Archive for the ‘Solution Reviews’ Category

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

Mentor’s Xpedition: Enterprise Multi-Board Design

Mentor’s Xpedition is a software suite for electronic systems and circuit board design. This post details its capabilities and associated benefits. In the advent of the IoT era, many engineering executives are rightfully realizing just how important software is to smart connected products. And while that’s an important epiphany, there is one reality that every one

Altair’s Vision: Solution Breadth Surprises

Altair is a software and services provider that aims to improve decision making in development. This post examines their offerings and the related benefits. If you’ve heard of Altair before, you likely consider them an analysis company. In the last five years, however, their solution set has broadened dramatically. There’s still a ton of analysis

IHS Markit’s Engineering Workbench: Productivity Supercharger?

IHS Markit’s Engineering Workbench is an engineering search and knowledge management solution. This post details its capabilities and advantages. Despite the applicability of fancy 3D modeling and simulation to mechanical engineering, working with documents and spreadsheets is often just as important. It’s researching the properties of new materials. It’s finding, reusing and merging existing standards