Board Design Flow
» Design Specification
» Schematic Capture
» PCB/ Layout/ Layer Stack up/ Signal integrity simulations
» CAD design reviews, DFM reviews and DFT (ICT) reviews
» BOM Generation/PCB fabrication/Assembly
» Firmware/Diagnostic development
» Hardware bring up, debugging, design Validation
» Firmware and software designer interaction for hardware integration
Tools Used
» Schematic Capture: OrCad™, Viewlogic™, Concept™
» PCB routing: Allegro™
» Signal Integrity: XTK™, SpectraQuest™
» Development Tools (Emulators/Debuggers/Compilers/Simulators/Assemblers):
» PCI Analyser
Lab Tools: Logic Analyzers, Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Power supplies