Ever ambitious Dassault promises to transform health care. Dassault Systemes may have started as a CAD/PLM company, but it is morphing into something else entirely. For lack of any better term, we might as well grant Dassault their preferred label: they are a 3D Experience platform company. The company has announced plans to buy Medidata, a company that provides the … [Read more...] about Dassault announces plan to acquire Medidata for a heart stopping $5.8 billion deal
Entering into public beta this year, xDesign is being considered as a bridge from Solidworks to 3DExperience. Solidworks CEO Gian Paolo Bassi used the term Industrial Renaissance to build on the universal themes of Industrie/Industry 4.0, or the next Industrial Revolution, etc. and he cited the McKinsey paper “Manufacturing’s Next Act” to describe the revolution happening in … [Read more...] about Solidworks xDesign gets closer to release; will customers accept it?
The Living Heart becomes more accessible through the 3DExperience platform. Launched in January 2014, the Living Heart Project is an effort to model all aspects of the human heart. This project brings together scientists, researchers, companies building medical devices, doctors, and developers studying all aspects of the heart to collaborate on this project. In November … [Read more...] about Dassault Systèmes’ Living Heart Project moves to the cloud
Boeing signs a new long-term deal worth $1 billion to expand its use of Dassault software. Dassault Systèmes (Paris:DSY) reported a positive second quarter, with all results at or exceeding predictions. Software revenue was up 7% while new license revenues were up 8%. Total revenue for the quarter was €806.4 million, up 6% in constant currencies from a year ago. During the … [Read more...] about SolidWorks drives strong second quarter for Dassault Systemès
Who better than a company whose name spelled backwards is CATIA to expand a market where Dassault is a minor player? Dassault Systemès has acquired AITAC BV, a Netherlands-based software developer who specializes in marine and offshore engineering. Specifically, AITAC (which is “CATIA” backwards) offers Smart Drawings, software to automate the process of generating 2D … [Read more...] about Dassault Systèmes acquires AITAC