The Cloud-Security Tradeoff for Product Innovation and Engineering Software (guest post)

Is trading off security to enjoy the benefits of the cloud worth it? Is the cloud-security tradeoff necessary? Why are some manufacturers still uneasy about adopting cloud software for product innovation and engineering? There are clear benefits, but the transition started slowly. For a while, one of the most significant inhibitors to cloud adoption was

Cover CAD Data Management SMBCAD Data Management (survey results)

How can smaller companies and design teams manage CAD data without taking away from their time to innovate and respond to customers? Smaller companies and design teams compete based on innovation and agility but face many of the same challenges in managing 3D CAD files that their larger competitors do. CAD Data Management for Small

Cloud Value Infographic ThumbEscalating Cloud Value by Adoption & Maturity (infographic)

How do companies achieve cloud value from product innovation and engineering software? How does that value expand with greater adoption and maturity? This infographic shares the benefits that companies achieve from the cloud from implementation, operation, and business perspectives. It goes beyond these to share how even greater ROI is available from strategic benefits and

PLM for SMB – Finding PLM to Fit Midsized Manufacturers (eBook)

What’s the right size PLM to fit a midsized manufacturer? When looking for PLM for SMB (small to midsized businesses) it’s important to remember that midsized companies need capabilities, but have limited resources. Midsized manufacturers need to choose a PLM system that brings core product design and development capabilities within reach, but also offers room

Next-Level Simulation with Cloud Computing (webcast + guest post)

How can companies use the power of cloud computing to get more out of their simulation efforts? Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown shares his research on the value of simulation on the cloud in a lively web panel with Joby Aviation’s Alec Clark and Jonathan Oakley of Dassault Systemes. Read the guest post on the Dassault Systemes’

PTC Onshape Greater than CAD CloudPTC Gets more than “Cloud CAD” with Onshape

The engineering software industry is abuzz with the news that PTC bought cloud CAD company Onshape. Are people missing the strategic backdrop to the story? There is much more strategic value in this deal than just a new product offering. With Onshape, PTC gets a cloud product innovation platform and a credible foothold in the