3DEXPERIENCE World 2021 opened acknowledging 2020 was a year like no other. Many companies were forced to rethink the very way they work. This included adapting so that engineers could continue to innovate without obstacles. The theme of this year’s 3DEXPERIENCE World, “The Freedom to Create,” embraced that idea as Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS seeks to
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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
Why has Siemens entered the EDA space? How do Siemens PLM and Mentor Graphics complement each other? Do customers see a benefit? Has it been a success? This post analyzes how Mentor Graphics fits into the Siemens PLM’s portfolio and the strategy for the combined company. This segment is a continuation of our perspective on the Siemens
What is Siemens PLM doing to take advantage of digitalization trends toward the Cloud, Internet of Things, Industrial Internet of Things, and analytics? How does their strategy take advantage of synergies with the broader Siemens organization? This post analyzes Siemens PLM’s vision. This latest segment covers a lot of ground as a part of our perspective on
What is the Siemens Digital Twin strategy and how does it compare to others? This post shares our perspective on Siemens PLM’s vision to help manufacturers develop and derive value from virtual twins. The post expands on our more general post sharing our high level perspectives on Siemens PLM Strategy which includes links to other, more detailed analysis