Design Reviews

Signal Integrity Design Reviews
Sometimes having another set of eyes review a design will help flush out some design issues. SiSoft can act as this third party reviewer and help identify design issues. These reviews represent a low cost investment for our customer, but can result in high value as common design mistakes can be avoided. These reviews take a completed layout database and some of the items reviewed for include:
  • Power plane splits and decoupling
  • Signals crossing splits and antipads
  • Decoupling placement
  • Decoupling pad effectiveness
  • Stackup
  • Signal routing and return paths
  • Crosstalk potential
SiSoft provides a detailed report of our findings. These reviews have helped multiple customers stick to time critical schedules and reduce cost by reducing design iterations.