Mentor White Paper: An Intelligent DFM Approach


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The electronics industry has evolved past manual DFM methods, and to compete in the market today, your organization needs intelligent software that addresses the full NPI process. This white paper explains why PCB designers must consider the benefits of the full release process to systematically streamline the panelization, documentation, and communication process with your PCB manufacturing ecosystem. 

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