System design and implementation for electrical/electronic systems
Optimized electrical system implementation
Ensure EE architectures are correct-by-design while driving faster design cycles for creating wiring harnesses and AUTOSAR-optimized networks. Mentor Automotive offers a complete design flow using Mentor Automotive Capital? tool suite, delivering optimized electrical system implementation while reducing overall vehicle weight and cost.
Electrical and electronic architecture with Capital
Reduce weight and cost, compress design cycle time
Capital’s define and design tools reduce electrical and electronic cost & weight, also compress cycle times while maximize future headroom in your designs. Our Capital tools help you perform integrated studies during architecture development and ongoing feature implementation across the embedded software, electronic hardware, network and electrical domains.
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Wire harness manufacture with Capital
Enhance manufacturing with Capital design data
Automatically create manufacturing process trees, detailed cost analyses, production operator instructions and formboard layouts directly from harness design data.
Digital continuity and wire harness manufacture
Learn how digital continuity can accelerate wire harness manufacture while developing greater understanding of cost and production cycles.
Design AUTOSAR-compliant software for popular ECUs
Our Volcano tools make it easy for AUTOSAR and legacy ECU software to be designed and implemented on popular semiconductor ECUs. The tool suite includes a fully AUTOSAR-compliant software stack (supporting versions 4.2 and 4.0.3 in accordance to ISO 26262).
Advanced thermal and radiometric characterization
Mentor Automotive simulation technologies make it easier to test various cooling techniques to cost effectively identify the best design. Our thermal and radiometric characterization solutions help you gain a far greater understanding of your designs by calculating the properties of the LED and its behavior at different temperatures and currents.
Industry-best design definition to manufacturing flow
Improve electrical, thermal and electromechanical quality and reliability with system design to manufacturing execution tool. Xpedition® Enterprise is the automotive industry’s most innovative PCB design flow for the global enterprise, offering full data integrity from system design definition to manufacturing execution.
PCB Design Flow
Service and maintenance with Capital
Intelligent, vehicle-specific documentation
Capital’s Service tools automatically create intelligent documentation that streamlines fault diagnosis. Provide highly interactive, vehicle specific environment for service technicians engaged in troubleshooting.
The move to smart documentation and dynamic diagnostics
Watch how Capital has helped the automotive industry move to smart documentation and dynamic diagnostics.