CadSoft awards its top resellers in APAC, Americas and
London, 8 February 2012.
CadSoft, owners of the market leading
EAGLE PCB design software, has today acknowledged the
efforts of three resellers who have significantly
contributed to the success of the product.
CadSoft has recognised Stratford Digital
(USA, Canada), CADware
(Czech Republic) and Circuit Boards Service (Japan) as
Resellers of the Year.
"We are pleased to have Stratford Digital, CADware and
Circuits Boards Service as value added resellers. These
partners contribute significantly to EAGLE's success
and the EAGLE community in general," states Thomas
Liratsch, General Manager of CadSoft.
Besides being the first North American distributor to offer
online sales of EAGLE licenses, Stratford Digital also
offers custom tools, training, and design services for many
EAGLE customers. The free web-interface that they
maintain at www.eaglecentral.ca/forums
provides a great service to the EAGLE community.
CADware has been successfully selling CAM- / CAE- Software
and plotters for board manufacturing for over 18 years.
EAGLE benefits from their experience and from the close
relationship to this Czech company that also publishes its
own electronic magazine - DPS.
Circuit Boards Service has established EAGLE in the
Japanese market and, thanks to their sales and regional
marketing engagement, Japan is now one of the key markets
for CadSoft in the Asia Pacific region. Circuit Boards
Service focuses on plotters for
PCB fabrication, professional
CAD Software and automatic test equipment.
EAGLE Version 6 is a professional-grade
CAD tool for electronic designers. It is fully
functional on Windows, Linux, and Mac platforms with files
being completely interchangeable. A fair licensing model
and reasonable cost, with free lifetime support and no
annual maintenance costs, make EAGLE version 6 great value
for all kinds of companies.
CadSoft Computer GmbH and CadSoft in the USA are part of Premier Farnell
plc., one of the world's leading distributors of
electronic components, products and services.CadSoft
specializes in the development of the popular CAD-Software
EAGLE used by design engineers worldwide for over 20 years.
EAGLE is a user-friendly, powerful and affordable software
for efficient circuit board design (PCB design) and
combines the modules schematic editor, layout editor and
autorouter on one single interface. Shared Open Source User
Language Programs (ULPs) guarantee maximum flexibility by
enabling various features, such as simulation, realization
of individual instruction sequences, data export and
import. DesignLink feature provides access to data
and prices on over 4 million products from Newark, Farnell
and element 14. EAGLE users benefit from free support
through dedicated experts, active customer forums, the
EAGLE community on
element 14, webinars and training on demand.
EAGLE is available for Linux®, Mac® and Windows®.
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internationalise its model accordingly. It trades locally
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