HOOPS Visualize – Get it here!

HOOPS Visualize is a Software Development Kit (SDK) graphics engine. The integration of it with Parasolid saves developers from having to create a graphical infrastructure, allowing them to focus on ……

Component-Based Software Engineering

Analysis and survey

I just read an excellent  articleabout Component-Based Software Engineering (CBSE) which I wanted to share with our customers. The author is J……

iREX 2017 part 2: Kineo reactive path-planning for robotics

The Kineo team’s latest demo of reactive path-planning generated a lot of interest at the recent International Robot Exhibition (iREX) in Tokyo (see part 1 of this blog series for more information ab……

iREX 2017 part 1: Kineo robotics simulation and control software

I just spent a fascinating week in Tokyo at the International Robot Exhibition (iREX), the world’s largest robot exhibition. This year 130,480 visitors came to see more than 600 companies exhibit sol……

Parasolid and HOOPS Exchange – Webinar

A replay of our recent webinar about Parasolid and HOOPS Exchange is available below. We discuss the latest advances in 3D modeling and data exchange and our customer, DP Technology, talked about the……

HOOPS Exchange 2017 Service Pack 2 released

HOOPS Exchange 2017 Service Pack 2 has been released by our partner Tech Soft 3D and is available from Siemens PLM Software.
HOOPS Exchange now provides beta support for access to a CAD mod……

Digitalization and Collaborative Robots at Hannover Messe – where innovations collide

Last week I attended Hannover Messe, the world’s largest industrial trade fair with 6,500 exhibitors and nearly a quarter of a million visitors. Our Kineo team at Siemens specializes in software tech……

Kineo Flexible Cables – benefits for robotics automation

We recently announced the launch of Kineo Flexible Cables, a new software component for modeling cable routing and performance. Here we take a closer look at its target application in robotics simula……

A short history of 3D modeling

This video provides a 2 minute history of facet modeling and B-rep modeling, citing some characteristics of each technique and its associated data format. The historical context sets the scene for un……