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In this blog post, we will see how KiCad and Altium Designer handle the embedded design. Again, this blog post is not meant to be exhaustive, but more of a summary of the common concerns of an embedded design. It has been my experience that most of the issues I discuss below can be found in any embedded design, or can be easily overcome.
From the previous blog post you have seen that embedded hardware design is a very complex process, and requires a lot of planning and preparation to get the correct results. From a software point of view, the process involves multiple components of a system, such as software development, hardware design, simulation, testing, manufacturing,...
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