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 PDF Key takeaways: Wipro’s application of machine learning to parts classification has opened the door for large scale parts classification while reducing subject matter expert effort to reasonable levels. Wipro’s machine learning driven parts classification retains flexibility by leveraging reference standards such as UNSPSC, e-class, and IPC. Wipro’s machine learning…
 PDF Key takeaways: SAP is rapidly moving from an on-premise company to one focused on the cloud. Technologies like the Internet of Things, big data, analytics, machine learning, and blockchain are transforming industries and the global economy. SAP Leonardo helps bring business solutions to companies that leverage these technologies in…
 PDF Key takeaways: CIMdata believes that Mevea offers a exceptional end-to-end solution approach (from inception to in-service operation)—enabling effective digital twin solutions for its customers. Digital Twin as a technology, even though relatively young, is developing rapidly. It is the required foundational technology to enable cognitive behavior in real life…
 PDF Key takeaways: The 3DEXPERIENCE platform has elements that support uses well beyond traditional PLM solution activities in product development—including life sciences and urban planning. Dassault Systèmes continues to expand the platform’s breadth and depth. The POWER’BY service promises to streamline integration of older CAD solutions. CIMdata recently attended Dassault…
Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Altair Completes IPO (Highlight)

 PDF Altair Engineering, one of the pioneers of the Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) software market, recently completed a highly successful Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange. Altair sold 12 Million Class A shares in the IPO which represent a minority interest in the company. The stock opened at…
 PDF Key takeaways: Rapid changes in technology, such as the evolution of smart, connected products and the Internet of Things, are making product development efforts more complex, reducing companies’ returns on R&D investments. Many company’s problems are exacerbated by ongoing changes in the engineering workforce and the introduction of disruptive…
 PDF Ten years ago, Siemens acquired UGS. At that time, the acquisition clearly set a new agenda for the entire PLM industry. Customers across manufacturing and process industries could envision the benefits of integrating the physical world, such as through Siemens AG’s leading automation design and production technology, and the…
 PDF On September 6, 2017, at a Siemens PLM Software gathering for industry analysts, Mr. Bob Haubrock, Senior Vice President, Product Engineering Solutions offered early looks at the strategy and content of NX 12, Siemens PLM Software’s flagship CAD solution. Targeted for commercial release at the end of October 2017,…
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2018: The Launch (Commentary)

 PDF Key takeaways: SOLIDWORKS 2018 is planned for release at the end of October 2017. CAMWorks has been packaged and released under the SOLIDWORKS banner as SOLIDWORKS CAM. The release introduces topology optimization technology from SIMULIA. On September 26, 2017, Dassault Systèmes hosted industry analysts, technical press, and customers at…
 PDF Key takeaways: From the opening keynote through the many sessions, Oracle’s laser focus is on the cloud and the cloud leader, Amazon Web Services. Their new Autonomous Database offering and approach toward Highly Automated Cyber Security focus on the needs and threats facing information technology infrastructure today and tomorrow.…
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