Zuken

One of the leading companies in the EDA and ECAD/CAE industry, offers a wide range of software solutions and consulting services for end-to-end electrical and electronic engineering.

Software Manufacturer

Zuken works globally with leading companies to optimize their electrical and electronic engineering design and related manufacturing processes through the provision of leading edge software and consulting services.

Zuken's software is primarily used for designing printed circuit boards (PCBs), Multi-Chip Modules, and for the engineering of electrotechnical, wiring, wiring harness, pneumatics and hydraulics applications. Furthermore, Zuken offers solutions for electrical and electronic engineering data management (e-PLM). Zuken is one of three major EDA companies which specialize in PCB design software, the other two being Cadence Design Systems and Mentor Graphics. Recently Zuken is developing solutions that move in the direction of total optimization of design based on collaboration between EDA and MDA (Mechanical Design Automation), between EDA and PLM (Product Lifecycle Management), and between MDA and PLM.

Zuken Postings

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Realistic Implementation of Signal Integrity Screening – Guidelines for PCB Designers

Aug 19, 2010 | Griff Derryberry

This article looks at each of the roles of the engineer and PCB designer, considers the traditional design process, and makes suggestions on how the designer can contribute significantly to improving a design’s overall signal integrity while simultaneousl...

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Zuken Announces XJTAG DFT Assistant for CR-8000 PCB design suite

Jul 23, 2017 | Zuken® and XJTAG® have entered into a partnership to enhance Zuken’s CR-8000 with a design for test (DFT) capability that will improve test coverage during schematic entry. The capability is based on XJTAG’s DFT Assistant, and will be available later this year as a free plugin for Zuken’s CR-8000 Design Gateway users.

MCAD and ECAD speak the same language with CADSTAR Board Modeler Lite

Jan 10, 2012 | Zuken announces a new version of Board Modeler Lite that offers significant productivity enhancements during board layout design.

Z-DAC 2011 - Call for Papers

Apr 27, 2011 | Sharing first-hand knowledge and experience is what this conference is all about. So whether you're a novice speaker or a pro presenter, we want to hear from you.

Updated PCB Market Share Figures by Gary Smith EDA Now Show Zuken as PCB Worldwide #2

Feb 24, 2011 | The latest figures released by Gary Smith EDA for 2008-2009 show Zuken as the #2 worldwide PCB vendor with 23% PCB market share, firmly in second place (Mentor is #1). The update also shows Zuken as the worldwide #4 overall EDA vendor behind Synopsys, Cadence, and Mentor.

Zuken Expands its Sales Reach in North America through Partnership with Reseller TSI

Feb 09, 2011 | Zuken announced that Technical Systems Integrators, Inc. (TSI) has joined its expanding North American sales force. TSI’s experienced sales team will incorporate Zuken’s electrical and electronic ECAD software, E³.series and CR-5000, into their portfolio of solutions. This comes about as a result of growing success and subsequent demand for Zuken’s design solutions.

Zuken’s CADSTAR 12.1 PCB Design Software Cuts Engineering Costs

Aug 18, 2010 | Zuken has today announced version 12.1 of CADSTAR, the desktop PCB design suite. Amidst the call for companies to tighten their belts as they climb out of recession, CADSTAR brings new functionality that helps cut design and manufacturing costs.

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