Altium Limited has announced the release of a significantly upgraded version of its unified electronic product development system – Altium Designer. This new 6.0 version of
Altium Designer addresses the challenges posed by the increasing use of programmable design elements to create smarter products that process data at ever-increasing speeds.
Altium Designer 6.0 provides a single, unified application that incorporates all the technologies and capabilities necessary for complete electronic product development. It integrates board- and FPGA-level system design, embedded software development for FPGA-based and discrete processors, and PCB layout, editing and manufacturing within a single design environment.
With this new release, Altium has strengthened and enhanced almost all areas of the Altium Designer system. Physical platform design has been upgraded to support the high board densities and high-speed signaling found in today's designs. Programmable design support has been extended with increased programmable device and processor coverage and higher levels of physical-level integration. And Altium has made it significantly easier to integrate Altium Designer with the company engineering and business management systems commonly found in medium and large-scale organizations.
Availability and pricing
Altium Designer 6.0 is available for immediate purchase through Altium's sales and support centers worldwide. For pricing and information about Altium Designers flexible product licensing options, customers should contact their local Altium sales and support center.
More information, including an extensive set of on-demand video presentations, is available from www.altium.com.