Byte Design has wide experience in creating designs using a number of CAD tools. The preferred CAD tool for layout designs at Byte Design is either Protel or Mentor Expedition (VeriBest) depending on the complexity of the design. Other CAD tools that Byte Design has experience with include SATCAM, P-CAD, AutoTRAX, AutoCAD, Microstation, CAM-350 and GerbTool.
Printed Circuit Board Designs from Byte Design aims to achieve the clients design goals, while yielding a board that is economically manufacturable. The design experience of Byte Design encompasses technologies ranging from price-sensitive, single-sided, high volume consumer boards to high density SMD, multi-layer, high-speed controlled impedance designs.
Byte Design has successfully completed several high-speed digital and analog, as well as mixed technology designs using through hole and SMD components. Byte Design use the customer’s design standards or industry standards (IPC, AS, MIL) to transform the clients’ schematic into a viable PCB design. Upon completion Byte Design provides the finished manufacturing documentation, CAD file and Gerber files as a package for board fabrication and assembly.
Byte Design undertakes the creation and maintenance of clients’ libraries including library structure and setup, schematic symbol libraries, part database libraries and PCB cell (footprint) libraries.
Some of the consulting services performed by Byte Design include system review and recommendations, software installation and configuration, documentation of design processes, documentation of company standards and work instructions.