This eBook examines the methods and key technology enablers that keep manufacturers competitive during the transition to smart, connected products. It also shares exclusive findings from the Lifecycle Insights 2020 Engineering Executive’s Strategic Agenda study.
BUILDING SMART, CONNECTED PRODUCTS: Leading Manufacturers Reduce Product Development Challenges with These Key Technology Enablers
3DEXPERIENCE Twin – A Manufacturing Perspective
In the past 18 months, the manufacturing industry has experienced a number of powerful disruptors. Between uncertainty in product demand, disruption in the supply chain, and new social distancing norms, organizations have had to find ways to make their lines more flexible. 3DEXPERIENCE Twin is a digital twin that has broad applications from product design …
Siemens’ Executable Digital Twin
Over the past few years, the digital twin (DT) has gained popularity. Yet, DT has different meanings for different vendors and, as a result, manufacturers are still trying to understand its usefulness. Will Siemens’ executable digital twin (xDT) prove to be any different? Baselining the Digital Twin The DT is a digital representation of a …
Oracle: Moving PLM to the Cloud
What does Oracle’s move to the cloud have to do with PLM? Why is it important? A few years ago, Oracle started to transition a lot of its enterprise systems into the cloud. They’ve had a PLM solution for a while. They acquired one many years ago and it’s certainly capable. There’s no doubt about …
Cadonix: Leveraging the Cloud for Electrical System Design
Why is Cadonix interesting from an electrical design perspective? Let’s talk about that next. Before we get into the details, it’s important to understand the context here. We’re talking about the design of electrical systems, which carries signals between electronic endpoints and delivers power to them, so they can run. We’re not talking about EE …
Product Development Startup Secrets for Success
Why should smaller and medium sized companies look at cloud-based PLM solutions? PLM solutions are adding value to all size companies. In this video, we explain why SaaS PLM solutions are a good fit for small to mid-size companies.
Ansys HFSS Plays a Key Role in Designing Smart Connected Products
There has been a proliferation of high-speed, high-frequency electronics placed in today’s smart connected products over the past few years. This increases the need for electromagnetic (EM) simulation in design. Ansys HFSS, a 3D high-frequency simulation software, meets the industry’s stringent demands. Simulation Overcomes Challenges in Designing Smart, Connected Products Today’s smart, connected products are …
Mitigating Risks to Model-based Definition Initiatives in Multi-CAD Environments
Model-based definition (MBD) initiatives are on the rise, replacing traditional drawings and benefiting companies across the development lifecycle and beyond. Engineers often share an MBD with internal and external stakeholders. Each party uses different CAD applications that can produce minute but important variations in the model.
Where Does A Digital Transformation Start?
Where do you start and where do you go with your digital transformation? We recently surveyed companies to discover the level of their digital transformation. This video highlights how the most progressive companies are investing heavily in new technologies as a way to empower their efforts.