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.
White Paper: Engineering From Home
The right mobile engineering workstation can help keep designers productive no matter where they are working.
Latest in APDRC
SOLIDWORKS 2021—Cloud-Centric, GPU-Friendly
New version brings the desktop software closer to parent company’s 3DEXPERIENCE offerings
Built for Speed
Custom bike builder sees gains in simulation and rendering with the new NVIDIA RTX A6000 GPU.
How to Leverage High-Strength 3D Printing
Can't figure out how to integrate high-strength 3D printing into your manufacturing workflow? Try a new perspective. Learn more.
Can Generative Design Go Mainstream?
Software vendors have made big investments, but there are barriers to practical adoption.
Configuring the right workstation when engineering leaves the building.
Accelerated Rendering: Seeing is Believing
Iray-based rendering unlocks new possibilities for designers in Siemens NX.
Mixing Personal and Professional Computing with a Secondary Screen
Revisiting the use of multiple displays in the era of COVID-19
Additive Manufacturing Evolves Past Prototyping
New simulation and material advancements are making 3D printing viable for end use part production.
Acceleration of Real-Time Rendering in Design
Faster GPUs and real-time raytracing are making it easier for engineers to enable visualization throughout the design process.
Large CAD Model Challenges
Software enhancements, hardware upgrades help engineers boost productivity while managing larger models.
Data Science Finds New Role in the Fight Against COVID-19
GPU-accelerated data visualization and analysis could lead to a better understanding of the virus.
Glossary Quick Look
Editor’s Pick: A comprehensive toolset for electronics design and testing
Migrating Engineering Workloads to the Azure Cloud –
MathWorks Updates Simulink Real-Time
Radica Software Partners with Onshape on Electrical CAD
Editor’s Pick: Limiting the complexity of metal binder jetting printing
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Simufact Additive Module for Metal Binder Jetting uses company's...
Editor’s Pick: Improved CAD interoperability
The new releases of the K-Compare and K-Display lines are now available...
Editor’s Pick: Micron-resolution production 3D printing
Boston Micro Fabrication microArch S240 3D printer increases build volume, speed and...
Editor’s Pick: New line of wide-format printers from technology leader
The series is designed to support the creative process for engineering and...