CADSTAR customers with a valid maintenance contract can now requestCADSTAR License Authorisations by completing and submitting the form within the Zuken Global Support website.
It’s that time of year again. Yearly performance appraisals, staff planning and looking to the year ahead. But are you and your team ready for the new year? Do you have the in-house skills available? Are your team ready to take on the challenges that lie ahead in 2019? Or is it time to look at investing […]
Most CADSTAR users rely on the predefined menu system to access program features, but never realise they can set up a few shortcuts that save you time and frustration!
PCB designers working with advanced and complex designs are constantly pushing the boundaries to satisfy the signal integrity of routed differential pairs and busses. Those who work with flexible and flex-rigid PCB designs are perhaps the most demanding of all. A while ago, the introduction of the curved corner style for routing trunks in CADSTAR […]
CAM350 Release 2018 now available DownStream’s most ambitious release to date, Release 2018, is now available. Verification, optimisation and output generation with CAM350 CAM350 is the industry de facto standard for verification, optimisation and output generation to efficiently and effectively drive PCB fabrication. Problems arising during PCB fabrication can drastically impact product schedules, result in […]
Quadra has been training PCB design and manufacturing individuals for the past three years and has now reached the milestone of training over 100 delegates. Taught by experienced and knowledgeable industry professionals, IPC Designer Certification is the industry’s only premier professional development programme targeted toward those working in the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design industry. […]
BoardModeler Lite 12.1 is now available, so we have a look at some of the additional features now available. Cross-probing Cross-probing between CADSTAR and BML12.1 – The CADSTAR application will no longer be hidden when BML is started from the CADSTAR Tools menu Not got time to read this now? sign up and get […]
This month, Quadra have continued to strengthen their team of PCB design professionals and the expertise of Gary Mulqueen, an experienced Altium PCB designer, will help extend design capabilities within the company. CADSTAR and PCB Design Sales Manager, Michael Wray catches up with Gary and finds out more about his design experience and hear about […]
The mind boggles when you look around at the range of electronic equipment we use on a daily basis. This technology is not just relied upon but is often taken for granted and often abused as a result. Case in point – teenagers; recklessly discarding their smartphones and still assuming them to work. I will, […]
We all approach different tasks in different ways and as PCB designers we all have very different ways of working, even though the task at hand effectively requires the same outcome. Designers rely on a variety of tools to help streamline and complete designs as efficiently as possible, some of which are more regularly used than […]