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Implications of Agile and Scrum in Mechanical Design

Recently, many mechanical engineering teams are contemplating the adoption of agile methods for design. This post covers the implications. Not long ago, I had a happenstance conversation with a mechanical engineering manager whose team had just adopted some agile practices for design. It was a fascinating conversation, for me, as he walked through some of

ANSYS Electronic and Electromechanical Simulation Solutions

This post reviews ANSYS’ simulation platform for electronics and electrical systems, including Electronic Desktop, HFSS, SIwave, and Maxwell. With more companies making the transition to develop smart connected products, there is a need to integrate more and more electronics and electromechanical components into traditional designs. As that occurs, you run into the potential for more

MBD Migration Options

New MBD Supplier Readiness Study Launched

We at Lifecycle Insights are excited to announce the launch of a new study on Supplier Readiness in the adoption of Model-Based Definition (MBD). We have a full page detailing the scope, research process, background and more about the study. Just following the ‘MORE ON THE STUDY’ link to the right to get there. It