Electrical System Design and Wire Harness Engineering
Mentor’s electrical distribution system solutions, including Capital, provide the most powerful electrical and wire harness design tools available for the automotive industry. Our powerful design tools can help you design, manage, and implement the most complex electrical distribution systems for the thousands of potential vehicle configurations.
Built on scalable foundations, our solutions may be deployed individually or linked into an unbroken flow. Integration with adjacent domains, such as mechanical CAD, is also supported. Mentor EDS technologies can provide correct-by-construction designs, significant process automation, and precise design data management.
Deployed by car, truck and specialty vehicle OEMs and their wire harness suppliers throughout the world, Mentor’s tools deliver:
- Shorter and lower cost design cycles
- Higher quality designs
- Lower product costs
Engineered specifically for design, analysis, and manufacture of electrical systems for automotive, aerospace, and rail. Integrated applications and powerful design data management deliver seamless flows. Unique synthesis technologies enhance the productivity of an organization. Modern architecture maximizes solution longevity and integration capabilities facilitate deployment within the enterprise. Electrical and Wire Harness Engineering
Web Seminar Series: Join us for a series of complimentary web seminars to explore how new tools are helping automotive & aerospace electrical designers find optimal solutions to the cost vs. complexity dilemma to increase organizational profitability. Learn more
Automotive Solutions and Mentor Tools
Model Driven Architecture (MDA) provides effective, practical reuse of target-independent application models.
Networking and data communication solutions for Automotive networking systems.
AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture) is an open and standardized automotive software architecture, jointly developed by automobile manufacturers, suppliers and tool developers.
Realize the advantages of in-vehicle infotainment with open source software tools and services.
A virtual lab for creating and analyzing analog, digital, and mixed-signal systems.
Integrated applications and powerful design data management deliver seamless flows.
Helping automotive designers analyze performance everywhere on the vehicle, inside and out.
Report: (PDF, 66kb) The May 2012 Hansen Report is now available, featuring an extensive profile on Mentor Graphics and new automotive tool developments. View Report
White Paper: This paper demonstrates the interaction and the interoperability of architecture and model-based design environments in five steps using the examples of MATLAB, Simulink, and Embedded Coder by MathWorks,... View White Paper
White Paper: This paper discusses how round-trip engineering can be used as an iterative development process and describes interoperability between tools from Mentor and MathWorks. View White Paper
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