Electronic Components Association.
In order for your printed circuit board (PCB) electronic product to be successful, you need the security the the components you place into your circuit board meet the industry standard and are not considered counterfeit. The Electronic Components Association (ECA) represents the electronics sector, comprised of manufacturers and suppliers that meet the industry standard of passive and active electronic components, component assemblies, and commercial/industrial electronic equipment and supplies.
Altium Designer 18 can help you secure the right tools for designing your PCB electronic product, plus ensure that you are shopping with certified ECA manufacturers and suppliers. Can you imagine how much time and frustration you save by avoiding counterfeit components or the wrong components by not having to redesign? Altium Designer helps you develop variants and alternative component choices for drop-in replacements. You can create and search for all your parts with real-time pricing and availability from certified ECA suppliers.
What a relief?
With confidence, secure your electronic components by designing with Altium Designer, which includes:
Supplier Search - real-time pricing and availability from popular ECA vendors including DigiKey, Newark, Mouser, Arrow, Allied, and your own inventory data
Octopart - database of more than one million parts - locate hard-to-find components
Link component supplier parts directly to components in your schematic or your Vault-based components.
Real-time BOM Management - real-time supplier part information linked to Bill of Materials list
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