comment on this article

No walls, no rework

Better teamworking is the key to reducing design iterations. Tools can help too. By Louise Joselyn.

Recent research into board rework and redesign problems showed 21% of problems are logical, 26% are emi related, 18% due to signal integrity and 24% are thermal issues.

Reducing or eliminating board design iterations will clearly reduce design cycle times. But training expert Smallpiece says that, in the UK, 17% of the design cycle is spent in definition, 33% in design and 50% in redesign.

Click here to request this article by email

Graham Pitcher

Comment on this article

This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team.

What you think about this article:

Add your comments


Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published.
Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.

Related Articles

Trust no-one

Over the past decade, concern has grown over hardware Trojans: malicious ...

Thermal evolution

Two years ago, a team of HP was faced with the challenge of getting more ...

Custom MMIC design

Plextek RFI CEO Liam Devlin discusses the technical and commercial ...

Between the layers

ZofzPCB is a free 3D Gerber viewer that allows designers to see inside the ...

Cloud Solver

Today, new technologies enter the market very, very quickly. For some of the ...

A digital revolution

The micro:bit Educational Foundation has been launched as a not-for-profit ...