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.
Productivity Study: ANSYS Mechanical
Simulation run times are up to 4.8 times faster using a current workstation equipped with a powerful GPU compared to an older system.
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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.
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.
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.
Configure the Right Workstation for SOLIDWORKS 2020
Experts weigh in on the best hardware and SOLIDWORKS settings.
3D Printing Fix for Medical Supply Shortages
Engineers are called on for help in addressing medical supply shortages.
Engineering a Pandemic Response
Technology providers, businesses, and engineers are pooling resources to fight COVID-19.
Getting Comfortable with AI-Assisted Design
Generative design technology is gaining acceptance as software vendors leverage GPU acceleration.
Should Engineers Embrace Data Science?
Increased adoption of machine learning and AI in design and simulation will require a higher level of understanding by engineers.
Glossary Quick Look
5 Ways to Reduce Production Costs
Partnership Targets Design Solutions to Prevent Violence Against Women
FREE WEBINAR: How the Cloud is Revolutionizing Product Development
Nexa3D Acquires NXT Factory
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3DOptimizer works with most FFF/FDM 3D printers, including customized and self-built...
Editor’s Pick: Refine product design faster with upfront simulation
The new release builds on the advancements made by the original Ansys...
Editor’s Pick: Initial 2D sketching without constraints
Siemens Digital Industries Software AI-Enhanced NX Sketch uses artificial intelligence to eliminate...
Editor’s Pick: Xometry Launches 2D Technical Drawing Marketplace
In midst of COVID-19 disruptions, custom manufacturing company provides U.S. shops...