Mentor Graphics Corp., released the Xpedition Systems Designer for multi-board systems connectivity. The product captures the hardware description of multi-board systems, from logical system definition to individual PCBs and automates multi-level system design synchronization processes.
Altium Ltd., a global leader in electronic design automation, native 3D PCB design systems (Altium Designer) and embedded software development toolkits (TASKING), announced the upcoming release of its professional printed circuit board (PCB) and electronic system level design software, Altium Designer 15.
eSurface® Technologies, the developer of the eSurface proprietary process for printed circuit boards, announced the appointment of Judy Warner to the eSurface Technologies Advisory Board, effective immediately.
Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. announced that on June 11, 2014 its board of directors appointed Don C. Bell to serve as a member of the company's board. Mr. Bell will also serve as a member of the board's compensation committee.
ParkerVision Inc., a developer and marketer of semiconductor technology solutions for wireless applications, announced that its patent portfolio once again ranked among the Top 25 companies in The Patent Board's Telecom and Communications Industry scorecard, published by The Wall Street Journal on March 17, 2014.
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced a powerful new version of the Agilent EEsof EDA Advanced Design System software, ADS 2014. It is designed to dramatically improve design productivity and efficiency with new technologies.
Isola Group S.à r.l., a market leader in dielectric materials used to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards, announced that GETEK® laminates and prepegs are now in production at its facility in Düren, Germany, which will shorten lead times to Isola’s European customers. GETEK materials provide the low-dielectric constant and low-dissipation factors demanded by high-speed, low-loss printed circuit board designs and applications, while providing superior thermal performance and high reliability based on the system’s 180°C glass transition temperature (Tg).
AWR Corp., the innovation leader in high-frequency EDA software, will preview new features and enhancements in its pending V11 release of the AWR Design Environment™ during DesignCon 2014, January 20-21 in Santa Clara, CA.
Raytheon Co. announced that its Board of Directors has elected Dr. Thomas A. Kennedy, age 58, to serve as the chief executive officer of Raytheon Co., effective March 31, 2014. Dr. Kennedy will succeed William H. Swanson, who has served as the CEO of Raytheon Co.since 2003, and who advised the board of his intention to step down from his position as CEO in March, following his 65th birthday next month.
LPKF Laser & Electronics has announced a new line of UV laser cutting systems for printed circuit board depaneling. Available in early 2014, the MicroLine 2000 Series features a range of systems that meet the rigorous standards of modern circuit depaneling.