Mentor introduces multi-discipline systems engineering tools

IESF Conference, Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) said it has announced the availability of new tools delivering integrated electrical/electronic/software systems engineering capability for the transportation market.

The new Capital Systemsâ„¢ tools allow implementations to be optimized for key parameters such as cost and weight. Unlike other approaches, engineers within the various disciplines do not need to understand one another´s detailed syntax. This makes the new tools easy to deploy, leaving staff free to concentrate on design innovation.

The Capital Systems tools are part of the successful Capital® suite, an advanced software suite for the electrical systems and wire harness domain. Used by leading automotive and aerospace OEMs and suppliers worldwide, the Capital tool is built to support the complex demands of integrated processes from initial product definition through electrical system design, harness manufacture and vehicle maintenance.

Mentor Graphics Corporation is a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services and award-winning support for the world´s most successful electronics and semiconductor companies. Established in 1981, the company reported revenues over the last 12 months in excess of USD1.24 billion.