Use CFDWhy Should You Use CFD? (guest post)

Is structural analysis enough or should design engineers use CFD too? This guest post on the Siemens Solid Edge Blog explores this question. With product complexity increasing, it is harder than ever for engineers to make the right decision decisions. Complexity comes from the ever increasing amount of components, configurations, and electronics. Consequently, greater complexity has

Designing Smart ProductsDesigning Smart Products Smartly: Increase the Maturity of Your Development Processes (eBook)

How can companies mature their processes for designing smart products? Tech-Clarity’s eBook, Designing Smart Products Smartly: Increase the Maturity of Your Development Processes, explores this question. The combination of mechanics, electronics and software into today’s smart products have made them more responsive, adaptable, interconnected and portable than ever before.  Incidentally, with customers expecting this type

Product Design ToolsBuyer’s Guide for Engineers: How to Select Essential Tools for Product Design (buyer’s guide)

What software tools do engineers need to support product design? Which capabilities will help engineers develop products that are higher quality, more personalized, more innovative, and lower in ownership cost? These are challenging tasks to achieve that are further complicated due to increasing product complexity, engineering changes, and multiple engineering disciplines. However, with the correct

Modern Collaborative DesignEmpower Engineers with Cutting-Edge Design Tools (ebook)

Do your design tools hold product development back? With the pressures of global competition, and the never-ending struggle of bringing innovative, cost-effective products to market efficiently, a smooth product design process is paramount.  Unfortunately, the vast majority of companies, 99%, report they experience design bottlenecks that hold them back, which consequently hurts their success and

Designing and Molding Better Plastic Parts (survey results)

What’s the cost of poor-quality plastic parts? How can you avoid that cost? Findings from Tech-Clarity’s eBook, How-to Guide for Designing and Molding Better Plastic Parts  reveal that 96% of surveyed manufacturers report finding manufacturing defects during mold trials. Highlighting why that’s so painful, manufacturers report that correcting these defects during the mold trial adds

Simulation for Design Engineers: 6 Issues to Avoid (checklist)

Simulation for design engineers can be a powerful tool to provide directional insight and guide design decisions. But, are your design engineers using the right tool? When design engineers use the right simulation tool, they can save your company time and lower the cost of innovation. However, the wrong tool can make it significantly harder