Holding It All Together: Welds and Fasteners in NX

In today’s world of product development there are software tools that enable design, analysis, manufacturing tool path generation, simulation and predictability. We have databases, data management an……

Design and Manufacturing Enthusiasts Won’t Want to Miss IMTS!

Got a passion for design and manufacturing? Then you won’t want to miss the International Manufacturing Technology Show that takes place next week in Chicago, Illinois. IMTS offers you a chance to se……

What’s New in NX 11 for Design Engineering

NX 11 for Design Productivity

Convergent Modeling
Convergent modeling can be used in the medical industry, in this case for a cranial implant.
Many industries use scanned 3D……

Redesigning the NX 11 Expressions Dialog – a Success Story for Customer Involvement

One of my favorite things about being an NX product manager is the opportunity to work with our customers to define and refine the NX engineering tools that make us all more productive.There’s……

Drafting Boards – where are they now?

It’s funny how we often take for granted how much technology has impacted our lives, both on a personal level and professionally in the workplace. I wouldn’t consider myself that old really, but I st……

Siemens is Looking for Early-Stage Businesses in Industrial Augmented and Virtual Reality

 
Full house @Galvanize in San Francisco on June 22d to talk about the industrial applications of AR/VR solutions…Our guests – from AR/VR entrepreneurs to experts from large manufacturers as R……

Photorealistic Rendering with a CAD System: That’s how we see it.

I have to admit, I’m a nut for classic films: black & white, made before 1950, even silent films. I stumbled on to Buster Keaton’s silent classic, “The General”, at the Los Angeles Conservancy’s ……

Industrial adoption of AR/VR technologies: how to overcome challenges

Many Siemens PLM Software customers have already started adopting Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) to improve product and process design, maintenance and repair, and remote collaboration. Siemen……

Pushing the Performance Envelope with NX and Teamcenter

When I was in charge of IT systems and operations at a high tech company, there were many lessons I learned about the production environment that I take with me today.  Here are just a few them ……