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Altair to Acquire Visual Solutions…

Altair has announced plans to acquire Visual Solutions, developers of the mathematical modeling and simulation software VisSim.…
Indian Register of Shipping Chooses MSC's Dytran…

The Indian Register of Shipping has chosen MSC Software's Dytran as its solution to predict low intensity to high intensity underwater explosions.…
Mentor Graphics Acquires XS for ADAS Design Capabilities…

Mentor Graphics has added XS Embedded, a developer of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) tools.…
ESI Group Makes Record Setting Aircraft Seat Possible…

Expliseat has leveraged ESI Group's Virtual Seat Solution to earn certification for the world's lightest aircraft seat.…
CIM Database Announces PLM 10.1…

The highlights are the new Collaboration Portal, mBOM Manager and Workflow Designer applications.…
SolidPartners Announces Early Adopter Availability of 4G:PLM…

4G:PLM is a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution specifically developed for small to medium-sized businesses (SMB) in manufacturing.…

 

The Big Plan for ANSYS' $85 Million SpaceClaim Acquisition The Big Plan for ANSYS' $85 Million SpaceClaim Acquisition…

John Myers talks with Barry Christenson of ANSYS about how SpaceClaim fits into their vision of simulation-driven design.

Doctors Use Mcor 3D Printing to Greatly Reduce Surgical Time

Doctors at the Universite Catholique de Louvain in Belgium are using Mcor 3D printing to save time on surgeries and…
Autodesk Enables HUNTAIR to Design Cleaner Operating Rooms

HVAC firm HUNTAIR uses Autodesk simulation software and Inventor to help reduce post-operative infections by designing cleanrooms.…
Removing the Blindfold for PLM Upgrades/Migrations

This paper discusses how iSEEK's CADseek shape analysis search engine can automate seemingly impossible tasks in PLM upgrades and migrations.…
A Report on Virtualization of GPUs & Remote Workstations

Jon Peddie Research surveyed 2377 people in engineering and design in which 71% reported brand was a major factor in…
Get Chrysler's Story on CT Core's 3D Evolution

Tune into this on-demand webinar to see how Chrysler used the automated approach with 3D Evolution for their cross-CAD/PLM feature…
Reverse Zoom Wheel in Autodesk Inventor…
Most CAD applications allow you to change the direction of your mouse-wheel-zoom function, including Inventor.…

Display Settings in Autodesk Inventor…
If you frequently change your display settings you might want to read this.…

Designing a Skateboard in Fusion 360 Part 2…
Once you have logged in for the first time, Fusion 360 will create your design…

Taking Advantage of AutoCAD Mechanical's Full Potential…
Most AutoCAD Mechanical users are unaware of the software's potential and use it as a…

Rotate Geometry in Sketch Mode…
Is there a way to rotate geometry in sketch mode? Source: ENG-Tips.com…

Conical Plates…
What is the best way to create conical plates in Inventor 2014? Source: ENG-Tips.com…

Missing Part Items…
I have Inventor installed on two identical computers, but sometimes one computer cannot find the…

How to force an update in Vault 2013…
I have a situation where a supplier has changed an item which is not backward…

New Changes and Features in Inventor 2015…
Kevin Bosch of Hagerman & Co. goes over some exciting changes that provide users with…

Removing Inferred Constraints in Autodesk Inventor…
Inferred constraints are great because they quickly add constraints to your sketches, and this speeds…

Windows 8.1 Error…
After updating Windows to 8.1 Inventor 2011 gives me this error: "error 0xc0000142." Can anyone…

Add a Break to a Design…
How do I add a break to my part design? Source: ENG-Tips.com…

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Shape Search for CAD and PLM: Benefits, Use Cases, and…
Companies are adopting shape-based search tools to save money by helping them reuse parts and retrieve valuable intellectual property data.…


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A Report on Virtualization of GPUs & Remote…
Jon Peddie Research surveyed 2377 people in engineering…


ANSYS User-Generated Videos You Should Check Out!…
Whether you are an experienced user or beginning…


Five Rules to Follow in Interoperability…
Tom Lazear discusses many formats for interoperability, including…


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