Solution Reviews

SOLIDWORKS World Takeaway: Acquisition and Platform Strategy

What is Dassault Systèmes’ strategy when it comes to acquisitions? At the highest levels, it is driven by their 3DEXPERIENCE vision. Find out more in this post.

Nano Dimensions: Is 3D Printing for Electronics Feasible?

Nano Dimensions provides 3D printing solutions for electronics. It is early but they are getting some traction and making this concept real. This post reviews what they can do.

PTC and Hexagon: Diverging Views of IoT

PTC and Hexagon both talked a lot about IoT in their conferences. But how they talked about them were dramatically different. This post provides a quick summary of how different they were and a little advice on how to apply IoT to your company.

Zuken and Vitech: Does the Acquisition Make Sense?

A couple weeks ago, Zuken acquired Vitech. What’s the fit? Does it make sense? We give a little insight in this video.

Mentor’s System Vision

This post provides an overview of Mentor’s System Vision, a 1D modeling and simulation tool for analog mixed signal systems.

Autodesk's Perspective on How Engineering Changes with Generative Design

Autodesk’s Perspective on How Engineering Changes with Generative Design

Autodesk may well be the company that is investing the most into Generative Design currently. In this post, I provide my guidance against where Autodesk executives see design processes changing.

NX’s Adaptive UI: Big Deal or Not?

Siemens PLM announced that a new capability will be available in NX: an Adaptive UI. This marks the first use of machine learning in an MCAD application. Is it a big deal or not? We provide our perspective in this video.

Generative Design in Mentor’s Capital Suite

Design automation is a key capability of Mentor’s Capital suite. This post provides an overview of its Generative Design functionality.

Simulation Capabilities in Mentor’s Xpedition

This post reviews the simulation capabilities of the new release of Mentor’s Xpedition as well as its ability to empower electrical engineers to make better decisions earlier.