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Valor Computerized Systems Ltd.

Tools for printed circuit boards


Valor was a developer of tools for the fabrication, design, and assembly segments of the printed circuit boards (PCB) manufacturing industry. Its tools – vPlan, an enterprise-level process engineering solution for electronics assembly; vManage, which provides a shop floor data collection and control system; vCheck, a quality management system for electronics manufacturers; Valor DFM, an automated verification tool for PCB layout design that helps PCB designers to follow manufacturing rules and constraints to ensure defect-free designs; PCB pre-production CAM fabrication system; and Trilogy, a manufacturing engineering solution.

The company also provides Valor Parts Library, which contains commercial electronic component part-numbers and dimensioned package models with accurate graphical contour, pin contact areas and positions, dimensional tolerances, and attributes information; ODB++, a CAD/CAM data exchange format capturing CAD/EDA, assembly, and PCB fabrication knowledge in one database; Valor Universal Viewer, which supports interactive viewing and navigation of ODB++ and ODB++(X) formats of the PCB data model; and EDA library tools.

Acquired by:

Valor was acquired by Mentor Graphics in 2011.

  • HQ: Yavne, Israel
  • Known for: PCB
  • Type: Company