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Altium CoDesigner Customers Accelerate Electronic Product Design Through ECAD and MCAD Collaboration

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 3:05pm

Altiums CoDesigner allows mechanical engineers to design alongside PCB designers, and supports multiple MCAD software platforms (including PTC Creo, Dassault Systmes SOLIDWORKS, Autodesk Inventor, and Autodesk Fusion 360).

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  • Altiums CoDesigner allows mechanical engineers to design alongside PCB designers, and supports multiple MCAD software platforms (including PTC Creo, Dassault Systmes SOLIDWORKS, Autodesk Inventor, and Autodesk Fusion 360).
  • The benefit of Altiums CoDesigner capability is the ease of quickly sharing the updated design to check potential mechanical conflicts in SOLIDWORKS.
  • Jeremie is using Altium Designer while Laine works with SOLIDWORKS for MCAD while collaborating with CoDesigner in Altium 365 .
  • From individual inventors to multinational corporations, more PCB designers and engineers choose Altium software to design and realize electronics-based products.

Sintecs Joins Altium’s Nexar Ecosystem

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 3:00pm

Up until now, the HYPERLYNX SI ALT solution has been available only to the European market; Sintecs will be releasing the tool to the global market shortly on the Nexar platform.

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  • Up until now, the HYPERLYNX SI ALT solution has been available only to the European market; Sintecs will be releasing the tool to the global market shortly on the Nexar platform.
  • As Hans Klos, Founder and CEO of Sintecs explains, Nexar represents the future of electronics design, so its something that we want to be a part of.
  • Nexar software partners are growing their businesses while helping our customers to accelerate their electronics design, development, and manufacturing process, adds Ted Pawela, Chief Ecosystem Officer at Altium.
  • To learn more about Nexar and to become a Nexar partner, please visit www.Nexar.com .

Avishtech To Join Altium’s Nexar Partner Ecosystem

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:13pm

Avishtech, a leading provider of innovative EDA stack-up and 2D field solver solutions, has joined Altiums Nexar partner ecosystem.

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  • Avishtech, a leading provider of innovative EDA stack-up and 2D field solver solutions, has joined Altiums Nexar partner ecosystem.
  • Avishtech joins a growing list of Nexar partner organizations, including Arduino, Arrow, Diotech, Keysight Technologies , Microchip, Samtec , and Ultra Librarian.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210722005722/en/
    Avishtech, a leading provider of innovative EDA stack-up and 2D field solver solutions, has joined Altiums Nexar partner ecosystem.
  • To learn more about Nexar and to become a Nexar partner, please visit www.Nexar.com
    Nexar is a Business Unit of Altium LLC ( ASX:ALU ).

Silvaco Names Mike Stipe as Senior VP of Worldwide Sales to Accelerate its Growth

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

Silvaco Group, Inc., a leading provider of TCAD, EDA software and design IP, today announced the appointment of Mike Stipe as Senior VP of Worldwide Sales responsible for leading the companys worldwide sales and field support team.

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  • Silvaco Group, Inc., a leading provider of TCAD, EDA software and design IP, today announced the appointment of Mike Stipe as Senior VP of Worldwide Sales responsible for leading the companys worldwide sales and field support team.
  • "Mike is an outstanding addition to Silvaco team as we continue our rapid business growth worldwide, said Dr. Taheri.
  • Prior to Silvaco, Mike served as VP of Cloud and Software sales at Zones LLC.
  • Mikes previous roles include SVP Sales at Persistent Systems, SVP Worldwide Sales & Marketing at Bsquare, President and Co-founder at Arynga (acquired by Intel), VP Sales at Teleca (acquired by Harman), VP Sales at Altium, and VP Sales & Marketing at Effnet.

Autodesk Terminates Acquisition Discussions with Altium

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 11:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced that it has terminated discussions to acquire Altium Limited (ASX: ALU).

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced that it has terminated discussions to acquire Altium Limited (ASX: ALU).
  • "Autodesk has a long track record of disciplined strategic acquisitions," said Andrew Anagnost, CEO of Autodesk.
  • "While we did verbally improve our initial proposal, we were unable to agree on the basis to advance discussions.
  • We respect the leadership team at Altium and wish them the best with their business."

Keysight Technologies Joins Altium's Nexar Partner Program

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 2:45pm

Keysight joins a growing group of Nexar partner organizations, including Arduino, Arrow, Avishtech, Diotech, Microchip, Samtec, Sintecs, and UltraLibrarian.

Key Points: 
  • Keysight joins a growing group of Nexar partner organizations, including Arduino, Arrow, Avishtech, Diotech, Microchip, Samtec, Sintecs, and UltraLibrarian.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210624005379/en/
    Keysight Technologies Inc., a leading provider of electronic design, test automation, and measurement equipment, joins Altium's Nexar ecosystem of electronics industry partners.
  • As a Nexar partner, Keysight will address Altiums large community of designers with an integrated user-experience for signal and power integrity, within PathWave Advanced Design System (ADS) software.
  • As part of the Nexar partner program, Keysight will be able to connect PathWave ADS to the Altium ecosystem through the Nexar API, aiding collaboration and making advanced simulation more accessible to all hardware engineers and PCB designers.

Autodesk Confirms Proposal to Acquire Electronic Design Software Leader Altium Limited

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 2:16am

Altium is a global software company headquartered in San Diego, California and publicly traded on the Australian Securities Exchange.

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  • Altium is a global software company headquartered in San Diego, California and publicly traded on the Australian Securities Exchange.
  • The company develops software used by printed circuit board (PCB) designers and electrical engineers at organizations around the world to deliver connected, intelligent products.
  • The proposed combination would advance Autodesk's strategy to converge design and make through a unified design, engineering and manufacturing cloud platform that enables greater productivity and sustainability for its customers.
  • This press release contains "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties regarding the proposed acquisition of Altium Limited and expected benefits of the proposed acquisition.

Samtec Joins Altium's Nexar Partner Program

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 3:00pm

Samtec joins a growing list of partners, including Arduino, Microchip, Ultra Librarian, Arrow, and Diotec.

Key Points: 
  • Samtec joins a growing list of partners, including Arduino, Microchip, Ultra Librarian, Arrow, and Diotec.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210603005382/en/
    Samtec, a leading component manufacturer, joins Altium's Nexar ecosystem of electronic industry partners.
  • As a Nexar supply chain partner, Samtec products will be promoted to an audience of over 6 million highly engaged electrical engineers, designers and purchasers worldwide, said Ted Pawela, Chief Ecosystem Officer at Altium.
  • To learn more about Nexar and to become a Nexar partner, please visit www.Nexar.com .

MacroFab Announces a $15M Series B round led by Edison Partners, Including Strategic Investment from Altium to Ignite Growth of Manufacturing-as-a-Service for Electronics

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 1:55pm

The round was led by Edison Partners , with prior investors including ATX Venture Partners participating.

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  • The round was led by Edison Partners , with prior investors including ATX Venture Partners participating.
  • The MacroFab digital platform is used by supply chain teams to build everything from PCB assemblies to fully tested and packaged electronics products.
  • "Altium shares MacroFab's vision for digital transformation of manufacturing in the electronics industry," said Ted Pawela, Chief Ecosystem Officer at Altium.
  • Altium LLC ( ASX:ALU ), a global software company headquartered in San Diego, California is accelerating the pace of innovation through electronics.

Altium Advances Electronic & Mechanical Co-Design

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

One of the greatest sources of frustration mechanical engineers face happens when mechanical and PCB designers collaborate on the same electronic design assemblies.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • One of the greatest sources of frustration mechanical engineers face happens when mechanical and PCB designers collaborate on the same electronic design assemblies.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • (Graphic: Altium LLC)\nDuring the design process of any complex electronics product, both mechanical and PCB designers are continually importing, exporting, and converting files in an effort to keep mechanical and electronic designs in sync.
  • Altium CoDesigner simply keeps MCAD synchronized with ECAD so that electronic and mechanical design teams can truly work concurrently.\xe2\x80\x9d\nAltium\xe2\x80\x99s CoDesigner capability gives PCB designers using Altium Designer (with an active subscription) a much faster and easier way to collaborate with mechanical designers working with tools like PTC Creo, Dassault Syst\xc3\xa8mes SOLIDWORKS\xc2\xae, Autodesk Inventor, and Autodesk Fusion 360\xc2\xae.
  • Once they\xe2\x80\x99re ready to share, mechanical designers can just synchronize their MCAD tools with Altium Designer and Altium 365.\nPaul Spendley is a Senior Electronic Engineer at YASA Ltd., a manufacturer that specializes in electric motors, controllers, and powertrain solutions for hybrid and electric automotive and aerospace manufacturers.