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CIMdata to Host Webinar on How to Select PLM Solutions…

The free webinar will take place on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. EDT and will focus on how to evaluate and select PLM solutions.…
Digital Twin Market Worth $35.8 Billion by 2025…

According to a report by MarketsandMarkets the digital twin market is estimated to grow from USD 3.8 billion in 2019 to USD 35.8 billion by 2025.…
Management Changes and New Member at CIMdata…

Experienced PLM Professional, Craig A. Brown, joins CIMdata and CIMdata president Peter Bilello is appointed as Chief Executive Officer.…
Dassault Earnings, FDA Partnership & Aviation Collaboration…

Dassault Systemes has announced an extended FDA Partnership, Dassault Aviation collaboration and 2nd quarter earnings.…
Protolabs Launches Capabilities for Metal 3D Printing…

Protolabs now offers production capabilities for its metal 3D printing service and an all-new color-matching system for its plastic injection molding service.…
3Dconnexion Announces CadMouse Pro Wireless Left…

The new full-sized mouse device was specifically designed for the left-handed CAD professional.…

 

3 Point Bending Test with Structural Professional Engineer3 Point Bending Test with Structural Professional Engineer…

This post explores how Structural Professional Engineer utilizes the SIMULIA/Abaqus solver and couples with SOLIDWORKS.

ERP and PLM Faceoff

Adaptive Corporations's John Gable discusses trends affecting the need for both PLM and ERP systems, including mechatronics, Industry 4.0 and…
Turn Your Sketch Into Parts in a Snap with SOLIDNAPKIN

With the SOLIDNAPKIN app users can turn their hand sketch into parts, and even assemblies, at the office, at home,…
Will a Part Fit on Printer? Find Out Fast with New Features

SOLIDWORKS xDesign, the 3D parametric modeling App built on the 3DEXPERIENCE, now features a new library of 3D printer build…
7 Ways to Save Time with the ALT Key in SOLIDWORKS

Are you ever annoyed by that soft snapping thing while adding dimensions? Read this tip from GoEngineer to learn how…
Introduction to SOLIDWORKS xShape

SOLIDWORKS xShape gives users the ability to create complex, non-prismatic shapes quickly and intuitively. Trimech's Wayne White as the highlights.…
3 Point Bending Test with Structural Professional Engineer…
This post explores how Structural Professional Engineer utilizes the SIMULIA/Abaqus solver and couples with SOLIDWORKS.…

7 Ways to Save Time with the ALT Key in…
Are you ever annoyed by that soft snapping thing while adding dimensions? Read this tip…

How To Set Up For a Multi-User Environment in SOLIDWORKS…
Optimize the performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM with the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox. Here's how!…

Importing Files into SOLIDWORKS…
Avoid errors and learn about the different options for importing models and translating data back…

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…

Designing and 3D Printing a Jig for Measurement Ease…
Brandon Harris of GoEngineer covers how to model a jig in SOLIDWORKS and then 3D…

Wouldn't It Be Nice to Automatically Create PDFs?…
Learn how with the SOLIDWORKS Task Scheduler you can automatically generate PDFs in this tip…

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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What Hardware Should I Choose for SOLIDWORKS?…
Watch this video from Solid Solutions to learn what considerations you'll need to make, whether that is graphics cards, hard-drives,…


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Why Digital Twins Require Digital Threads…
CIMdata explains why the digital thread should be…


What's Important in Workstations to End Users?…
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on…


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


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