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ABCO Eliminates Waste and Removes Unnecessary Costs ABCO Eliminates Waste and Removes Unnecessary Costs
By DS SOLIDWORKS With SOLDIWORKS Enterprise PDM software, ABCO Automation has experienced shorter design cycles, increased collaboration, and greater design reuse.
Power of IoT Demonstrated with Rooftop Beehive Power of IoT Demonstrated with Rooftop Beehive
By Dell Dell in Ireland set up an "internet of bees" colony, providing a working example of what the IoT can deliver and how IoT success lies in five phases.
Center for Advanced Design Accelerates Industrial Design Center for Advanced Design Accelerates Industrial Design
By Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS Using advanced surfacing and parametric modeling tools in SOLIDWORKS Industrial Designer, the company has achieved greater speed and flexibility.
Change the Way You Collect and Analyze Data with IIoT Change the Way You Collect and Analyze Data with IIoT
By David White and Greg Gorbach, ARC This paper by ARC Advisory discusses the emerging need for edge gateway devices and highlights how Eigen Innovations uses the edge.
The Value of Bringing Analytics to the Edge The Value of Bringing Analytics to the Edge
By Hurwitz & Associates Many organizations are investing in new IoT initiatives in a variety of use cases including retail, hospitality, energy, and fleet management.
Recycling Equipment Manufacturer Relies on SOLIDWORKS Recycling Equipment Manufacturer Relies on SOLIDWORKS
By SOLIDWORKS Using the SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM system, CP Manufacturing has automated workflows and eliminated paper from its document management process.
You've Got Options in an Evolving Workstation Market You've Got Options in an Evolving Workstation Market
By Kathleen Maher, Jon Peddie Research JPR finds that demand for high-end processing seems to be a growing trend, and provides a look at some of the hottest products on the market.
6 Steps to Improve Equipment with the IIoT 6 Steps to Improve Equipment with the IIoT
By Dell and GE Dell and GE cover six best practice steps to plan your connected machines implementation, along with technology options by each company.
C-Tech Helps Companies Go Green with SOLIDWORKS C-Tech Helps Companies Go Green with SOLIDWORKS
By SOLDIWORKS C-Tech Innovation helps manufacturers create environmentally sustainable products with SOLIDWORKS Sustainability, SOLIDWORKS & SOLIDWORKS Simulation.
5 Steps to Mitigate Risks Associated with IoT 5 Steps to Mitigate Risks Associated with IoT
By Dell and IDG Research This paper looks at the barriers to IoT and provides a game plan to improve equipment uptime, reduce component failures, and curb unnecessary costs.
Intelligent Energy Fuels Green Taxis with SOLIDWORKS Intelligent Energy Fuels Green Taxis with SOLIDWORKS
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor As part of the EU's Hytec program, Intelligent Energy was commissioned to introduce hydrogen fuel cell electric taxis in the UK.
IoT Closes Field-to-manufacturer Loop, Enables PLM IoT Closes Field-to-manufacturer Loop, Enables PLM
By Peter A. Bilello, President, CIMdata More companies are learning that IoT-gathered data in PLM pays off by establishing connections between physical service lives and digital lifecycles.
Lippert Successfully Migrates 2 Million SOLIDWORKS Files Lippert Successfully Migrates 2 Million SOLIDWORKS Files
By Dassault Systemes Lippert chose ENOVIA V6 for it's program management and PLM-based manufacturing bill of materials capabilities to manage their SOLIDWORKS files.
Cummins' Analysis-led Design and Optimization Approach
Summary by Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor In this video Bob Tickel discusses how an optimization and analysis-led design approach enables the company to get products right the first time.
Real-time Collaborative Edit is Coming to CAD & PLM
By Oleg Shilovitsky, Beyond PLM The manufacturing industry could benefit from real-time collaboration apps. like Google Docs and Apple iWorks. See which CAD/PLM vendors come close.
Exara Boosts Lifecycle of Equipment with Dell IoT Exara Boosts Lifecycle of Equipment with Dell IoT
By Dell Oil & gas company, Exara, anchored a robust data gathering and management infrastructure on Dell Edge Gateway devices for IoT.
Reinventing a New Breed of Motorcycle with HP Z Workstations Reinventing a New Breed of Motorcycle with HP Z Workstations
By HP When Motus set out to design their American muscle bikes they quickly realized consumer PCs wouldn't cut it and upgraded to HP professional.
Audi Announces Vehicle to Infrastructure (V2I) Service
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor Audi of America expands connected car services with Traffic Light information system that alerts drivers when the traffic light is about to change.
Optimize IoT Analytics with an Edge Gateway Optimize IoT Analytics with an Edge Gateway
By Dell Watch this video on how an optimized gateway or IoT that aggregates and secures data at the edge of the network can deliver the promise of the IoT.
5 Convergences Will Soon Impact PLM in Higher Ed 5 Convergences Will Soon Impact PLM in Higher Ed
By Peter A. Bilello, President, CIMdata CIMdata says that only a small fraction of PLM is being taught in engineering like CAD and CAE, but convergences like STEAM and IoT will impact.
Understanding Underwater Forces with SW Simulation Understanding Underwater Forces with SW Simulation
By SOLIDWORKS Watershot relies on SOLIDWORKS design and simulation tools to create innovative, watertight enclosures like the company's line of smartphone products.
What to Expect In Lenovo's New Line Up What to Expect In Lenovo's New Line Up
By Kathleen Maher, Jon Peddie Research Jon Peddie Research takes a look at what to expect in the new Lenovo P410, P510 and P910 workstations. See how they compare to the comp!
The Reality of the Internet of Things The Reality of the Internet of Things
By Dell In this video, Dell takes the fear and unknown out of the innovative but mystical IoT. Learn more within.
Childress Racing Harnesses the Power of IoT with Dell Childress Racing Harnesses the Power of IoT with Dell
By Dell Fifty years ago, Richard Childress started racing in a used car. Today, his racing team uses the IoT and Dell to come up with the fastest solutions.
Dorsey Improves Luxury Jewelry Design Times Dorsey Improves Luxury Jewelry Design Times
By SOLIDWORKS Dorsey is using SOLIDWORKS Industrial Designer to reduce modeling times for luxury jewelry from two months to one week.