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Integrating PLM is Not a One-size-fits-all Approach
By Razorleaf
Razorleaf provides 3 approaches to PLM integration, including an introduction to CLOVER, Razorleaf's integration platform, in this on-demand webinar.
Electronic PCB and Package Thermal Stress Analysis Electronic PCB and Package Thermal Stress Analysis
By ANSYS
This paper explains the challenges and opportunities in preparing ECAD geometries for use with solvers associated with MCAD geometries.
Chip-Package-System Analysis Techniques for Thermal Design Chip-Package-System Analysis Techniques for Thermal Design
By ANSYS
ANSYS' latest release (R17) adds significant improvements in the area of predicting thermal responses for system design early in the design cycle.

Learn How Better PLM Integration Leads to Better Business
By Razorleaf and Tech-Clarity
In this webinar series Razorleaf and Tech-Clarity share best practices for PLM integration and survey findings. Listen on-demand and join April 25th.
Tips & Tricks
Do's and Don'ts for Network License Files Do's and Don'ts for Network License Files
By Bryce Ochoa, KETIV
KETIV offers some tips on consolidating Autodesk Network Licenses, including how to edit your license files.
Troubleshooting Inventor Issues Together-Even After 10 Years Troubleshooting Inventor Issues Together-Even After 10 Years
By Mark Lancaster, Synergis Product Support Specialist
Mark Lancaster of Synergis shares an issue with the drawing template and how clearing the occurrence name in the drawing template fixed this.
Inventor 2018 3DA Styles Inventor 2018 3DA Styles
By Anthony Dull, IMAGINiT Technologies
If you've upgraded to 2018 and are excited to start using the new 3D Annotations (3DA) functionality you may have received an error. Here's why.
What are Common Uses for Silhouette Curves in Inventor? What are Common Uses for Silhouette Curves in Inventor?
By ASCENT
Silhouette curves are commonly used for generating parting lines for plastic part design, or for use in multi-body part design.
Case Studies
Innodep Cuts Development Time 40% on IoT Device with Dell Innodep Cuts Development Time 40% on IoT Device with Dell
By Dell
Innodep worked with Dell OEM Solutions from the early stages of its design to development of the finished product, reducing time by 40%.
The Frontloading Aproach with Mentor Graphics' FloEFD The Frontloading Aproach with Mentor Graphics' FloEFD

See how Tamturbo Oy are extending the useful life of the air compressors with frontloading CFD to get results earlier in the design phase
Optimizing a NASCAR Racing Machine with FloEFD Optimizing a NASCAR Racing Machine with FloEFD
By Mike Gruetzmacher, Technical Marketing Engineer, Mentor Graphics
Nascar driver Anthony Kumpen consulted with Voxdale CFD engineering consultancy, to see what CFD could do to improve his race car.
3D Scanning Enables Better Picture of Entire Part 3D Scanning Enables Better Picture of Entire Part
By Belinda Jones, Hexagon Metrology
Stevens Manufacturing praises Hexagon's 3D scanners for their point cloud inspection, reverse engineering, virtual assembly and CNC milling.
Columns
Digital Twins: Extending Essential Collaboration Digital Twins: Extending Essential Collaboration
By Peter A. Bilello, President, CIMdata
Avatars for products and product-related lifecycle processes are being incorporated into PLM as PLM solutions are enhanced for avatars.
Ship Propeller Made Using Hybrid Manufacturing Ship Propeller Made Using Hybrid Manufacturing
By Autodesk
Autodesk is helping Port of Rotterdam's RAMLAB reach its goals for on-demand replacement ship parts, combining additive and subtractive manufacturing.
New Dell Technologies Uniquely Positioned for IoT New Dell Technologies Uniquely Positioned for IoT
By Moor Insights & Strategy (MI&S)
MI&S believes Dell can help customers solve its IoT puzzle, offering solutions for predictive maintenance, improving facilities management and more.
KETIV's Scott Oshito Receives Award for Inventor Design
By Kanwar Anand, President and CEO, KETIV
KETIV's Scott Oshita was tasked to design and build an animatronic horse with one month for the movie True Grit. Learn about his use of Inventor.