DFMStream: Improve PCB design efficiency while reducing risk

DFMStream: Improve PCB design efficiency while reducing risk Your complex PCB designs require a comprehensive verification process Reduce your risk with DFMStream 200 Bundle DFMStream analyses your Gerber files, ODB++, or IPC-2581 (plus NC data) before your design is committed to fabrication and manufacturing. DFMStream works with any CAD software.   Not got time to read […]

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What are IPC CID certified PCB designers making?

 What are IPC CID certified PCB designers making? IPC Designer Certification or CID (Certified Interconnect Designer) and CID+ is the industry’s only premier professional development programme targeted toward those working in the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design industry. The course specifically caters to existing PCB design professionals who have a number of years experience and require […]

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Outsourcing your PCB design project and why you aren’t doing it

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As businesses become more and more conscious of intellectual property rights, design cycle speed and the desire for quicker and more efficient electronic circuits, many companies are looking for ways to speed up their design cycles without compromising quality. So why are many companies choosing not to outsource their designs?  and are they missing out on opportunities as a […]

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IPC PCB Design Certification – is it worth it?

IPC CID Certification

IPC Interconnect Designer Certification (CID) is the definitive training course for PCB designers and electronic design professionals, but as budgets tighten and time at a premium, is the investment of both time, effort and finance worth it? We decided we wanted to understand why electronic engineers, PCB designers and other product design professionals are taking […]

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Another delegate successfully passes our IPC CID Professional Development Programme

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Krzysztof Rudzki from is the latest successful delegate to have taken his IPC Certified Interconnect Designer Training qualification. Krzysztof is a Product Measurement Group Leader for the company that is a dedicated global leader in Discretes, Logic and MOSFETs devices. Krzysztof contacted Quadra Solutions earlier this year to find out more about the qualification.  “I […]

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