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Accurately Predict Performance of Printed Circuit Boards Accurately Predict Performance of Printed Circuit Boards
By ANSYS This paper presents a reference design flow for solving electrical, thermal and mechanical challenges of PCB's using simulation tools from ANSYS.

Learn How Better PLM Integration Leads to Better Business
By Razorleaf and Tech-Clarity In this webinar series Razorleaf and Tech-Clarity share best practices for PLM integration and survey findings. Listen on-demand and join April 25th.
Why Is CFD So Difficult to Democratize? Why Is CFD So Difficult to Democratize?
By Keith Hanna and Ivo Weinhold of Mentor Graphics Mentor Graphics discusses the complications and eight approaches and enabling technologies that the CFD industry is employing to address this.
5 Habits of Successful SOLIDWORKS Power Users 5 Habits of Successful SOLIDWORKS Power Users
By Melissa Polley, GSA GSC polled some of its power users to see what helped them break bad habits and increase efficiency in SOLIDWORKS.
Did Your Request Make the List for SW 2018 Top Ten? Did Your Request Make the List for SW 2018 Top Ten?
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor Top user requests for SOLIDWORKS 2018 revealed at SOLIDWORKS World included a Sub-D modeling tool and allow zero thickness geometry.
Intuitive Tools Bring Efficiency to Reverse Engineering Intuitive Tools Bring Efficiency to Reverse Engineering
By ANSYS SpaceClaim See for yourself how ANSYS SpaceClaim offers intuitive tools that are simple to use and how to solve reverse engineering challenges with ease.
ANSYS in ACTION: Improving Product and Business Development ANSYS in ACTION: Improving Product and Business Development
By ANSYS SpaceClaim See how with SpaceClaim users can produce better responses to RFPs, bid more accurately and increase business win ratio by up to 50%.
ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible Design ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible Design
By ANSYS SpaceClaim Watch this video to see how to autosurface any STL for rapid reverse engineering create, edit and prepare models for 3D printing and more.
The Business Value of the IoT in Design, Maintenance & PLM The Business Value of the IoT in Design, Maintenance & PLM
Compiled by ConnectPress This report discloses ConnectPress survey results on the Internet of Things, along with examples of industry adoption and overcoming barriers.
Next Top Modeler- What's Coming in SOLIDWORKS 2018? Next Top Modeler- What's Coming in SOLIDWORKS 2018?
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor At SOLIDWORKS World word was a new Assembly Load Progress Bar, Tab and Slot feature, Generative Design and more. What are you looking forward to?
A Glimpse of the 19th Annual SOLIDWORKS World A Glimpse of the 19th Annual SOLIDWORKS World
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor A few updates from the event include a new SOLIDWORKS CAM add-in, new E Courses available on MySolidWorks, and this year's user group winners.
The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value
Compiled by ConnectPress This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from our survey.
Wondering How to Get Started with the IIoT? Wondering How to Get Started with the IIoT?
By Jordan Reynolds, Kalypso Jordan Reynolds of Kalypso says industrial business leaders should take a structured three-part approach to evaluating their IIoT investments.
What's in Store for Design Tech in 2017? What's in Store for Design Tech in 2017?
Compiled by Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor ConnectPress talked to Tony Glockler of SolidProfessor, Carl Smith of IMAGINiT and Stan Przybylinski of CIMdata to get their take on emerging trends.
SmartCells- Enabling Fast & Accurate CFD SmartCells- Enabling Fast & Accurate CFD
By Mentor Graphics Mentor Graphics explains how SmartCells in FloEFD simulation software can reduce simulation time by 65% compared to traditional CFD tools.
ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Fatigue on a Bicycle Frame ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Fatigue on a Bicycle Frame
By ANSYS Join this 20-minute on-demand webinar to see how simulation from ANSYS can make evaluating these options virtually fast and easy.
ANSYS in ACTION: Pressure Drop Through a Valve ANSYS in ACTION: Pressure Drop Through a Valve
By ANSYS Watch this on-demand webinar to see how simulation from ANSYS can help make simulations for valve selection easy and straightforward in just 20 min.
ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Bolted Connections & Tightening ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Bolted Connections & Tightening
By ANSYS Simulating bolted connections enables you to accurately determine the structural performance before you invest time and money in physical prototypes.
Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products
By Dell Watch this on-demand webinar to learn about using industrial embedded PCs to collect IoT data, and tools for connecting data sources to analytics.
Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing
By 3D Systems Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept modeling and design.
See the Top 10 SOLIDWORKS 2017 Features in Action
By Rod Mackay, Javelin Technologies Javelin shares videos on SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect, improved large assembly performance, renderings and animations, PDM enhancements and more.
How Do ISV's Rank on the Simulation Scale? How Do ISV's Rank on the Simulation Scale?
By Stan Przybylinski, VP of Research, CIMdata, Inc. CIMdata reports on revenue by top analysis & simulation software vendors. See how Dassault, Siemens and Autodesk rank compared to ANSYS and Mentor.
Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures
By Stratasys Watch this on-demand webinar to see how manufacturing companies like Volvo Truck are using 3D printed jigs and fixtures for increased productivity.
How Do You Measure Workstation Performance-Benchmark It How Do You Measure Workstation Performance-Benchmark It
By Bob Cramblitt, SPECapc Whether your an IT manager for a large company or a small design shop it's likely that graphics and workstation performance affects your bottom line.