Design cycle times affected by consumer choices

How to catch up with shrinking automotive cycle times

The average consumer is surrounded by gadgets. It’s rare to find someone who doesn’t have a smart phone in their…

Capital Podcast: “Design Tools and Practices – Past, Present and into the Future”

Today we’re in the early stages of the digital transformation. To appreciate just how far we’ve come, it makes sense…

Mitigating electrical system compliance risk in today’s aircraft

For those developing and mitigating electrical system compliance in today’s aircraft, there are two major trends shaping our industry. First,…

New Talking Aerospace Today podcast with Capital: “The Evolution of Electrical Development in Aerospace”

Capital is now featured in season three of the Talking Aerospace Today podcast series. I’m so pleased to have this opportunity to…

Re-imagining electrical systems design

Capitalizing on current industry trends requires change. The electrical systems of modern automobiles, aircraft and industrial machines contain multiple networks,…

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The Capital E/E Systems development solution. Exactly how has Capital evolved?

In my 20 years at Mentor, I have seen and experienced a lot of “industry firsts” with Capital. Capital was…

What is the Model Based Enterprise? And how does it impact the aerospace value chain?

Digital technology has seeped into all facets of our lives. It’s everywhere. It’s affected the way we stay informed… The…

Aerospace program risk countered with digitalized solutions

Electronic and electrical design demands of the 21st century will no doubt present a tremendous challenge to aerospace OEMs. There…

How automation can help meet Electrical Wiring Interconnect System (EWIS) guidelines

As platforms become more electrical, and the safety of flying becomes paramount, the FAA’s EWIS regulations serve as a cornerstone…