Zuken White Papers

The Internet of Things and Modular Design

The advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) offers the potential to automatically collect detailed performance information from every device in the field at minimal cost. This field performance data can then be crunched to identify design weaknesses and improve product quality.

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The Internet of Things (IoT) and Modular Design

End-to-end Hardware Architecture Design and Validation

This white paper explores the benefits of bringing all these design domains together in a single tool that enables the translation of product requirements into an initial hardware architecture, ready for detailed design.

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End-to-end Hardware Architecture Design and Validation

3D Convergence of Multi-board PCB and IC Packaging Design

A new generation of 3D multi-board product level design tools offers major improvements by managing multi-board placement in both 2D and 3D, and enabling co-design of the chip, package and board in a single environment.

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3D Convergence of Multi-board PCB and IC Packaging Design

Designing Products, Not Just Boards

The Shift to Product-centric Design

This white paper explores the benefits of product-centric design and how it differs from current-generation PCB-centric processes and tools.

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PCB Design for Manufacturing

Intellectual Property Management Tools Help Protect Against Design Theft

This white paper looks at the extent and danger of intellectual property theft in today’s manufacturing environment, and considers how new generation ECAD software can help stem the problem.

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Intellectual Property Management Tools Help Protect Against Design Theft: IP Theft Tools for Manufacturing

The Modular Approach

A Guide to Multidisciplinary Success

The white paper takes a look at the resulting tasks form an electronic, electrical and fluid engineering perspective and presents a pragmatic solution approach.

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Functional Block Diagrams to Detailed System Wiring Diagrams: A New and Integrated Approach

Electrical Engineering Data Management

A Practical Foundation for a True Mechanical Data Model

In this white paper, you will find numerous tips and suggestions to achieve a future-proof product development process (PDP).

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Electrical Engineering Data Management: A Practical Foundation for a True Mechanical Data Model

Domain-specific Data Management

The Missing Link to Product Success with Enterprise-wide PLM?

This white paper considers the importance of data and process management for modern product development, and shows why electrical CAD data are best managed in a domain-specific environment that provides a basis for integration into enterprise-wide PLM and ERP environments.

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Domain-specific Domain Management: The Missing Link to Product Success with Enterprise-wide PLM?