It can be tough to keep up with all the great things that reporters and bloggers write about us, so check out these news highlights for Dassault Systèmes North America for March!
February 29, 2016 – Graphic Speak: Introducing SolidWorks as a platform
SOLIDWORKS users represent the largest platform of 3D modelers in the world. They’re an important demographic in the digital world. SOLIDWORKS CEO Gian Paulo Bassi opened this year’s conference in Dallas telling the thousands of gathered attendees that SOLIDWORKS is an innovation platform, not a program.
March 1, 2016 – Desktop Engineering: When Reality Becomes Virtual
For many companies, virtual reality is one of the next big things to embrace. For design engineers, it provides a means to greatly improve the effectiveness of large-scale designs, while reducing risk and total cost of ownership. Find out how companies are using Dassault Systèmes’ VR technologies to improve their design process.
March 8, 2016 – OEM Off-Highway: Commonality Reduces Complexity
Today’s vehicles and equipment are more complex than ever due to the increased amount of electronics and software they now include. Advancements in sensor technology, along with reduced design and integration costs, have played a large part in this. The expanded capabilities these technologies provide are allowing vehicles to become smarter than ever and are leading the way toward driverless (or autonomous) vehicles.
March 14, 2016 – Engineering: Vestas Chooses Dassault Systèmes to Drive Its Business into the Future
By 2025, some estimates state that wind energy could make up 10 percent of the entire planet’s energy consumption. With a market so ripe for astonishing growth, it’s no wonder why Vestas Wind Systems, the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturer, is looking to expand its production capacity. In doing so, Vestas looked to Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform as the solution to their problem. Using the DELMIA Apriso manufacturing operations management application for the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, Vestas’ management team used the software to plan their manufacturing operation so that production costs could be trimmed and supply chain issues could be brought in line.
March 25, 2016 – Desktop Engineering: Building a Case for Dassault’s Virtual Twin
Dassault Systèmes’ participation in a collaborative smart office building project in Dornbirn, Austria, is cool not just because it showcases what’s possible from a sustainability standpoint for smart, connected buildings. It also provides some clarity into how the company views the evolving role of the virtual twin.