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What are embedded passives/actives?

In this Episode, John Magyar talks about embedded components and the differences between SMT passive, SMT active, embedded passives and embedded actives.
20th March 2018

Altium Designer 18 showcased for the first time at embedded world 2018

Altium Designer 18 showcased for the first time at embedded world 2018
With over a thousand exhibitors from across the globe representing all spectrums of the embedded sector, Altium appeared at the 2018 embedded world Exhibition & Conference in Nuremberg, Germany. This year’s trade show took place on the 27th February-1st March, showcasing thousands of exhibitors, live presentations, and groundbreaking embedded design solutions for attendees to experience firsthand.
7th March 2018

PCB software update increases design productivity

PCB software update increases design productivity
Thanks to the rapidly expanding global PCB market, we have seen remarkable advancements in the world of electronic design, with new products that are more sophisticated, more compact, and more complex than ever before. Altium continues their focus on developing design tools that meet the needs of today’s engineer, and has announced the release of Altium Designer 18 - what it claims to be the most powerful, modern, easy-to-use release to date.
21st December 2017


Altium announces preview of Altium Designer at Electronic Design Show

Altium announces preview of Altium Designer at Electronic Design Show
  Altium has announced a special glimpse at the next-gen of PCB design software, Altium Designer 18, and more, at the 2017 Engineering Design Show. The annual trade show is a design event showcasing the latest innovations in engineering, electronics and embedded design. 
20th September 2017

Altium returns to a direct customer relationship in France

Altium returns to a direct customer relationship in France
  Altium has announced the return to a direct sales model in France. Altium Europe now takes responsibility for all activities related to commercial Altium Designer licensing previously covered by an official reseller. Customers will benefit from a new, lower Subscription price, as well as support, sales and marketing conducted in the local language. 
4th April 2017

Compiler toolset achieves automotive SPICE Level 2 certification

Altium has been recognized with Automotive SPICE (Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination) Level 2 certification for its TASKING VX Compiler Toolset. This achievement signifies the standard of product development process that TASKING applies to provide quality, reliable products and continues the commitment to customers to help them produce high quality results in safety-related projects.  
29th March 2017

Toolset for TriCore features a range of improvements

Altium has announced a major update to its TASKING VX-toolset for TriCore with the release of version 6.2, which carries a range of improvements and new features to heighten development performance for TriCore/AURIX - first and second generation-based applications.
28th March 2017

Update to PCB software shifts focus back to creating designs

Update to PCB software shifts focus back to creating designs
Having experienced record user growth in the past year, Altium has launched the latest version of its PCB design software with Altium Designer 17. This release further embodies Altium’s commitment to passionate design by significantly reducing the time spent on non-design related tasks. 
13th January 2017

November date slated for PCB design software launch

In the midst of record user growth, Altium has announced the upcoming release of new landmark PCB design and data management technologies in Altium Designer 17 and Altium Vault 3.0. These new technologies will continue to drive the company’s goal of becoming the leader in PCB design software by 2020, with over 5000 engineers having already switched to Altium Designer in FY2016.
16th November 2016

Design toolset enhanced to optimise microcontroller

Design toolset enhanced to optimise microcontroller
To maximise development performance for TriCore/AURIX-based applications Altium has introduced the TASKING VX-toolset for TriCore 6. It is available immediately with a 14-day trial version on request. Existing customers with a maintenance contract can upgrade to the new release for free.
16th November 2016

Arena partners with Altium to enable bidirectional integration

Arena Solutions, a pioneer in all-in-one cloud-based product lifecycle management (PLM), supply chain collaboration and quality management system (QMS) platform, announced it has teamed up with Perception Software from Altium to deliver a bidirectional integration leveraging EDAConnect for Altium/Arena. Engineers juggle many applications during the course of their work.
12th October 2016

Toolset develops performance for AURIX technology

Toolset develops performance for AURIX technology
Bringing a wealth of improvements and new features to maximise development performance for TriCore/AURIX-based applications is the new TASKING VX-toolset for TriCore release 6.1, which has been announced by Altium. The TASKINGtoolset is a complete Eclipse-based embedded development toolchain with integrated compiler, multi-core linker, debugger and safety checker for optimising every bit of Infineon’s powerful microcontroller.
5th October 2016

Altium acquires enterprise PLM integration provider

Altium acquires enterprise PLM integration provider
The completed acquisition of Perception Software, leading provider of enterprise PLM integration solutions, has been announced by Altium. Bringing over a decade of enterprise integration expertise and technology to the Altium portfolio, Perception Software is also helping to allow engineers and manufacturers to design, build, and support innovative products.
31st August 2016

Project of the Summer promotes collaborative design

Project of the Summer promotes collaborative design
Altium Makers and Content Division has announced a partnership with Other Machine Co., a Berkeley, CA based manufacturer of portable desktop CNC milling machines, to run a Project Of The Summer competition during the northern hemisphere summer months. CircuitMaker users will be in the running to win the first production unit of the Othermill Pro (retail value $3,199) by completing and collaborating together on novel electronics designs in the CircuitMaker community.
15th June 2016

Project of the Summer

Hold on to your seats! This is really great news - in addition to the ongoing Project of the Month competition Altium hold, they get to run a Project of the Summer Competition as well! (Southern Hemisphericals are included too, though it's winter down under right now). How is it possible? Their friends OtherMachine Co. at are generously donating a brand-new OtherMill Pro. What's better yet, the Othermill Pro will be the very first off the production line - yep, serial number 1. By Ben Jordan.
2nd June 2016

Documentation-focused update to Altium Designer

Documentation-focused update to Altium Designer
Altium has announced the release of an update to their flagship PCB design platform, Altium Designer 16.1. This update continues the company’s core focus on providing engineers with the most efficient PCB design platform with several features that enhance design documentation and high-speed design workflows. Altium Designer 16.1 is available now as a free upgrade for all existing Altium Subscription customers, and can be accessed via the Altium Products Download page.
5th May 2016

Documentation solution for PCB design tool

Documentation solution for PCB design tool
Available exclusively for its PCB design platform, Designer 16.1, Altium is scheduled to release a new documentation workflow. Draftsman provides PCB designers with a unified documentation solution with customisable drawing views, documentation templates and a fully complete design to documentation workflow in Altium Designer 16.1.
31st March 2016

Altium to show upcoming PDN Analysis solution at embedded world 2016

Altium is scheduled to show a pre-release BETA of a new PDN analysis solution at Embedded World 2016 for its flagship PCB design platform, Altium Designer. The PDN Analyzer extension will allow engineers to easily resolve Power Distribution Network (PDN) issues as they arise in a board layout process without having to rely on physical prototypes to identify voltage and current issues.
23rd February 2016

Altium Designer reduces VOX guitar amp development time by 50%

Altium Designer reduces VOX guitar amp development time by 50%
Altium has partnered with VOX, a musical equipment manufacturer, to reduce development time on the company’s electronic designs for their award-winning guitar amps. With the use of Altium Designer, VOX was able to reduce development time by 50%, citing ease of use, ECAD-to-MCAD collaboration tools and powerful productivity features as the primary catalysts for their streamlined development success.
20th January 2016

Altium announces update to TASKING toolset

Altium Limited has announced an update to their TASKING toolset for the Infineon and STMicroelectronics MCU families. v4.0r1 of the TASKING VX-toolset provides support for the popular MISRA C:2012 software development guidelines and offers a number of optimisations for embedded software development workflows. This update is available now on Windows and Linux and those interested in trying this updated toolset can request a 30 day trial.
11th December 2015


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