Altium Limited Articles
NASA selects Altium Designer as electronic design standard
Altium Limited, the developer of unified electronic product development solutions, has announced that NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) has chosen Altium Designer as its standard electronics design software. The Center’s Engineering Directorate will use Altium Designer as its electronics design standard on both manned and unmanned mission support. These include the Space Shuttle and International Space Station programs, as well as the Constel...
Altium Sponsors German University of Applied Sciences
Altium has added the University of Applied Sciences at Fachhochschule Deggendorf in Bavaria to its worldwide electronic engineering student development programme. Altium is providing the new development lab at FH Deggendorf with sponsorship of Altium Designer unified licenses, and full support, totalling a value of over 190,000 euros. Students at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Media Technology will use Altium Designer’s unified desi...
Power supply simulation for Altium Designer users
Altium Limited has announced support in Altium Designer for the SIMetrix/SIMPLIS power simulation system, a joint development between Transim Technology and Catena Software Ltd.
Altium appoints Samuel S. Weiss as new Chairman
Altium the developer of unified electronic product development solutions, has announced the appointment of Samuel S. Weiss as Non-Executive Chairman. He replaces Carl Rooke as Chairman following Carl’s announcement to retire the chair position after seven years. Carl will continue in his position of non-executive director for the board and as a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nomination Committees.
Altium opens up unified design to DxDesigner users
Altium Limited has updated the design translation capabilities of its Altium Designer system to support the import of Mentor Graphics’ DxDesigner files. The enhanced migration tools make it easier for companies and designers currently using a DxDesigner-based point tool solution to upgrade to Altium Designer and gain the benefits of its unified design environment. Unified electronics design brings board-level design, embedded systems design an...
Altium exhibits at “Forum de l’Electronique” in Paris
Altium Limited, the industry’s leading developer of unified electronic product development solutions, is demonstrating the latest version of Altium Designer at the leading French electronics trade show “Forum de l’Electronique” which takes place from September 25 to 27, 2007 at Paris Expo.
Altium Designer now used in Canadian space research
Altium Limited continues its investment in the future generation of electronics designers and engineers, with new donations of software to the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies, Space Flight Laboratory (UTIAS/SFL) in support of its CanX satellite missions.
Altium hits the road in the UK with five city seminar series
Altium Limited, the developer of unified electronic product development solutions, and channel partner Premier EDA Solutions, are holding a seminar series in five cities across the United Kingdom taking place September 26 – November 7.
Altium ends financial year with continued solid growth, strong cash balance
Altium Limited the developer of unified electronic product design solutions, has confirmed its final financial results for the financial year ending 30 June, 2007. Altium ended the financial year with a cash balance of $10.7 million, up 68%. Revenues grew 18%, and sales grew 26%. As a result, Altium proposes to provide a return to shareholders of 6 cents per share in the form of a capital reduction, subject to shareholder approval at the company...
Altium Designer Roadshow series announced by Premier EDA
Premier EDA Solutions Ltd, is embarking on a second round of Roadshows aimed at Engineering Managers, Electronic Product Developers, Software Engineers and current users of Altium Designer, P-CAD, DXP and Protel 99SE who are open to moving beyond the current constraints of traditional PCB design to join them at the Altium Designer 6 UK Roadshow to experience the unique Altium unified design approach. Initial results from the Altium Designer 6 UK...
Altium Designer simplifies third-party FPGA core integration
Altium Limited has announced that it has added support for the direct import of FPGA cores generated by third-party applications to its Altium Designer unified electronic product development system. This new addition makes the creation and import of highly-optimized, device-specific custom FPGA cores from device vendor tools such as Xilinx's Core Generator and Altera's Megafunction Wizard easy and efficient, and significantly enhances the abilit...
Altium announces new NanoBoard-NB2
Altium Limited today announced that it will be showcasing their next-generation NanoBoard-NB2 - a unique reconfigurable development board targeting unified processor/FPGA system design - at this years Embedded World trade show in Nürnberg, Germany. Altium is now ramping up for full production of the NanoBoard-NB2 and will commence taking advanced orders from engineers and developers wanting to ensure theirs is amongst the first off the producti...
Altium Designer wins IEC DesignVision Award at DesignCon 2007
Altium has announced that its unified electronic product development solution - Altium Designer 6 - has been awarded a prestigious International Engineering Consortium's (IEC) DesignVision Award at DesignCon 2007. Altium Designer was selected from a competitive field of finalists judged to be the most unique, innovative and beneficial to the industry.
Altium Designer honored as DesignVision 2007 Award Finalist
Altium Limited has announced that its unified electronic product development solution - Altium Designer 6 - has been nominated as a finalist in the International Engineering Consortium's (IEC) DesignVision Awards program which recognizes technologies, applications, products, and services judged to be the most 'unique and beneficial' to the industry.
Altium releases TASKING VX-toolset for leading C166/ST10 microcontrollers from Infineon and STMicroelectronics
Altium Limited today announced the release of a new TASKING VX-toolset for the C166/ST10 microcontroller family which offers substantial performance gains over traditional C166 development tools. Initial benchmarking of the TASKING VX-toolset for the C166/ST10 microcontroller family indicates that it provides an average improvement of 45% in code compression and 24% in code speed optimization, enabling customers to deliver high-quality applicatio...
New software edition gives designers a better view
Altium, known for its Windows-based electronics design software, has announced the latest release of the Altium Designer Viewer Edition, which enables users to quickly and easily view, print, cross probe and explore design projects and documents that have been created in Altium's unified electronic product development system, Altium Designer.