Aras® Component Engineering

Aras® Applications

Aras® Component Engineering Overview

The Aras® Component Engineering application makes it easy to select, source, and compare the electronic components that best meet your requirements. With the Aras Component Engineering application, users have instant access to complete, up-to-date technical data, as well as obsolescence and compliance information on more than 450 million board-level components in over 400 categories from leading manufacturers around the world — without launching multiple browsers or separate applications. The application embeds commercial component data from the IHS CAPS Universe database into the Aras environment, providing engineering and sourcing professionals with a single point of access to the information needed to design, procure, and sustain your company's products.

Aras® Component Engineering is highly flexible, allowing organizations to tailor business processes to their specific requirements.

Capabilities Enabled

Component Engineering

Simplifies selection, approval, sourcing and compliance for externally sourced electronic components.


Some capabilities of the Aras® Component Engineering application are open-access, while others require a L2 or L3 subscription.

Features L1 (Open-access) L2 Subscription L3 Subscription
Search by manufacturer part number, manufacturer name and keywords
Download the latest component datasheets
View Manufacturer Part Information
Launch New Part approval workflows
Parametric / filtered search across 400+ attribute fields and keywords
Approved Manufacturers – red / yellow / green status indicators
In-use parts – red / yellow / green status indicators
Side by Side Part Compare
Environment Compliance Documentation for RoHS and REACH
Certificates of Conflict Mineral Compliance / CMRT
Full Material Disclosure Data Sheets & Regulated Substances
Product Change Notices (PCN) Data
End of Life (EOL) Data
Lifecycle prediction