Lawrence S. Gould

Factory Layouts Modified More Quickly

November 27, 2013 at 3:34 PM

New, inexpensive software stitches laser-scanned point clouds together using scanned objects as the registration targets.

Geomagic Enhances 3D Capabilities for Realities Virtual and Actual

October 03, 2013 at 1:57 PM

The latest enhancements in Geomagic’s software for metrology, mesh editing, and 3D modeling include new features, enhanced capabilities—and new product names.

Siemens PLM Simplifies Migrating to Broader PLM

August 29, 2013 at 2:20 PM

A new version of Teamcenter is out. So, too, is an evolving, simplified approach to jump-start companies toward all-encompassing PLM.

CFD Gets Faster Without All the Mesh

August 01, 2013 at 1:37 PM

A 30-year-old approach to computational fluid dynamics has reemerged, making the transition from CAD to CFD analysis faster and requiring fewer compute resources.

3D Visualization: Immersive, Interactive & Economical

June 26, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Virtual environments are helpful for product development. But they tend to be expensive. zSpace has developed something that is still virtually robust, yet far more affordable.

Better Business Intelligence Through ERP

April 22, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Collecting manufacturing data is one thing. Making sense of it is another. That's where business intelligence comes in.

Designing Seats the PLM Way

March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM

The only back-seat driver in designing automotive seats and trim covers is PLM. That’s a good thing.

PLM and the Importance of Experience

March 01, 2013 at 12:00 AM

People’s experiences—the product property that can lead to greater profitability—should be part of product lifecycle management, says Dassault Systèmes.

Microsoft's Latest ERP Offering

February 01, 2013 at 12:00 AM

ERP can be considered the ultimate “office” suite. Microsoft Dynamics is making that truer with its latest ERP systems.

IQMS: Android Meets ERP

November 30, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Incremental improvements and incorporating new technology are the hallmarks of this latest release of EnterpriseIQ.

Solid Edge ST5 Design Software Nails It

September 19, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Among the “1,300 new customer-driven productivity enhancements” in the latest version of Solid Edge, several stand out.

Turnkey Integration for ERP

August 22, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Affordable commercial software links ERP to CAD, as well as PDM, even PLM. Doing so synchs the data in these systems. Better, it reduces production errors.