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Join Us for Integrating Simulation and Process in PDM-PLM…

On September 27 join Autodesk and ESTECO for a PLM Roundtable and Webinar on integrating simulation and processes into PDM and PLM.…
Autodesk Takes PDM to the Cloud at Accelerate 2016…

Autodesk has added PDM capabilities to their cloud-based PLM solution, Fusion Lifecycle, which was formerly Autodesk PLM 360.…
How Does Your IoT Activity Stack Up to Others?…

Take the Dell/ConnectPress survey and see how your company measures up to other engineering groups using the Internet of Things (IoT).…
New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive…

Autodesk introduced its Portfolio for the Future of Manufacturing, including Inventor HSM, FeatureCAM, Fusion 360, Netfabb and more.…
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.…
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.…

 

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.

What's New in Fusion Lifecycle September Release?

Fusion Lifecycle sees improved report management, better email notifications, clone import projects feature, and adds cloud PDM.…
Enhance Vault with Hagerman's Lifecycle Connection

Matt Lane makes the case for why you should be using Autodesk Vault and how you can enhance it with…
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.…
Join the Discussion on the Present and Future of MDO

Bringing together simulation data, expertise and technology within the PLM system is key in Multidisciplinary Design Optimization (MDO).…
CIDEON Helps AERZEN with Successful PLM Implementation

Read about how the company used SAP PLM for data management and ERP with Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD software on…
Hidden Gem for Creating Sketches in Inventor 2017…
This new feature is called controlling the opacity/transparence of a sketch in a shaded model.…

Changing the Zoom Wheel Increment in Autodesk Inventor…
AutoCAD has a system variable called ZOOMFACTOR. Mark Flayler shows you how to do in…

How to Use Inventor Assembly Representations…
There are 3 different types of representations in the assembly environment: Design View Representations, Master…

Do's and Don'ts for Network License Files…
KETIV offers some tips on consolidating Autodesk Network Licenses, including how to edit your license…

Print BOM from Sheet Metal Part…
How do I print the BOM from the flat panel dimensions of a sheet metal…

Add a Round Rubber Seal to a Groove…
How do I set the mates for a round rubber seal I wish to add…

Sharing ILogic Files…
What is the best practice for sharing ILOGIC files? Source: Autodesk Forums…

Inventor 2016 mould modeling…
I'm trying to do some modeling which involves a set angle on vertical faces. This…

Copy a Design with This Code and Enhanced Save As…
Here is a code snippet that will search for the name of the part as…

How Tos for Uprading to Autodesk 2017 Software…
If you haven't yet updated to Inventor 2017, now is the time. KETIV has the…

Parameter dialog box not showing up…
My paramater dialog box is not showing up all of a sudden in Inventor.- From…

Downloading a 3D CAD model…
Can you please describe the procedure that I need to do to download a 3D…

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Real-time Collaborative Edit is Coming to CAD & PLM…
The manufacturing industry could benefit from real-time collaboration apps. like Google Docs and Apple iWorks. See which CAD/PLM vendors come…


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


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


Innovation Separates Sunkist Research from the Rest…
Sunkist Research cut manufacturing by 66% and doubled…


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