Nova Labs, a Reston Makerspace and CadSoft Computer, maker of the industry standard PCB design software Eagle CAD are pleased to announce that CADSoft Computer has agreed to sponsor Nova Labs with the gift of 10 professional licenses of their award-winning software. The software for use by Nova Labs’ members and will be available to the community through the various instructional courses taught by Nova Labs.
“We are ecstatic to have CadSoft as our newest sponsor”, said Brian Jacoby, President of Nova Labs. “We have been using and teaching the community how to use this fantastic software for some time, and having their software available to us and the community will greatly improve our efforts in this area.”
“CadSoft Computer is proud to become one of the newest sponsors to Nova Labs. Their dedication and passion for instructing the community toward electronic experiments is quite impressive. We hope that they continue to expand and reach as many people that might be interested in becoming part of this mass growing Maker movement, “ said Ed Robledo GM CadSoft Computer.
Eagle CAD has been developing PCB software for over 20 years with the goal of offering the same core functionality as more expensive commercial solutions, at a fraction of the cost. The software is robust enough for an engineer but works just as well for the hobbyist.
Nova Labs is a 3-year-old Makerspace in Reston Virginia with over 100 members and over 1,900 meetup followers dedicated to providing the necessary tools and expertise to the maker community in such diverse areas as 3D printing, drones, quad-copters, woodworking, and robotics among many others.