PCB Designer Uncertainties with New Software Tools

Jul 12, 2013

The Uncertainty PCB design software programs have been regularly receiving significant updates and changes. Updated versions are not limited to fixing bugs but also adding more often complex features and capabilities. It can be tough to learn a new tool after spending years working with another tool, resulting in a feeling of uncertainty for the designer in terms of wanting to spend the time and effort to learn a new tool. Altium Designer has been arguably the front runner in developing and improving their PCB design software over the years. Altium software boasts that it is a single-source solution with one shared environment for developing hardware, firmware, and software. It is a package that PCB designers can utilize from concept to manufacturing. We have seen many of our existing…