Understanding PCB Train Design and Design Rules
In the ever changing world of PCB design, you need the right set of tools that are easy to learn and will grow with you in your career.
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The most powerful, modern and easy-to-use PCB design tool for professional use.
No matter if you’re just starting out as a PCB designer or if you’ve been doing this for a long time, you will always need to know more. New design technologies, faster speeds, smaller line widths, intricate routing topologies, and more. The world of PCB design is always changing, and always growing. You need PCB design tools that are easy to learn how to use, and will grow with you as your skills and knowledge grow in this industry. With PCB train design rules, you need powerful design tools for both schematic capture and tools that will take your circuit board to the next level. You need PCB design tools provided by a vendor that knows what you need, will grow with you, and is committed to helping you at every step of the way to increase your abilities. You need Altium Designer.
Whether this is your first simple PCB design or one of many complex circuit boards that you’ve created, you need the best tools available in order to get the board done. Altium Designer is the PCB design platform for precisely that. Whether you’re looking to test out a new board with a prototype run, or you’re looking to ship off a circuit board to a PCB manufacturer, you should feel confident that your traces are safe and each layer is placed correctly.
Based on a powerful 64-bit multi-threaded architecture, Altium Designer has an advanced hierarchical schematic capture application coupled with a powerful layout tool that will handle any PCB design that you need to create. Beyond that though you are going to find that Altium Designer is a system that is easy to learn and will grow with you as you grow in your career. Altium Designer truly is the best set of design tools that you will ever work with.
The Best Design Tools for Any Level of PCB Circuit
Learning the ropes of PCB design and crafting a printed circuit board is much easier when you have the power and versatility of Altium Designer to work with.
- Altium Designer starts with a foundation based on a 64-bit multi-threading system to give you the power you need for your designs.
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- Whether you are creating the simplest one page schematic or a complex multi-sheet hierarchical design, Altium Designer is the schematic capture application that you need.
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- When it comes to layout, the place and route features in Altium Designer are the best and include a powerful user-guided interactive auto router.
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Powerful schematic capture and PCB layout tools
Altium Designer brings so much more to the table then just the best schematic capture and PCB layout tools on the market today. Altium Designer also comes with a rich assortment of simulators, BOM management tools, and data generators designed to make creating drawings and manufacturing output files simple and accurate. At the heart of all this functionality is Altium Designer’s unified design model.
Each different tool in Altium Designer has been created to work together with the same unified data model. The data that you install in your library parts will be used throughout your design for all of the different design functions that you need to do. This includes Altium Designer’s ability to work with 3D views of your PCB layout and multiple system boards all in the same design session. Beyond this, managing traces, vias, components, solder and layers is a breeze with Altium Designer’s easy board layout system.
Altium Designer’s Full Set of Design Tools for All of Your Design Needs
Take a look at all the additional features that you will get when you start learning and working with Altium Designer:
- Everything in Altium Designer is based off the principle of a unified design environment so that you don’t spend time modifying and translating data to go from one tool into another.
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- To keep up with the design needs of today’s fast-paced design cycles, you need to be able to view and check your placement with Altium Designer’s full 3D verification tools.
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- The next step as you grow in your design skills is working with multiple boards in total system design, and Altium Designer is ready for you with that capability as well.
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Altium Designer’s unified environment and 3D capabilities will be helpful tools for you
Once you’ve got the best design tools on the market you need to know how best to work with them, and Altium is prepared to help you. White papers, webinars, documentation, support, and training all make up the different events that Altium provides to help their users get the most out of the design tools. On the engineering side, Altium continues to prove its commitment to its customers by continuing their long practice of constantly upgrading and enhancing Altium Designer to incorporate the latest technological innovations. You won’t be the only one who has benefited from these efforts, you can take a look at some of the success stories from Altium’s customers using their PCB design tools in the USA and around the world.
Altium is Ready to Help You Succeed
It takes more than great tools to succeed at PCB design, and Altium is committed to helping you achieve that success.
- Altium has many different training courses and venues to help you, take a look at some of what is offered:
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- Altium is committed to continual enhancements of Altium Designer in order to meet the needs of the growing industry.
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- Altium has a proven record of success with its users. Take a look at how Altium Designer has helped these other customers in their PCB designs.
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No matter what point you are at in your career, you are always going to be learning more. Designing a board with Altium Designer ensures that no matter the layer, your components and traces are secure throughout the design process. Altium Designer is the best PCB design tool set that you can get to help you reach those next levels of design success.