The Advanced Product Development Resource Center (APDRC) is a repository of information to help design engineering teams capitalize on digital disruption through the use of advanced computing, design, simulation and visualization technologies.
Advanced Product Development Resource Center Special Digital Issue
Our coverage of immersive design, design complexity, mobility, digital disruption, collaboration, and increased productivity is divided among five stages of the product development cycle.
Latest in APDRC
Napkin Drawings with a Digital Touch
Sophisticated sketching programs let you capture simple concepts, create masterpieces.
The Connected Workstation: More Than the Sum of its Parts
SaaS-style simulation apps and on-demand HPC change the role of the classic workstation.
Meeting the Challenge of Product Complexity for Global Manufacturers
Using this five step blueprint to create your Digital Thread will help you manage the design, manufacture and sustainment of complex products. Learn more.
Made in Metal but Lighter
As Metal AM Attracts Attention, the Need for Simulation Grows.
Tackling Large Assemblies
GPU memory is key to handling complex models.
Optimize Your Computing Culture
Affordable, powerful engineering computing hardware and software is the first step toward an optimized workflow.
The Beginning of AI Rendering in CAD
NVIDIA RTX GPUs bring accelerated ray-traced rendering to CAD users.
The New Age of Engineering Animation
High-quality animations help engineers efficiently collaborate with colleagues.
No Compromise Mobile Engineering
Designers and engineers have new mobile workstation options for photorealistic rendering, artificial intelligence and virtual reality.
Going Live with Real-Time Simulation
GPU-powered simulation advances democratization of simulation.
Redefining What’s Possible with High-Fidelity GPUs
What are you missing with good enough graphics processing vs. top-of-the-line graphics? It depends on how much you simulate and...
Glossary Quick Look
New Industrial Design Software Has Roots in Engineering Simulation
Editor’s Pick: A Fresh Take on Industrial Design Software
Kisters 3DViewStation Offers Advanced Visualization for PLM Systems
Screenhouse, in Chicago’s Millennium Park, Enhanced by Fast Radius
Editor’s Pick: Additive Manufacturing Thermoplastic Masters Long Production Runs
3D Systems Figure 4 PRO-BLK 10 3D printing material is ideal for a wide...
Editor’s Pick: A Simple and Useful Tool for Product Visualization
CAD Schroer i4 AR-Viewer for smartphones extends company's expertise to product visualization...
Editor’s Pick: Engineering Tools Feature Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and More
MathWorks Release 2019b update adds six new deep learning models and a...
Editor’s Pick: Groundbreaking Solutions for the Most Demanding Simulation Tasks
BETA CAE Systems releases version 20.0.