Tag: Dassault Systèmes

SolidWorks releases eDrawings for Android

SolidWorks releases eDrawings for Android

After initially resisting calls to move beyond iPad, the new Android app is optimized for tablets. The SolidWorks division of Dassault Systèmes has released an Android version of its popular eDrawings mobile viewer. Optimized for tablets running Android 4.0 and higher, the specs pretty much match the free iPad version. The $1.99 app is now [...]

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 [...]

Solid Edge kicks off user conference with ST6

Solid Edge kicks off user conference with ST6

Solid Edge University 2012 showcases the new Solid Edge ST6 with productivity enhancements, sheet metal tools, surfacing improvements, and collaboration.

Latest Dassault Systèmes dashboard targets aerospace and defense

Latest Dassault Systèmes dashboard targets aerospace and defense

“Co-Design to Target” tracks a variety of criteria and provides functional mock-up visualization. Eliminating “point solutions” is part of the spec. Dassault Systèmes has launched another in its series of “3D Experience” industry-specific dashboards;   “Co-Design to Target” offers aerospace and defense (A&D) new tools for tracking the complex interactions and conflicting demands that often plague [...]

Graebert adds ArcGIS Online Maps plug-in to DraftSight

Graebert adds ArcGIS Online Maps plug-in to DraftSight

Because ArcGIS Online is a cloud-based service, DraftSight can automatically update maps whenever a CAD file is opened. DraftSight users may now add maps from ESRI’s ArcGIS to their drawings, thanks to a new plug-in released today by Graebert, the developer of DraftSight for Dassault Systèmes. ESRI is the largest provider of GIS software and services. [...]

Dassault acquires Apriso for manufacturing operations management

Dassault acquires Apriso for manufacturing operations management

The California software company behind FlexNet gains a much larger sales force; Dassault gains new tools for Delmia and new customers. Dassault Systèmes today announced the acquisition of Apriso, a provider of manufacturing software sold under the name FlexNet, for $205 million. Dassault will use the acquisition to strengthen its existing Delmia portfolio of software for [...]

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 [...]