Altair Embed is a graphical programming environment for embedded software. This post reviews this solution and the value it provides.
Simulation Driven Design
Altair Activate: Systems Development Solution
Altair Activate is a graphical system modeling and simulation application. This post reviews this solution and the value it provides.
Altair solidThinking: Mechanical Design and Analysis
Altair solidThinking is a set of applications for mechanical design and analysis. This post reviews this solution and the value it provides.
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.
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.
Generative Design and 3D Printing: Revolutionizing Design?
November brought news for both Generative Design and 3D Printing. This post explains how the intersection of these two trends could revolutionize design.
Siemens PLM’s Vision: Realizing the Complete Digital Twin
Siemens PLM’s vision is to empower customers to realize digital twins of products. This post assesses the provider’s ability to deliver on their vision. Last week, Siemens PLM held their annual analyst event in Boston to give us some insight into their top-level vision. After two and a half days of presentations from various executives, …
ANSYS’ Discovery Live: Promising Instant Analysis
Discovery Live is a new software application from ANSYS promising real-time simulation. This post reviews its capabilities and their ability to produce. If there is one commonality in most software product announcements today, it’s hyperbole. Trend X will completely change the industry! Manufacturers that don’t adapt will be out of business in five years! It …
Adopting System Engineering: All, None or… Just a Little?
Many experts boastfully claim that organizations must adopt all system engineering practices to reap any benefits. This post challenges that stance. All of it. You need all of it. That’s the message that seems to float around system engineering practices and principles. You see, while I attended a number of conferences over the course of the …