AWR and Zuken launched AWR Connected for Zuken. The RF verification flow provides a pathway from Zuken’s CR-8000 Design Force PCB design software into AWR’s Microwave Office high-frequency simulation software. AWR Connected for Zuken is available now from AWR. CR-8000 Design Force PCB design suite is available from Zuken.
Cadence Design Systems introduced version 16.6 of the OrCAD PCB tool. The design solution includes new features, enhanced customization capabilities, and 20% simulation performance improvements to help engineers with product creation. The new version offers improved usability, performance and productivity. The Cadence OrCAD v16.6 PCB design solution is expected to be available in the fourth of this year.