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Mentor Graphics New FloMASTER Delivers Higher Accuracy…

New technologies in this release include Model-Based Design (MBD) and Simulation-Based Characterization (SBC) for component modeling.…
New Arena Verify Adds Collaborative Requirements…

The fall release of Arena PLM adds requirements and defect management, resulting in a comprehensive, cloud-based product development platform.…
Vote for the SOLIDWORKS Top Ten List…

You have until December 15, 2016 to request enhancements in SOLIDWORKS and cast your vote for the big reveal at SOLIDWORKS World 2017.…
PLM technology Opens Beta for Managing Abaqus Tokens…

The Script: Flexnet Real-Time Monitor is a tool aimed at managing Abaqus Tokens by providing real-time statistics. Sign up for the free beta today!…
We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation…

Available in December, the workstation is 90% smaller than a traditional tower, measuring 2.3 by 8.5 inches. Starting price is $699.…
Siemens to Expand Analysis & Simulation Leadership…

Siemens and Mentor Graphics announced Siemens will acquire Mentor for $37.25 per share in cash, totaling an enterprise value of $4.5 billion.…

 

Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D PrintingPart Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing…

Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept modeling and design.

Barriers to Investing in IoT and How to Overcome

A data-centric approach of the IoT improves equipment uptime, reduces component failures, and curbs unnecessary costs.…
How Do You Measure Workstation Performance-Benchmark It

Whether your an IT manager for a large company or a small design shop it's likely that graphics and workstation…
IoT Closes Field-to-manufacturer Loop, Enables PLM

More companies are learning that IoT-gathered data in PLM pays off by establishing connections between physical service lives and digital…
S&A Star of PLM Market in Recent Years- Will That Change?

CIMdata reports on simulation and analysis trends driving changes in product development, trends S&A solution providers must address and forecast.…
Take Advantage of Pre-Defined Electrical Content

SOLIDWORKS Electrical libraries gives users access to parts information, 2D representations and 3D models for millions of parts.…
Take Advantage of Pre-Defined Electrical Content…
SOLIDWORKS Electrical libraries gives users access to parts information, 2D representations and 3D models for…

11 Common Concerns when Viewing 3D PDFs…
Take advantage of Adobe Readers 3D PDF functions, such as sharing models with non-CAD users,…

Advanced Data Cards in SOLIDWORKS EPDM: Part 1…
There are multiple inputs or fields on a data card that may be valid, but…

SOLIDWORKS 2016 Keyboard Shortcuts Guide…
While working on a part, pressing the D key will bring the breadcrumbs down to…

Change Appearance of Parts from Tool Box…
How do I change the appearance of parts pulled from the Tool Box? Source: MySOLIDWORKS.com…

Make a Guided Helix with Variable Pitch and Radius…
How do I make a guided helix with variable pitch and radius in SOLIDWORKS? Source: 3DCADForums…

Issue Filleting Edges of a Blade…
I cannot fillet a blade with a .150" Radius. Can anyone help? Source: SOLIDWORKS Forums…

Linear Pattern…
How do I create a linear pattern that automatically spaces a certain quantity of entities…

Why You Need To Know About Variable Pattern…
Variable Pattern was added in SOLIDWORKS 2015. You can pattern planes and sketches, not just…

Will Your Product Meet the Demands of the Real World?…
SolidProfessor discusses the six step design validation process for SOLIDWORKS Simulation in this video.…

Thumbnail Graphics Do Not Display…
I am using SOLIDWORKS 2014 and Windows 7. For some reason my thumbnails do not…

Create Filled/Sold Balloon…
How do I create Filled/Sold balloon in SOLIDWORKS?…

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See the Top 10 SOLIDWORKS 2017 Features in Action…
Javelin shares videos on SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect, improved large assembly performance, renderings and animations, PDM enhancements and more.…


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Barriers to Investing in IoT and How to…
A data-centric approach of the IoT improves equipment…


IoT Closes Field-to-manufacturer Loop, Enables PLM…
More companies are learning that IoT-gathered data in…


Intelligent Energy Fuels Green Taxis with SOLIDWORKS…
As part of the EU's Hytec program, Intelligent…


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