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Creating Value When PLM and ERP Work Together Creating Value When PLM and ERP Work Together
By John MacKrell, CIMdata
John MacKrell of CIMdata explains the necessary strategy for bringing PLM, ERP, and MES together to form a complete product realization strategy.
Have Dassault Host Your License for Free. Here's How! Have Dassault Host Your License for Free. Here's How!
By Peter Kermack, Technical Specialist, Intrinsys
See what the benefits are of having Dassault host your software licenses for you and what software licenses you can have hosted for free.
Getting Started with the New Solid Edge Portal Getting Started with the New Solid Edge Portal

Solid Edge 2019 introduced a secure, web-based platform for storing and viewing your 3D CAD files and drawings, and for sharing files with others.
Simulation for Everyone! Experts and Non-experts Alike Simulation for Everyone! Experts and Non-experts Alike
By Robert Farrell, Rev-Sim.Org
Robert Farrell makes the case on the benefits of putting computer-aided engineering tools in the hands of non-expert analysts too.
Tips & Tricks
Turning iPart Descriptions into iAssembly BoM Turning iPart Descriptions into iAssembly BoM
By Autodesk
This tip will teach you how to create a unique description of your various iPart options.
4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool 4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool
By Simran Rekhi, TriMech
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated WPDM Admin Tool whether it's a client SOLIDWORKS machine or a Server machine.
Understanding Autodesk Vault Search Tokens Understanding Autodesk Vault Search Tokens
By Joseph Corson, Synergis EDS
This tip by Synergis EDS will help you understand how searching works and will hopefully improve your Vault searches in the future.
How to Switch Your Solid Edge License for Cloud-Enabled CAD How to Switch Your Solid Edge License for Cloud-Enabled CAD

Cloud-enabled licensing means that you can log-in to Solid Edge from any device and access your favorite CAD capabilities. See how to update.
Case Studies
West Surrey Racing Accelerates Victory with AMD   West Surrey Racing Accelerates Victory with AMD
By AMD
See how HP's Z workstations and AMD's professional graphics cards help keep the British winning team stay ahead of its competitors.
AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single Card AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single Card
By AMD
See how packaging food company, BluePrint Automation, was able to design and visualize complex CAD models with AMD's CAD-to-VR solution.
JSC Zelenodolsk Explores Virtual Reality with ESI IC.IDO JSC Zelenodolsk Explores Virtual Reality with ESI IC.IDO
By ESI Group
JSC used ESI IC.IDO (I-see-I-do) to bring their customers on board for proposed marine compartment layouts without costly mock-up construction.
Brunner Achieves Optimal Results in Visual Design Brunner Achieves Optimal Results in Visual Design
By Siemens PLM Software
Brunner Elektronik uses Solid Edge with Insight data management solution to improve product quality and fulfill our customers' requirements faster.
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What's Important in Workstations to End Users? What's Important in Workstations to End Users?
By Jon Peddie
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in both manufacturing and AEC.
Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete? Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?
By Tom Gill and Fred Keith PLM Enterprise Value & Integration CIMdata Inc.
Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss 17 key elements of CIMdata's PLM Investment Sustainability Model to meet changing requirements.
Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel
By Jon Peddie, Jon Peddie Research
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel processors.
Girsberger Develops Sophisticated Seating with Siemens Girsberger Develops Sophisticated Seating with Siemens
By Siemens PLM Software
Swiss furniture maker produces innovative seating and tables following Industry 4.0 concepts with Siemens NX, NX CAM and Teamcenter.