By DE Editors
10 Tips for Smooth Data ExchangeCommon sense guidelines from Theorem solutions help designers
and engineers sidestep common MCAD data exchange problems.
AutoCAD 2010: The Best One YetParametric design and organic 3D modeling lead the list of new features.
SolidWorks 2009: A Solid ImprovementSolidWorks listened to users of 2008 and included workflow improvements for every user in the latest version.
Automating the Design Validation Process
Today’s CAD and PLM software tools help ensure product design quality with accuracy and efficiency.
Desktop Machines Move in to the Office
Office-based equipment, whether 3D printing or subtractive, offers true 3D parts at why-not pricing.
Using Patient-specific Data as a Basis for Design
Integrating anatomical STL files with rapid technologies to create 3D reconstructions still difficult to accomplishs.
Euro 2008: Larger Than Life in Zurich
Geomagic studio and a Konica Minolta scanner help make giants out of Europe’s star soccer players.
MapleSim Takes the Pain Out of Math
By automating the detailed mathematics, symbolics-based modeling tools can help break the ice in complex physical modeling.
These indispensable document- and data-management devices are getting wider, faster, easier to use—and cheaper.
Virtualization Is a Cure, Not a Cure-All
Virtual machines also create new ills, driving a need for technologies like KVM.