Siemens PLM Community Wrap Up – Week of March 10

By SusanCinadr

Wrap up imageThis week’s Siemens PLM Community Wrap-Up gives more information about Solid Edge University, some insight into new NX functionality, and showcases a couple of videos that give tips & tricks on how to best utilize our software. Let us know what you think!


Students Can Now Download Jack Human Simulation for Free – We’ve added another free student download to our Academic Resource Center. Students can now download Tecnomatix Jack human simulation software. This provides an opportunity for students to learn more about building safer and more ergonomic factories.

Software Revolution in Manufacturing Event Livecast – We’ve added a replay of the “Building the Future” discussion. Watch the full event and outtakes.


Femap 11.1.1 – The latest release of Femap is now available!

NX Design Blog

NX Quick Tips: Using X-Form for Initial Concept Design – In this NX Quick Tips video dive further into the ability to easily flow from Concept to Detail Design to Production.

4GD: More Power for Collaborative Design – NX 9 improves the design of large-scale products and projects with 4th Generation Design, a new design and data management paradigm. This post includes the PLM for Shipbuilding video, a must watch!

NX Manufacturing

Smooth out your high speed machine operations – This Tech Tip explains how to get the machine, tool paths, and right post processor options all working in harmont for the fastest, smoothest machine.

Use NX to Program VoluMill Roughing Patterns – With this Tech Tips video, learn how to incorporate specialized hard-milling roughing patterns from Celeritive into your NX CAM CNC programs.

Create associative manufacturing models in NX CAM with Part Modules –  Bryan Dreibelbiss shows how to build the associative manufacturing models you need.

Solid Edge

Dan Staples + Solid Edge University – Dan Staples talks about the advantages he’s discussed with participants from past years Solid Edge University conferences.


Tecnomatix Tech Tips Ready for Launch – Since the NX for Manufacturing Tech Tips Webinar Series was so successful, a Tecnomatix Tech Tips Webinar

Join the Community to read these article first hand and connect with other users. As always, if you have any questions, leave us a comment!

See you next week with another round up from the Community.




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