P-CAD

P-CAD

(application)
A CAE system marketed by CADAM, an IBM company.
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Though not seen around the industry much anymore, Rich, many longtime readers will recall, revolutionized CAD and CAM software as founder of P-CAD, which at one point boasted the world's largest ECAD installed base, and Advanced CAM Technologies (ACT), which developed the still popular CAM350.
Drawings from P-CAD, Altium and Protel can also now be imported via the intermediate format ACCEL ASCII to enhance interoperability and flexibility.
Mentor's new translators enable migration of Protel, P-CAD and OrCAD designs and libraries to PADS PCB design solutions.
Formats supported by AutoVue in previously released service packs (3-7) include: CATIA 5 R14 (3D/2D); DirectModel JT 8; SolidDesigner 13 (OneSpace Designer 2005); Mentor DxDesigner Schematics/Symbols 2004; Mentor Expedition PCB/Schematics 2004/2004 sp1; Cadence Allegro 15.2; PADS PowerPCB Binary version 5; P-CAD PCB/Schematics 2004; Zuken CADIF 8; Zuken CADSTAR PCB/Schematics/3D 7; Acrobat PDF 1.6 (version 7).
Version 7 of the Trilogy 5000 solution has been enriched with wide-ranging enhancements facilitating multi-vendor assembly engineering, substantial additions to DFM verification and extensions to Trilogy's ample range of CAD interfaces including Mentor PowerPCB V5, Orcad, Altium P-CAD, and many others.
Many appear to be licensing private-label software with proven vendors such as Autodesk, FutureNet, T&W Systems Inc (Huntington Beach, CA), Personal CAD Systems Inc (P-CAD, Los Gatos, CA), Cascade Graphics Development (Santa Ana, CA), 4D Graphics Inc (Renton, WA), and CADAM INC (Burbank, CA).
They include two deans of CAD software development: Rich Nedbal, the founder of P-CAD, and the late Alan Finch, of Racal-Redac.
has released to beta testing a new version of its P-CAD PCB design software.
The design inductees include two deans of CAD software development: Rich Nedbal, the founder of P-CAD, and the late Alan Finch, of Racal-Redac, Who conceived the gridless router.
(EMA also offers a handful of other lines as well, including CAM350 from DownStream Technologies.) The former reseller of P-CAD and other tools has severed its relationships with most of those vendors to concentrate on the Cadence lines, which it says make up about 95% of its revenues.
Think of those in similar roles and their companies who have come and gone in that time: Rich Nedbal and P-CAD; Messrs.
The new release, 2002 Service Pack 1, for P-CAD PCB layout tools, adds a Design Explorer integration platform and includes CAMtasfic DXP, Altium's CAM verification and editing program, and a new DXP-based mixed-signal circuit simulator.