Computer-aided design (CAD) is used by engineers, architects, artists and others to create precise drawings or technical illustrations. CAD software can be used to create two- or three-dimensional models.
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FARO® 8-Axis Design ScanArm 2.5C
Breakthrough Color Scanning and Unmatched Efficiency for 3D Design.
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Hypertherm Releases ProNest 2021
This marks a major version update of its advanced CAD/CAM nesting software.
ODA Adds Shadow Support to Visualize SDK
Visualize SDK offers more realistic scene rendering for engineering applications.
Meeting the Challenge of Product Complexity for Global Manufacturers
Using this five step blueprint to create your Digital Thread will help you manage the design, manufacture and sustainment of complex products. Learn more.
Faster Waveform Roughing in EDGECAM 2021
A number of productivity boosts have been achieved by reducing calculation time with EDGECAM 2021’s enhanced parallel-processing capability.
Datakit Announces Version 2020.2 of its 2D and 3D Data Exchange Software
It adds support for the latest versions of CATIA V5, CGR and NX formats.
Open Design Alliance Joins LOT Network
LOT Network is a nonprofit community of companies that builds a protective barrier for its members against patent assertion entities.
Editor’s Pick: Browser-based CAD collaborative viewing without compromises
Kisters VisShare is recognized as a modern, high-performance approach to 3D data collaboration.
ZVerse and Forecast 3D Form Partnership for CAD as a Service
This strategic partnership will give Forecast 3D customers direct access to the CADaaS platform on the Forecast 3D website.
Stage Set for Continued CAD Industry Growth
CAD market shipments increased 9% sequentially from 2018 to 2019.
Pushing the Design Envelope On the Go
With a new generation of visual designers, working anywhere in the world, CAD in the Cloud is emerging as a...
Mixed Experiences Ring in New Era of Design Collaboration
AR/VR brings enhanced visual context to design collaboration, reducing time-to-delivery cycles and resulting in better products.
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Saratech acquires Apex DMS Inc., a Siemens PLM software business, from the Sconce Group
Siemens Updates Simcenter System Simulation Solutions
DE Podcast: Analyst Jon Peddie Explains COVID-19’s Effect on the GPU Market
Mastercam 2021 is Now Released
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Materialise Mindware is billed as an advisory service to offer businesses strategic,...
Editor’s Pick: Print nylon carbon fiber parts on the desktop
MakerBot says the new material is optimized for high strength, heat resistance...
Editor’s Pick: Fast preparation of SolidWorks files for powder bed fusion 3D printing
ESPRIT Additive for Powder Bed Fusion comes as an add-in to SolidWorks,...
Editor’s Pick: Update adds third solver for simulation-driven design
This update includes the addition of SimSolid, Altair’s powerful software for...