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New Product Capabilities in Arena PLM Fall 2017 Release…

New capabilities included enriched data migration, advanced change processes, better alignment with regulatory standards and flexible cost analysis.…
Altair Partner Alliance Expands Software Offering for 2018…

Partner applications, such as VSim, CES Selector, Amphyon and more, can be downloaded and used on-demand Altair's with HyperWorks products.…
HP Expands 3D Printers for Functional Parts and Full Color…

The Jet Fusion 300/500 series provides voxel-level control, has a compact design and starts in the $50,000.…
Nano Dimension Introduces 3D Printed Electronics Service…

Individuals can 3D print on demand a wide range of objects, with both conductive and dielectric materials using the DragonFly 2020 Pro platform.…
Dassault Launches New Marketplace, PLM Services & More…

At SOLIDWORKS World last week Dassault announced a new online parts service, PLM services, SOLIDWORKS xDesign and more.…
Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit…

Meta 2 AR solutions can help engineers visualize and manipulate virtual schematics overlaid on a car or building space under construction.…

 

The SOLIDWORKS PDM User ExperienceThe SOLIDWORKS PDM User Experience…

SOLIDWORKS PDM looks just like the Windows environment users are used to. GoEngineer's Brian Dalton takes a look at some of the capabilities.

Things to Consider When Upgrading SOLIDWORKS

Nate Fredrich of GSC shares frequently asked questions and different approaches to installing SOLIDWORKS, including hardware recommendations.…
Wrapping Your Head Around AR, VR and Mixed Reality-Literally

ConnectPress speaks with ESI, Elysium, Virtalis and Theorem Solutions about the company's solutions and use of AR and VR in…
JSC Zelenodolsk Explores Virtual Reality with ESI IC.IDO

JSC used ESI IC.IDO (I-see-I-do) to bring their customers on board for proposed marine compartment layouts without costly mock-up construction.…
What They Didn't Teach You in School about Heat Transfer

See how Mentor Graphics CAD-embedded CFD solution FloEFD provides a complete environment for performing heat-transfer and fluid flow evaluation.…
Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?

Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss 17 key elements of CIMdata's PLM Investment Sustainability Model to meet changing…
Things to Consider When Upgrading SOLIDWORKS…
Nate Fredrich of GSC shares frequently asked questions and different approaches to installing SOLIDWORKS, including…

The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes…

4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool…
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated 2016 WPDM Admin Tool…

How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD…
SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS…

Decals…
When I apply a decal on a face of a subject, in some cases the…

5 Things to Check When Your Simulation Results are Wrong…
This article by CAPINC points out five things to check when your simulation results are…

Installation Manager Cannot Find Required Source Files…
A common hurdle to a pair or update of the SOLIDWORKS application is a failure…

Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?…
Crashes may happen for a multitude of reasons. The main reasons we find are due…

Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts…
The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a…

Exporting SOLIDWORKS Data into SOLIDWORKS Visualize…
New to SOLIDWORKS 2017 is the ability to directly export CAD data to SOLIDWORKS Visualize…

Topology Optimisation in SolidWorks…
Do you think Topology optimisation inside SolidWorks will change way we design for 3D…

I can't see the line…
When adding dimensions to drawings, the dimension hovers over the pointer so that I can't…

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Wrapping Your Head Around AR, VR and Mixed Reality-Literally…
ConnectPress speaks with ESI, Elysium, Virtalis and Theorem Solutions about the company's solutions and use of AR and VR in…


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Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?…
Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss…


Finally! A Sweet Reason to Embrace Augmented Reality…Watch this "3 Minutes of Your Time" video…


Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel…
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new…


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