Today is the first day of SolidWorks World 2013 and as the SolidWorks CEO Bertrand Sicot promised back in September 2012 at the SolidWorks 2013 launch, the company today unveiled their direct modeling solution titled “SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual”. See “New V6 Based SolidWorks Conceptual Design Product“. This is what it looks like. Picture courtesy @RobRodriguez [...]
I’m in Brussels attending the European edition of the Dassault Systemes 3DEXPERIENCE FORUM. The event is well attended by around 1,200 Dassault Systemes customers and members of the media and analyst community. Among the Dassault Systemes executives who spoke in the morning plenary session were President and CEO Bernard Charles and Executive VP Industry, Marketing [...]
This year the UP 2012 Cloud Computing Conference will be held on 12th December in San Francisco. This conference is considered to be an annual review of developments and trends in the cloud computing space and their impact on global economy and society. The venue is the South San Francisco Conference Center located at the [...]
A year ago Bricsys added direct modeling capabilities to Bricscad V12 (see “Direct Modeling In Bricscad V12“). This year Bricsys is adding other building blocks of a MCAD system to Bricscad V13 – assembly modeling, 3D constraints and kinematics. Check out this video I took at the Bricsys International Conference 2012 in Amsterdam. Dmitry Ushakov, [...]
The second day of the Bricsys International Conference 2012 in Amsterdam started with a keynote speech by famous Belgian physicist and standup comedian Lieven Scheire. Lieven was the keynote speaker last year as well and it was nice to seem him back doing his thing once again. Lieven is part of a daily TV show [...]
Bricsys CEO Erik de Keyser kicked off the Bricsys International Conference 2012 in Amsterdam by giving a short presentation about the company, its beginnings and its evolution. The key point of his talk was the need for “careful differentiation”. Bricsys has come a long way from being a reseller of IntelliCAD to a company that [...]
PowerSHAPE 2013 has a new feature to extract electrodes. Here is a video I took at the recently concluded Delcam Asian Technical Summit 2013 held in Jakarta, Indonesia.
PowerSHAPE is mainly used as a complimentary software to PowerMILL, Delcam’s flagship and extremely powerful CAM product. As a result, most of the time users of PowerSHAPE end up reading a CAD model created in another CAD system and tweak it so that it can be manufactured. Working on a dumb model without history and [...]
In my earlier post titled “What’s New In PowerSHAPE 2013” I mentioned some new Direct Modeling features. Here is a video I took at the recently concluded Delcam Asian Technical Summit 2013 held at Jakarta, Indonesia.
Augmented reality is an amazing presentation tool. Check out this 3D presentation by Graham Vollans from Delcam on their CRISPIN footwear solutions.