Tag: CATIA

Dassault Systèmes introduces 3D Experience Platform to COE

Dassault Systèmes introduces 3D Experience Platform to COE

Only 400 customers have moved to the latest version of Catia and the complex ecosystem that supports it. By L. Stephen Wolfe, P.E. The Catia Operator’s Exchange (COE) is a not-for-profit US organization that helps customers of Dassault Systèmes share information about the CAD software giant’s flagship Catia software. Most of the members are employees [...]

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 5% for quarter and year

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 5% for quarter and year

With 16 acquisitions in two years, the French PLM company seeks to double the addressable market for an expanding array of services. By Randall S. Newton Dassault Systèmes (DASTY: OTCMKTS) closed the books on 2013 today, reporting revenue that was up 5% in both the fourth quarter (ending Dec. 31, 2013) and the full fiscal [...]

Finally, the big debut for SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual

Finally, the big debut for SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual

Dassault Systèmes says SWMC opens the door to all its applications for SolidWorks users. [Editor's Note: Since this article was published, contributing analyst L. Stephen Wolfe, P.E. has written a review of SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual: http://gfxspeak.com/2014/02/03/business-solidworks-mechanical-conceptual/] By Randall S. Newton The cat is officially out of the bag. On April 2, 2014 Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks [...]

3D Experience Platform could solve problems

3D Experience Platform could solve problems

Dassault Systèmes unveils its next-generation product development system, clearly a strategy for the long haul. By L. Stephen Wolfe, P.E. At Dassault Systèmes’s annual 3D Experience Customer Conference November 12-13, 2013 in Las Vegas, the mechanical engineering software giant shed glimmers of light on its soon-to-be delivered 3D Experience Platform. This appears to be an [...]

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Dassault Systèmes acquires German engineering company SFE

Dassault Systèmes acquires German engineering company SFE

Dassault adds on to its automotive design capabilities for Catia and Simulia.  Dassault Systèmes announced the acquisition of SFE GmbH, a German engineering company with tools for automotive design. Founded in 1984 by Hans Zimmer, SFE’s major products are used for conceptualization and design evaluation. Dassault says the acquisition will enhance its Catia and Simulia [...]

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 4% in second quarter

Dassault Systèmes revenue up 4% in second quarter

Catia and Enovia were flat globally but strong in China and Korea. The company increased its shareholders dividend by 14%. Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: DSY.PA) reported year-over-year revenue growth of 4% for the second quarter of 2013. The company said that “despite the weak macro environment,” all regions maintained revenue growth. Asia was the strongest [...]

Dassault Systèmes acquires Simpoe for injection molding simulation

Dassault Systèmes acquires Simpoe for injection molding simulation

The existing Simpoe line will still be sold, and the underlying technology will enhance Catia, Simulia, and SolidWorks. Dassault Systèmes has acquired Simpoe, a specialist in plastic injection molding simulation. Dassault will add the Simpoe technology to its Simulia line of simulation and analysis tools, and also use the technology in its SolidWorks and Catia [...]

Dassault reports modest first quarter

Dassault reports modest first quarter

Simulation software was the only area to report double-digit growth. Dassault Systèmes reported a modest first quarter, reflecting continuing macroeconomic malaise in the manufacturing segment. Total revenue was €485.3 million, ($630.9 million) up 4.9% from a year ago. Net income was €73.7 million, ($95.8 million) up 2% from 1Q12. Overall new license revenue fell 5%; [...]

Dassault Systèmes extends experience portfolio to high tech electronic enclosures

Dassault Systèmes extends experience portfolio to high tech electronic enclosures

HT Body combines elements from various Dassault technologies. Selling solutions instead of products allows DS to pitch higher in the organization. Dassault Systèmes has introduced another in its new series of “industry solutions” which combine elements from various parts of its deep technology portfolio. HT Body is designed to help electronics manufacturers accelerate the design [...]

Dassault Systèmes tops €2 billion revenue in 2012

Dassault Systèmes tops €2 billion revenue in 2012

It was a good quarter and year by all measurements. SolidWorks seat sales set a quarterly record.  Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) today reported annual revenue topped €2 billion in revenue—and also $3 billion—for the first time in 2012. Other highlights from today’s release of fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 results include: Annual [...]