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Dassault Systemes Reports Strong Growth for 3DEXPERIENCE Dassault Systemes Reports Strong Growth for 3DEXPERIENCE
Press Release Issued by Dassault Systemes Dassault recently announced first quarter results, stating that 3DEXPERIENCE software growth was up 26%, along with cloud activity.
Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification
Press Release Issued by Stratasys Stratasys rolled out a new industry certification program in North America designed to bridge the skills gap in the additive manufacturing industry.
ANSYS Completes OPTIS Acquisition ANSYS Completes OPTIS Acquisition
Press Release Issued by ANSYS Headquartered in France, OPTIS develops physics-based software that simulates light and human vision.
Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017 Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017
Press Release Issued by Wohlers Associates According to Wohlers' latest additive manufacturing report, an estimated 1,768 metal AM systems were sold in 2017, compared to 983 systems in 2016.
Mentor Announces FloMaster with CAD Connectivity Mentor Announces FloMaster with CAD Connectivity
Press Release Issued by Mentor Graphics The new CAD-to-FloMASTER (CAD2FM) functionality enables design engineers to rapidly create representations of their 3D systems.
Stratasys Reveals New Short-run Manufacturing Platform Stratasys Reveals New Short-run Manufacturing Platform
Press Release Issued by Stratasys Stratasys announced development of a new metal additive manufacturing platform for short-run manufacturing applications. More details at RAPID event.
HP Expands 3D Printers for Functional Parts and Full Color HP Expands 3D Printers for Functional Parts and Full Color
Press Release Issued by HP 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 Nano Dimension Introduces 3D Printed Electronics Service
Press Release Issued by Nano Dimension Individuals can 3D print on demand a wide range of objects, with both conductive and dielectric materials using the DragonFly 2020 Pro platform.
Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit
Press Release Issued by Dell Meta 2 AR solutions can help engineers visualize and manipulate virtual schematics overlaid on a car or building space under construction.
Theorem Solutions Launches App to Democratize AR & VR
Press Release Issued by Theorem Solutions The Visualization Experience app is part of Theorem's Digital Realities product line that mixes augmented, mixed and virtual Reality technologies.
ASSESS Initiative Launches the ASSESS Membership Program ASSESS Initiative Launches the ASSESS Membership Program
Press Release Issued by ASSESS Targeted at individuals and organizations in the analysis/simulation field, members get access to reports, LinkedInGroup and discount to event.
Altair Partner Alliance Expands Software Offering for 2018 Altair Partner Alliance Expands Software Offering for 2018
Press Release Issued by Altair Engineering Partner applications, such as VSim, CES Selector, Amphyon and more, can be downloaded and used on-demand Altair's with HyperWorks products.
Report Highlights Key CFD Vendors for 2018 and Beyond Report Highlights Key CFD Vendors for 2018 and Beyond
Press Release Issued by Research & Markets The Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Market in APAC 2018-2022 report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. Market to grow 10%+.
New Product Capabilities in Arena PLM Fall 2017 Release New Product Capabilities in Arena PLM Fall 2017 Release
Press Release Issued by Arena PLM New capabilities included enriched data migration, advanced change processes, better alignment with regulatory standards and flexible cost analysis.
Aerospace & Defense PLM Action Group Launch New Website Aerospace & Defense PLM Action Group Launch New Website
Press Release Issued by CIMdata CIMdata has announced the creation of a new website to promote the work being undertaken by the Aerospace & Defense PLM Action Group.
Granta Enhances Support for Siemens, PTC and Dassault Granta Enhances Support for Siemens, PTC and Dassault
Press Release Issued by Granta Design Granta announced new versions of its GRANTA MI materials information management system with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) systems.
CONTACT Software Promotes Eclipse IoT Challenge 4.0 CONTACT Software Promotes Eclipse IoT Challenge 4.0
Press Release Issued by CONTACT Software CONTACT Software is sponsoring the Eclipse IoT Working Group's Open IoT Challenge 4.0. Interested parties have until 13 November to submit their ideas.
HyperSizer Used in World's Largest All-composite Aircraft HyperSizer Used in World's Largest All-composite Aircraft
Press Release Issued by Collier Research Corporation Collier Research's HyperSizer optimization software was used to optimize the Stratolaunch aircraft's composite fuselage and wing structure.
HOOPS Exchange Now Includes Beta Support for Feature Trees HOOPS Exchange Now Includes Beta Support for Feature Trees
Press Release Issued by Tech Soft 3D HOOPS Exchange now includes beta support for feature trees from CATIA V5, NX and Creo and enhancements to its integration with Siemens'Parasolid.
Silver Lake and GE Ventures Invest $40 Million in Aras Silver Lake and GE Ventures Invest $40 Million in Aras
Press Release Issued by Aras Aras will use this investment to drive growth, expand operations and further extend Aras' technology leadership through development and acquisitions.
Less Than 20 Seats Left for 3DCIC! Less Than 20 Seats Left for 3DCIC!
Announcement by 3DCIC The joint 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress + Quality Information Framework Symposium will be held October 3-5, 2017 in Golden, Colorado.
CoreTechnologie Fully Supports STEP AP242 for MBE CoreTechnologie Fully Supports STEP AP242 for MBE
Press Release Issued by CoreTechnologie CoreTechnologie now supports reading and writing of STEP AP242 providing 3D information downstream, while maintaining PLM process flow.
Plethora Launches Online Service for Machined Parts Plethora Launches Online Service for Machined Parts
Press Release Issued by Plethora With Plethora's 3D model ordering platform users can get more than quotes, such as manufacturability feedback, and solutions to design issues.
HP Debuts Virtual Reality Solutions & Services at Siggraph HP Debuts Virtual Reality Solutions & Services at Siggraph
Press Release Issued by HP HP unveiled the the new HP Z VR Backpack, a wearable Virtual Reality (VR) PC for product and building design. Price starts at $3299 in September.
Carl Bass Joins Formlabs Board of Directors Carl Bass Joins Formlabs Board of Directors
Press Release Issued by Formlabs 3D printer company Formlabs appointed technology veteran and former Autodesk CEO, Carl Bass, as an independent director of the company.