Last week, on June 15th, Siemens PLM announced a new strategy related to simulation. At the center of it is a new suite of software called Simcenter that consolidates the number of acquisitions they have made in the space over the past few years. In this post, you’ll find more details on the strategy and
A couple weeks ago, PTC held their user conference, LiveWorx, in Boston. While the IoT is interesting and compelling for a number of reasons, many manufacturers are still trying to figure out how such technological capabilities translate to business benefit. Going to the event, I was looking at how their vision for IoT would mesh with the needs of the current users of PTC’s CAD product Creo. I found one technology demonstration that bridged the gap. Specifically, the combination of Creo Illustrate and Vuforia offer an incredibly easy short to creating and delivering 3D service instructions to remote field employees.