award
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Altium Limited (ASX: ALU) is an Australian multinational software corporation that focuses on 3D PCB design, electronics design and embedded system development software.
Altium Designer, a unified electronics design environment links all aspects of smart systems design in a single application that is priced as affordable as possible. Altium's embedded software compilers are used around the globe by carmakers and the world's largest automotive Tier-1 suppliers. With this unique range of technologies Altium enables electronics designers to innovate, harness the latest devices and technologies, manage their projects across broad design ‘ecosystems’, and create connected, intelligent products.
Founded in 1985, Altium has offices worldwide, with US locations in San Diego and Boston, European locations in Karlsruhe, Amersfoort, Kiev, Moscow and Zug and Asia-Pacific locations in Shanghai, Tokyo and Sydney. For more information, visit www.altium.com. You can also follow and engage with Altium via Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.