Tag: Dassault Systèmes

SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual ships

SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual ships

Using social and cloud technologies for initial design studies, SWMC represents the next generation of SolidWorks. After a splashy introduction in January at SolidWorks World, the first product representing the next generation of SolidWorks is now available. SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual (SWMC) takes a collaborative approach to conceptual design, with built-in use of social and cloud [...]

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 [...]

The business case for SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual

The business case for SolidWorks Mechanical Conceptual

Intriguing but pricey. Steve Wolfe takes a close look at the most highly anticipated new MCAD product in years.  By L. Stephen Wolfe, P.E. [Editor's Note: Larger versions of the images in this article are available on the GraphicSpeak Facebook page.] As reported on January 28, the SolidWorks division of Dassault Systèmes announced the first [...]

By February 3, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
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 Systemes hits doldrums in third quarter

Dassault Systemes hits doldrums in third quarter

Currency differences and a slowdown in PLM purchases lead to essentially flat revenue. By Randall S. Newton Physical winds may have carried Dassault Systèmes customer Oracle Team USA to victory in the third quarter, but market and currency winds left the CAD vendor sitting almost still. The rise of the Euro against the US Dollar [...]

SolidWorks keeps on truckin’

SolidWorks keeps on truckin’

The 2014 version of the top selling 3D mechanical CAD will improve the user experience. The founders’ legacy of a deep bench keeps SolidWorks focused. Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks introduced its 2014 edition to industry press and analysts last week with a straightforward introduction, short on hyperbole and long on details. As the most profitable unit [...]

By September 9, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Stealth mode CAD developer Belmont Technology selects Parasolid

Stealth mode CAD developer Belmont Technology selects Parasolid

Choosing the durable 3D geometry kernel was a no-brainer for the Belmont team.   Siemens PLM says Belmont Technology, a CAD industry startup keeping a close wrap on its intentions, has licensed its Parasolid 3D geometry kernel and its D-Cubed geometric constraint solving components. Siemens says Belmont will use the components as the foundation for [...]

By September 6, 2013 3 Comments Read More →
Dassault Systèmes buys fatigue simulation technology

Dassault Systèmes buys fatigue simulation technology

Acquisition of Safe Technology Ltd. will add to Simulia simulation portfolio. Dassault Systèmes today acquired Safe Technology Ltd., a Sheffield, UK, provider of fatigue simulation technology for predicting product durability. Safe has more than 500 customers, including General Motors, Caterpillar Inc., Cummins Inc., Emerson Climate Technologies, Honda Jets, Harley Davidson Motor Company and Hyundai Motors. [...]

By September 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
AMD looks ahead to gains in the workstation market

AMD looks ahead to gains in the workstation market

The workstation market represents the high end of desktop computing. AMD has a small share of this market and is looking for opportunities to get more of it.  AMD is putting up a renewed effort in the workstation market and the company is claiming gains. The company is increasing its work with ISVs and it’s [...]