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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

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…

parasolid convergent modeling

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…

Flux.io chooses Parasolid for its cloud-based collaboration tool for AEC

Parasolid is now providing cloud-based geometric modeling capabilities in Flux® software, which connect users of different AEC software applications with a browser-based solution for project collabor…

Parasolid with Convergent Modeling

We’ve just announced Parasolid version 29.1, the third release of Parasolid to deliver Convergent Modeling TM technology. This has been getting lots of attention since its debut in NX11, which was t…