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Dassault Systemes Introduces SOLIDWORKS 2017…

New features include 3D Interconnect for working with multiple CAD formats, SOLIDWORKS PCB access, plus, simulation and PDM updates.…
3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership with PTC.…
GE to Acquire Arcam and SLM Solutions for $1.4 Billion…

Both companies specialize in metal-based additive manufacturing and reported revenues of $68-74 million in 2015.…
SofTech to Sell PLM Product Line…

SofTech has agreed to sell its PLM technologies, including ProductCenter and Connector product lines, to Essig Research Inc. for $3.25 million.…
SmartCAM Takes CNC Programming to the Cloud…

SmartCAM ShopFloor Milling on the Predator Cloud Network offers a secure shop floor network in the cloud for a low cost monthly subscription.…
CIMdata Ranks Mastercam 1st in Installed Seats Worldwide…

CNC Software worked closely with machine shops around the world on the 2D, multi-axis, mill-turn enhancements in Mastercam 2017.…

 

Is the New PLM Right for You? Surveys Reveal All Is the New PLM Right for You? Surveys Reveal All…

This month's PLM Spotlight is brought to you by Autodesk and ESTECO. Key topics include cloud-based PLM, design optimization, collaboration and more.

10 Key Things You Should Know About SOLIDWORKS 2017

The SOLIDWORKS 2017 launch took place this month. Here's what you need to know about new features, services and licensing.…
A Pragmatic Approach to IoT

Listen to this on-demand webinar as Dell highlights case studies, an architecture framework for IoT technology, and specific solution blueprints.…
Cummins' Analysis-led Design and Optimization Approach

In this video Bob Tickel discusses how an optimization and analysis-led design approach enables the company to get products right…
Exara Boosts Lifecycle of Equipment with Dell IoT

Oil & gas company, Exara, anchored a robust data gathering and management infrastructure on Dell Edge Gateway devices for IoT.…
Webinar: Integrating Simulation and Process in PDM-PLM

We share the results from our PLM survey, plus Autodesk and ESTECO discuss integrating simulation and processes into PDM and…
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…

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.…

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…

Renaming an Assembly in SOLIDWORKS Electrical…
DASI Solutions provides a handy guide for changing assembly names in SOLIDWORKS Electrical in this…

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

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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Cummins' Analysis-led Design and Optimization Approach…
In this video Bob Tickel discusses how an optimization and analysis-led design approach enables the company to get products right…


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Cummins' Analysis-led Design and Optimization Approach…
In this video Bob Tickel discusses how an…


Exara Boosts Lifecycle of Equipment with Dell IoT…
Oil & gas company, Exara, anchored a robust…


Real-time Collaborative Edit is Coming to CAD &…
The manufacturing industry could benefit from real-time collaboration…


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