GraphicSpeak talks with KCM developer and CEO Paul Stallings. Stated most simply, CAD tools are built on a geometry kernel, a software component that defines how the geometry that makes a model is created. The birth of a new geometry modeler is no small event, certainly not for the companies that take on such an investment, and not for the potential customers, many of … [Read more...] about Kubotek readies KCM next-generation 3D geometry kernel
New geometry kernels come from Russia to challenge traditional modelers and enable upstarts. By Kathleen Maher As COFES Russia kicked off in St. Petersburg last week, Russian CAD provider Ascon showcased its home-grown C3D geometry kernel, which was introduced as licensable technology in May 2012. Ascon develops and sells Kompas 3D, a 3D CAD product used widely in … [Read more...] about Does the CAD world need another geometry kernel?