Getty Images
DE · Glossary · CAD Glossary Term

CAD

 
 
Computer-aided design (CAD) is used by engineers, architects, artists and others to create precise drawings or technical illustrations. CAD software can be used to create two- or three-dimensional models.
 
 

Latest in Computer–aided Design CAD

Rethinking Design Data Management
Onshape is the only CAD system with built-in version control at its core.

Design
Graebert Technology Enables Dassault Systemès DraftSight to Advance Interoperability
Graebert sees itself as the arms merchant for the war to liberate CAD from the desktop. It sells a three-part...

Design
Elysium Announces Solid Edge Support for Migration Tool CADfeature
Elysium reports that key enhancements for translation from Solid Edge include: parts (B-rep only, thread features, attributes); assemblies (product structure,...

Design
Engineering’s Link to Blockchain
The technology associated with cryptocurrency offers new approaches to data security and transaction record integrity.

Design
AutoCAD 2019 Review
Autodesk's latest version of its flagship AutoCAD makes multiple products available for a single price - bundled toolsets, web app...

Design
Kubotek3D Releases Updated CAD/CAM Products
Kubotek software updated with file translators, license authentication flexibility, detailing productivity enhancements, and a new viewer.

Design
Editor’s Pick: Multi-CAD Interoperability Solutions Updated
Offers enhanced geometry simplification in fully automated process.

Interoperability Software Updated
Offers enhanced geometry simplification in fully automated process.

Engineering Computing
3Dconnexion Introduces SpaceMouse Compact, a 3D Mouse
3D mouse from 3Dconnexion provides intuitive 3D-navigation and reviewing of 3D designs.

Engineering Computing
High-Performance Computing and the Art of Innovation
The challenge for today’s engineering companies is to ensure that creative ideas are efficiently converted into real-world products and...


Latest News

Partner Content
CAD Embedded CFD: Overhyped, but a Good Value for Some
One particularly beneficial aspect of CAD-embedded or CAD-linked CFD is its potential for enabling...

Partner Content
How Ascensia Diabetes Care Instituted new PLM, ERP and CRM Solutions in 18 Months
New enterprise resource planning (ERP) and product lifecycle management (PLM) systems needed to be...

Hackrod is Using Lightworks’ SLIPSTREAM to Design its Concept Speedster
Hackrod is using virtual reality prior to manufacturing the car using 3D printing processes.

Markforged Launches H13 Tool Steel for High-strength, High-temp Tooling Applications
The expansion into H13 will enable customers to print parts in high-strength, high-temperature applications...

All posts