Tag Archives: data transfer

Simpler Sharing of Design Files is on the Horizon

Myriad acronyms segment the world of design tools: CAD, CAM, CAE and PLM to name a few. Whether the tools are computer-aided design/manufacturing/engineering or product lifecycle management, there’s a push to ensure that diverse design tools from multiple suppliers can communicate freely. At a recent PLM conference for Dassault Systèmes customers, speakers from many companies […]

IPC-2581 Consortium Opens its Doors to New Members

Getting OEMs, design tool providers, EMS providers and others to agree on a standard for transferring data files has proven a difficult challenge. The IPC-2581 Consortium, formed to help industry settle on a data transfer document, is beefing up its efforts by opening its membership to individuals. The consortium was created in 2011 by a […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports: Design, Data Transfer, Documentation, high speeD, high frequency

IPC Standards Committee Reports from IPC Midwest Conference & Exhibition Printed Board Design The 1-10b Current Carrying Capacity Task Group discussed revisions to IPC-2152, Standard for Determining Current Carrying Capacity in Printed Board Design. The task group wants to tap into industry testing for high current, high pulse applications, as well as flexible circuit technology […]

Updates from IPC Design, Data Transfer and Documentation Committees

What progress are the IPC committees making? Learn more in the area of PCB design, data transfer and documentation from the Electronics Midwest standards development meetings. Interested in joining a committee? Send an e-mail to answers@ipc.org. PRINTED BOARD DESIGN The IPC 1-10c Test Coupon and Artwork Generation Task Group reviewed a future addendum to IPC-2221A, […]