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Inventor Generative Design Workflow
By Luke Mihelcic, Autodesk
Check out this video on how to take advantage of a Generative Design workflow using Fusion 360 and Inventor.
An Interview with Adaptive on PLM and ERP An Interview with Adaptive on PLM and ERP
Compiled by ConnectPress
Adaptive Corporation's John Gable discusses trends affecting the need for both PLM and ERP systems, including mechatronics, Industry 4.0 and more.
You Asked and Autodesk Delivered- Inventor 2020.1 is Here You Asked and Autodesk Delivered- Inventor 2020.1 is Here
By Jim Byrne Autodesk
Users can expect a new addition to the hole command, improvements to the iProperties dialog, frame generator and more. Peep the video!
Biggest Updates in Autodesk’s Industry Collections Biggest Updates in Autodesk’s Industry Collections
By Claire Collins, Autodesk
Autodesk product managers highlight the biggest updates in the AEC, Product Design & Manufacturing, and Media & Entertainment Industry Collections.
Tips & Tricks
Why Your Snapshot Views Won't Update Why Your Snapshot Views Won't Update
By Adam Evangelista, KETIV
This tip from KETIV looks at why your snapshot views won't update in your Inventor presentation files, and what to do.
Modeling a Garter Spring (Simmerring) in Inventor Modeling a Garter Spring (Simmerring) in Inventor
By Stan Wile, IMAGINiT Technologies
Stan Wile, IMAGINiT Technologies, covers how to model this type of spring in Inventor.
Reliable Part Modeling Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Reliable Part Modeling Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
By Paul Munford, Autodesk
Autodesk's Paul Munford covers how to add documentation to your models to aid communication for design, preparation modeling standards and more.
Better Looking Weldment Cuts in Inventor Better Looking Weldment Cuts in Inventor
By Jason Johnson, IMAGINiT Technologies
If you want to document your assemblies that more accurately reflect their final physical appearance, this quick tip is for you!
Case Studies
West Surrey Racing Accelerates Victory with AMD   West Surrey Racing Accelerates Victory with AMD
By AMD
See how HP's Z workstations and AMD's professional graphics cards help keep the British winning team stay ahead of its competitors.
AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single Card AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single Card
By AMD
See how packaging food company, BluePrint Automation, was able to design and visualize complex CAD models with AMD's CAD-to-VR solution.
Keuka Studios' First Impressions of ANSYS Discovery Live Keuka Studios' First Impressions of ANSYS Discovery Live
Compiled by ConnectPress
Dan White, owner of Keuka Studios, addresses staircase design challenges that was difficult to analyze prior to ANSYS.
JSC Zelenodolsk Explores Virtual Reality with ESI IC.IDO JSC Zelenodolsk Explores Virtual Reality with ESI IC.IDO
By ESI Group
JSC used ESI IC.IDO (I-see-I-do) to bring their customers on board for proposed marine compartment layouts without costly mock-up construction.
Columns
Digital Threads, Twins Play Catch-Up in the Factory Digital Threads, Twins Play Catch-Up in the Factory
By Peter A. Bilello, President & CEO, CIMdata
Taking full advantage of Smart Factory innovations increasingly requires creating and maintaining digital twins of production assets and digital threads.
Why Digital Twins Require Digital Threads Why Digital Twins Require Digital Threads
By Peter A. Bilello, President, CIMdata Inc.
CIMdata explains why the digital thread should be part of the digital twin, and how it ensures that the digital twin is always accurate.
What's Important in Workstations to End Users? What's Important in Workstations to End Users?
By Jon Peddie
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in both manufacturing and AEC.
Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete? Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?
By Tom Gill and Fred Keith PLM Enterprise Value & Integration CIMdata Inc.
Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss 17 key elements of CIMdata's PLM Investment Sustainability Model to meet changing requirements.