Cloud-based manufacturing services provider Xometry acquires MakeTime and adds software integration for 3D modeling programs. Xometry, founded in 2013 by Randy Altschuler offers manufacturing services via the cloud. The company has seen fast growth with significant investment from the Foundry Group and a lineup of investors that includes GE and BMW. The company offers instant … [Read more...] about Xometry enjoys a growth spurt
Fusion is coming into its own as a platform, with features for IoT, PDM, collaboration, and data management. Autodesk presented its revamped cloud-based PLM/PDM (product data management/product lifecycle management) strategy at its Accelerate 2016 conference held in Boston. First, there’s the name change. Autodesk has changed its cloud-based PLM product line to Fusion … [Read more...] about Autodesk integrates and expands its Fusion platform at Accelerate 2016
It has been a rough few years for AMD as a player in workstations. But JPR senior analyst Alex Herrera sees light at the end of the tunnel. By Alex Herrera AMD has traveled a bumpy road in the workstation market, to some degree a result of the daunting logistics in its acquisition of graphics vendor ATI, but in large part due to its own ambivalence. But with its new Fusion … [Read more...] about Will Fusion propel AMD back into the workstation processor market?
Over 18 million graphics boards sold in the quarter failed to prevent decline. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics Add-In Board (AIB) shipments and market share for the fourth quarter of 2010. Overall shipments of graphics AIBs in 2010 were 72.8 million units, lower than the … [Read more...] about Graphics add-in board market revenue drops in 2010