Visual Power Analysis at Design Time
Powered by CST®, PDN Analyzer allows you to easily identify and resolve multi-network DC voltage and current density issues - directly in Altium Designer.
PDN Analyzer Features
PDN Analyzer is the easiest to use DC simulation application, boasting simultaneous multi-network simulation and advanced features such as hierarchical network management, current direction indication, and sortable simulation reports. Visually understand if your power delivery is up to par.
Analyze - Modify - Analyze - without ever interrupting your design workflow.
Voltage Contour and Current Direction Indication
Contour lines and direction arrows provide a clear indication of voltage levels and current flow throughout your design.
Simultaneous Multi-Network Simulation
Simultaneous multi-network power delivery system simulation calculates network and returns path interactions that simple batch simulation won’t provide.
DC Voltage and Current Density Layout Overlays
Easily identify and resolve DC voltage and current density issues during your board layout process.
HTML Reporting and Detailed Results
Multi-column sorting and integrated screenshots, in both the HTML Report and the Via/Pins results tabs, provide a detailed record of the simulation results in a configurable table.
Violation and Hot-Spot Flagging
Flag failing vias and planes with indications on the canvas, cross-probing from tooltips and results tabs, and highlighting vias with excessive current in 3D.
There are several licensing options available for PDN Analyzer - designed for compatibility with your Altium Designer infrastructure and to fit your needs:
Ideal for a single workstation and solo designer. The standalone license requires no active internet connection. Once activated, this license type can be saved, copied, and backed-up as needed.
Private license server
Easily share licenses inside your personal network with the Altium Private License Server. This license type is ideal for those who want the flexibility of accessing their licenses from multiple machines but are not able to connect to the Altium On-Demand license server.
Take the busywork out of your life and let us manage your licenses with the Altium On-Demand License Server. This license type is ideal for design teams looking for the greatest degree of flexibility when working from multiple machines with an active internet connection.
Flexible Use and Roaming
Use your licenses how you want and where you want, even offline.
Quickly allocate licenses and usage based on specific roles or business units within your organization.
Easily optimize license usage for your team with real-time reporting and metrics.