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.
Latest in APDRC
Virtual Reality: Workstation Configuration
As more engineering firms adopt virtual reality tools, new workstations must address performance, hardware capabilities.
Deep Learning Meets 3D Modeling
Machine learning and AI introduce predictive behavior in design software.
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.
Data Avalanche: Growing Need for New Storage Strategies
Larger, more complex models and simulations mean data storage and management are more important than ever.
Visualizing Digital Twins
The true cost of deploying and maintaining a digital twin is in collecting and analyzing the data. The data gives...
Autodesk Inventor slowing down? Don’t blame the software—it’s probably a sign that you need a new workstation.
Collaboration Revolution in AR/VR
Immersive technologies challenge established PLM practices.
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.
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.
Glossary Quick Look
Coordinate Metrology Society Launches Level-Specific Certification Programs
CorelCAD 2020 Accelerates the 2D Drawing and 3D Modeling Experience
ASCON Group Releases KOMPAS-3D V18
Bassetti and Senvol Sign New Agreement to Support AM Customers
Editor’s Pick: Cloud-based 3D CAD viewer for real-time collaboration
ZWSOFT CADbro 2020 offers online, shared viewing in real-time with the ability of...
Editor’s Pick: Improve Multiphysics Simulation for Design Space Exploration
Siemens Simcenter 3D Version 2020.1 is a unified work environment for collaborative multiphysics...
Editor’s Pick: Using Simulation Data to Create Testing and Training Environments
With the new CM Labs Vortex Studio 2019c, Vortex Studio users can...
Editor’s Pick: Automate Analysis of Complicated Discrete Loads
Altair EDEM 2020 discrete element analysis software is made for bulk and granular...