PADS Professional

Design, validate, and manufacture complex PCBs with PADS Professional, the cutting-edge solution that delivers Xpedition® technology to engineering professionals who work outside a corporate CAD environment.

PADS Professional is powerful, easy to learn, use, and afford. It’s designed to give the experienced user all the horsepower they need, yet intuitive, so casual or occasional users can accelerate their time to productivity.

The full flow of PADS Professional lets you design, validate and manufacture PCB-centric systems incorporating advanced FPGA devices.

We provide an array of design and library translators to facilitate migration from competitive platforms (Altium, Cadence, Zuken).




With PADS Professional Premium 30 day trial you can start working on:

  • Everything to get started – sample files and step-by-step exercises.
  • Cloud-based – no download nor installation needed.
  • PCB design and analysis – you will have everything you need to design from simplest to most complex PCBs.
  • Supply chain resilience – access to real-time component sourcing data.
  • Cloud-enabled collaboration – Transforms how electronics design data is managed, shared and visualized.
  • Part research and creation – easily find the symbol, IPC-compliant footprint, and 3D model for the components you need.
  • ECAD/MCAD co-design – the PCB and the mechanical engineer stay in sync, leveraging best-in-class data exchange standards.
  • PCB manufacturing – integrated DFM analysis.

Feel free to contact us for more information or assistance in accessing the PADS Professional Premium trial.