CADplace - your home for CAD information

Welcome to CADplace

At CADplace you will find current information on the CAD industry : product information, reviews, analysis, reports, interviews, and more.

***

CADplace Reports

PTC Live 2014 comes home to Boston

PTC Creo 3.0 launch  s

This year's edition of the annual PTC customer event took place in in PTC's  home town of Boston and welcomed 3000 people. The news at the event revolved around the launch of Creo 3.0, PTC's flagship CAD platform, and the company's expansion into the "internet of things" with the acquisition of ThingWorx at the very end of 2013.

Interview with NAFEMS CEO, Tim Morris, and discussing reliable simulation

NAFEMS has a long history of accompanying simulation engineers and assisting them to arrive at solid, reliable, simulation results.  CADplace talks with the NAFEMS CEO, Tim Morris, and discusses the history, activities, and benefits NAFEMS strives to deliver to the global simulation community.

Vero Software optimizes WorkNC v23 with a new tool-path calculation engine and a faster graphics kernel

Numerous enhancements are implemented in WorkNC v23 including an optimized tool-path calculation engine, an enhanced graphics kernel, and a revised collision detection module.  These enhancements at the core of the product give customers increased performance, more reliability, and reduced costs.

An overview of manufacturing and prototyping technologies

CAD, CAM, and rapid prototyping technologies are critical elements in design, engineering, and manufacturing work-flows. CADplace looks at a selection of vendors which provide useful tools & technologies.

NAFEMS Paris : Areva presents simulation project for wind turbines

Areva is a well known group active in nuclear energy. Since 2010 the company has a group focused on renewable energy including wind turbines, bio-mass, solar, and energy storage. How did the company use simulation in creating marine-based wind turbines?

CADplace Interviews

On the road, in the data center, or under your desk, AMD FirePro graphics deliver performance for PTC Creo 3.0

PTC Live Global 2014 in Boston : Take the booth tour with CADplace as we talk with AMD's Jon Clark and PTC's Sandy Smith about AMD FirePro solutions as well as the AMD & PTC partnership – a hardware-software combination that delivers performance and reliability for PTC Creo customers.

Aucotec grows 50% over three years by making customers successful

Recently, CADplace had the opportunity to talk with executive board member, Markus Bochynek, about the Aucotec business, products, customers, and success. In this video, Mr. Bochynek provides a rapid summary of the company's focus and success.

Lenovo's ThinkStation P300 on display at PTC Live Global 2014

The workstation specialists at Lenovo showcased a host of technology at PTC Live Global in Boston this year. The latest addition to the line up, the ThinkStation P300, figured prominently in configurations designed for PTC customers. Mobile solutions, unique displays, and remote workstation products were on display as well.

Interview with NAFEMS CEO, Tim Morris, and discussing reliable simulation

NAFEMS has a long history of accompanying simulation engineers and assisting them to arrive at solid, reliable, simulation results.  CADplace talks with the NAFEMS CEO, Tim Morris, and discusses the history, activities, and benefits NAFEMS strives to deliver to the global simulation community.

CD-adapco EVP Bill Clark talks about business, strategy, products, customers, the market, and competition

In this interview, Executive Vice President, Bill Clark, discusses CD-adapco's business, strategy, competitive advantage, market perspective, and perspective for the future.

Interview with PTC Germany's Michael Sauter : Germany's business successes in 2013

Herr Michael Sauter, Senior Vice-President at PTC, manages Europe's keystone market and has good news to share about the German market. In this CADplace interview, Herr Sauter describes how PTC succeeded in Germany this year while so many talk about business "crisis".

PTC EVP Brian Shepherd interview : Windchill updates and industry transformation trends

Brian Shepherd is PTC's Executive Vice-President for Enterprise Solutions. CADplace spoke with Mr. Shepherd at the PTC Live Germany conference in Stuttgart where he outlined the key improvements for WindChill and discussed how PTC is helping customers transform their business processes and adapt to major forces shaping the manufacturing industry worldwide.

PTC CEO James Heppelmann on two key topics : 2014 business outlook and PTC's cloud strategies

In a CADplace exclusive video interview, PTC's CEO, Jim Heppelmann, talks about the business climate and outlook for PTC. He also addresses the PLM and CAD company's approach to the cloud and where he sees customer demands leading the company.


Get the CADplace Newsletter
Email:

For Email Newsletters you can trust