Manufacturing
First Looks: Hot new graphics cards shine on dual AMD Opteron   1 Oct, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

This special First Look roundup spans the range of workstation graphics card performance, from entry level to top end.More>>

Solid Edge steps up to surfacing   1 Sep, 2003

Article By : Don LaCourse

The latest release of EDS PLM Solutions? midrange flagship product, Solid Edge v14, has been shipping for a while, and now it?s time to separate the hip from the hype.More>>

AutoCAD Mechanical 2004   1 Sep, 2003

Article By : Jeffrey Rowe

By now, everybody who designs mechanical products for a living has switched to 3D because 2D is dead, right? Hardly.More>>

Unigraphics NX -- Hard to beat   1 Aug, 2003

Article By : Mark Huxley

Unigraphics NX 2, which is slated for release in the third quarter of 2003, represents both the continued development of Unigraphics and the next step in the integration of EDS' Unigraphics and I-deas CAD/CAE/CAM suites.More>>

Unigraphics NX 2?Hard to beat   1 Aug, 2003

Article By : Mark Huxley

Unigraphics NX 2, which is slated for release in the third quarter of 2003, represents both the continued development of Unigraphics and the next step in the integration of EDS' Unigraphics and I-deas CAD/CAE/CAM suites.More>>

Unigraphics NX 2—Hard to beat   1 Aug, 2003

Article By : Mark Huxley

Unigraphics NX 2, which is slated for release in the third quarter of 2003, represents both the continued development of Unigraphics and the next step in the integration of EDS' Unigraphics and I-deas CAD/CAE/CAM suites.More>>

First Looks: COSMOSWorks 2003 Professional   1 Jul, 2003

Article By : Jeffrey Rowe

Most FEA products do have a hefty learning curve, and certain types of analyses will always be best left to specialists. On the other hand, a new breed of FEA and optimization product is emerging, and COSMOSWorks 2003 is among the best.More>>

CAD viewmasters share 3d models   1 Jun, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

The ability of viewers to interface via the Internet enables design groups to meet, mark up, and evaluate drawings simultaneously, from anywhere in the world, without incurring the cost of a CAD license for each user.More>>

AutoVue SolidModel Professional v17 for Windows   1 Jun, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

Cimmetry Systems? AutoVue SolidModel Professional v17 for Windows is one of three applications to receive a five-star rating in this roundup.More>>

First Looks: Hewlett-Packard?s xw4100   1 Jun, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

In mid-April, Hewlett-Packard introduced the xw4100 line of workstations, which are unique in many ways.More>>