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Allegro PCB Designer 

Constraint-driven PCB design

Cadence® Allegro® PCB Designer quickly takes simple or complex designs from concept to production in a constraint-driven design system. Its scalable based plus options model allows designers to cost-effectively match the technological and methodological needs of small to large companies and projects.

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Speeds designs from placement and routing through to manufacturing with powerful features such as design partitioning, RF design capabilities, and interconnect design planning. Production-proven to increase productivity and help engineers quickly ramp up to volume production.

  • Provides a scalable, full-featured PCB design solution
  • Enables a constraint-driven design flow to reduce design iterations
  • Provides a single, consistent, front-to-back constraint management environment
  • Delivers an integrated RF/analog design and mixed-signal design environment
  • Provides interactive floorplanning and component placement
  • Provides design partitioning for large, dispersed development teams
  • Enables real-time, interactive push/shove etch editing
  • Allows real-time plowing/healing with dynamic shape technology
  • Manages net scheduling, timing, crosstalk, layer set routing, and geometric constraints
  • Provides proven PCB Router technology for auto-routing of random signals
  • Enables hierarchical Route Planning to accelerate design completion
  • Shortens interconnect planning and routing time for dense designs with high-speed interfaces
  • Provides a comprehensive, powerful, easy-to-use suite of tools to assist designers with an efficient and successful handoff to manufacturing
    • DFM Checker for sign-off against company/manufacturing partner-specific rules
    • Documentation Editor for reducing fabrication and assembly documentation time up to 70%
    • Panel Editor for communicating assembly panel design intent to manufacturing partners
  • Custom rules development toolset to extend rules supported by Allegro PCB Designer and Allegro PCB Manufacturing Option
  • Outputs design data in a variety of manufacturing formats