Published on 04-20-2017 10:00 AM
The diamond jewelry industry encourages customers to focus on the 4C's -- cut, clarity, color, and carats. At the recent PCB Forum conducted by Mentor (a Siemens business) in Santa Clara, I learned that current system design flows also require an emphasis on the 4C's -- collaboration, concurrency, consistency, and a cloud environment. These capabilities need to span schematic design, constraint management, and physical PCB design and layout.
The complexity of current products