The Aras Connectors integrate the leading PCB layout tools with the Aras Innovator™ PLM solution suite, providing product data, configuration, project and workflow management services essential to the successful automation and control of PCB layout data and processes.

  • Cross-team design coordination and concurrent engineering that can span workgroups and continents.
  • Design release process control. Ensures that manufacturing and board fabricators receive the right data the first time.
  • Improved compliance, including ISO9001, ISO10007, QSA9000, FDA, GMP and ROHS.
  • Automated BOM extraction to unified product BO. Support for BOM Redlining and Mark-up.
  • Support for assembly variants and programming variants, as well as auxiliary mechanical parts.
  • Automatic extraction and versioned Check-in of the board or panel data set for manufacturing.
  • Extraction and Check-in of variant assembly drawings and assembly data files.
  • Check-in of the complete design structure for engineering change and re-use.
  • Full support of assembly and programming variants in the Bill-of-Materials and plot data.
  • Familiar look and feel of leading EDA tool user interface, so engineers can focus on their design activities.
  • Significant gains in data security and capture of data structures.

Available Connectors include: