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ASSESS Initiative Launches the ASSESS Membership Program…

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…

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…

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 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…

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 announced new versions of its GRANTA MI materials information management system with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) systems.…

 

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See how this simulation software provides real-time simulation and its intuitive interface makes it easy for any engineer to learn and use.

Things to Consider When Upgrading SOLIDWORKS

Nate Fredrich of GSC shares frequently asked questions and different approaches to installing SOLIDWORKS, including hardware recommendations.…
What They Didn't Teach You in School about Heat Transfer

See how Mentor Graphics CAD-embedded CFD solution FloEFD provides a complete environment for performing heat-transfer and fluid flow evaluation.…
Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?

Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss 17 key elements of CIMdata's PLM Investment Sustainability Model to meet changing…
Check Out the New ANSYS Discovery Live's Geometry Modeling

ANSYS Discovery Live offers a full set of geometry tools enabling you to create virtually any 3D CAD file or…
How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS 2018 Workstation

The experts at BOXX share a quick guide to choosing the right processors, SSDs, graphics, memory so you can take…
Things to Consider When Upgrading SOLIDWORKS…
Nate Fredrich of GSC shares frequently asked questions and different approaches to installing SOLIDWORKS, including…

The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes…

4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool…
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated 2016 WPDM Admin Tool…

How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD…
SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS…

5 Things to Check When Your Simulation Results are Wrong…
This article by CAPINC points out five things to check when your simulation results are…

Installation Manager Cannot Find Required Source Files…
A common hurdle to a pair or update of the SOLIDWORKS application is a failure…

Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?…
Crashes may happen for a multitude of reasons. The main reasons we find are due…

Difficult to select/delete dimensions in SWKS16…
It is difficult to just select by clicking it - especially angular dimensions. When I…

Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts…
The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a…

Exporting SOLIDWORKS Data into SOLIDWORKS Visualize…
New to SOLIDWORKS 2017 is the ability to directly export CAD data to SOLIDWORKS Visualize…

I can't see the line…
When adding dimensions to drawings, the dimension hovers over the pointer so that I can't…

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

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Have You Tried Out SOLIDWORKS 2018 Yet?…
SOLIDWORKS 2018 shipped this fall and includes All Upper Case switch capability for text in tables, and supports a dedicated…


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Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?…
Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss…


Finally! A Sweet Reason to Embrace Augmented Reality…Watch this "3 Minutes of Your Time" video…


Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel…
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new…


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