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What’s New in Siemens NX?

What’s the little secret found in the latest releases of Siemens NX? It has to do with automation. Let’s talk about that next. If you’ve been keeping track, Siemens has moved to a more frequent release schedule for NX.  Since they’ve made that transition over, they’ve out with a lot of interesting capabilities including usability …

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How Do You Get A Digital Twin Running in the Cloud with ThingWorx?

How do you get a digital twin running in the cloud with ThingWorx? How do you set up an IoT-connected digital twin? And why would you want to do that? Let’s take a few minutes and talk about it.  Companies might be capturing sensor data off of a product in the field and applying AI/machine …

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Industry Veteran Arvind Krishnan Joins Lifecycle Insights

Companies are increasingly looking to tech-led initiatives to grapple with rising product complexity. Lifecycle Insights recognizes this and is deepening its coverage of such initiatives for product design and engineering. To aid in this effort, we are welcoming industry veteran Arvind Krishnan to our team. Arvind brings over two decades of experience in design and …

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Altair One: Consolidating Simulation, Analytics, and HPC for the Expert Analyst

High-performance computing (HPC). Artificial intelligence (AI). Machine learning (ML). The cloud.  Individually, these transformative technologies pack a powerful punch. Now, some companies are combining them with simulation to revolutionize product development.  Continuing Platformification of Solutions Many of today’s simulation and data analytics tools are experiencing “platformification,” where traditional desktop applications are broken down into separate …

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CCE EnSuite-Cloud ReVue: Do We Need Another Mechanical Design Collaboration Tool?

Do we need another collaboration tool for mechanical design? Let’s talk about CCE’s EnSuite-Cloud ReVue. It really is focused on enabling mechanical design collaboration. There are a couple of these types of tools that are out there. But this is a really interesting one, especially in the context of the pandemic. Everybody is working from …

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Siemens PCBflow: What is it? Why Does it Matter?

What is Siemens PCBflow offering and why does it matter? Recently, Siemens, specifically the Valor group within Siemens, has come out with a new solution called PCBflow. It is targeted at design for manufacturing assessments for electronic boards earlier in the product development process. The Process of Assessing Manufacturability of Electronic Boards First, it’s important …

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Big Data and the Engineer

The Internet of Things (IoT) has unleashed a new wave of interconnected products. Almost every company is now switching from traditional, mechanical offerings to smart ones requiring a lot of software, electronics, and electrical systems. But design engineers must go further than simply integrating the right hardware and software into today’s products. As the world …

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SAFE AND SUSTAINABLE AVIATION: THE CRITICAL ROLE OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND SIMULATION

Today’s aviation industry is hyper focused on safety and sustainability. The growing emphasis on safety and sustainability leads to mounting system complexity. Organizations struggle to prioritize these tenets under the weight of new features, novel business models and operational requirements.

The Lifecycle of Systems Simulation

Manufacturers are using systems engineering approaches to mitigate the complexity of developing increasingly sophisticated products. Systems simulation is a key component of such efforts.