Software

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Oscilloscopes test DisplayPort 1.3 compliance.

December 15, 2015

With U7232D DisplayPort 1.3 compliance and validation test software, Infiniium Oscilloscopes can perform physical-layer tests required for DisplayPort 1.3 source devices. Software guides users sequentially through tasks, executes tests, and conveys test information through software-generated report. Program features support for multiple standards, physical-layer AUX channel tests, test automation support, and measurement parameter configurability for debugging. Read More

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Cloud/Mobile Platform delivers MBE-enabled applications.

December 15, 2015

Delivering Model Based Enterprise (MBE)-enabled cloud applications for extended enterprise, MBEWeb brings such capabilities as full support for mobile platforms, including iOS and Android devices, through their standard Web browsers to Industrial Internet. Hosting/collaboration capabilities allow publishing of recipe-driven HTML + WebGL 3D content into distributed cloud application environment, and flexible, template-based cloud application framework supports use cases in diverse operations. Read More

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CAD/CAM Software runs in Windows version of Rhinoceros 5.0.

December 11, 2015

RhinoCAM 2016 includes 4 CAM modules known as RhinoCAM-MILL, RhinoCAM-TURN, RhinoCAM-NEST, and RhinoCAM-ART, each of which run integrated inside Windows version of Rhinoceros 5 CAD program and can be bought and licensed independently. Software offers optimized 2-, 3-, and 4-axis milling as well as turning toolpath methods, plus utilities to help in programming toolpaths for cabinet manufacturing. Optimized Knowledge Bases automate programming tasks. Read More

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EDA Software designs photonic components and systems.

December 11, 2015

With RSoft™ Photonic System Design Suite v2015.12, design and fabrication of silicon photonics, photonic integrated circuits, and optical transceivers is accelerated. Suite includes OptSim™ DSP library, which supports transceiver design and bit-error-rate estimation. ModeSYS™ tool includes model that combines multiple CW signals at same wavelength into single spatial field profile. Software also provides interface with Luceda Photonic's IPKISS design framework and updated IMEC component library. Read More

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CAM Software targets production machining application needs.

December 11, 2015

Used for programming CNC mills, lathes, wire EDMs, turn-mill centers, and Swiss-type lathes, PartMaker 2016 is optimized for productivity and usability. Features include 2 ½ axis milling machining strategies, support for import of multiple solid models into one project file, specialist broaching support, and accelerated 2D CAD drafting and tool path selection. Additionally, this Knowledge Based Machining system relieves user from reentering same features information for subsequent parts. Read More

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BIM Authoring Design Software comes in multiple languages.

December 10, 2015

In addition to English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, and Norwegian, Vectorworks 2016 comes in Spanish and Portuguese versions. Program offers streamlined project sharing, graphical scripting, and subdivision modeling. With Point Cloud Support, designers can use preferred 3D scanning device to capture physical location and import 3D point cloud object into Vectorworks to manipulate and measure. Energos offers dynamic, intelligent gauge of building’s energy performance during design process. Read More

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Cloud-Based Service streamlines construction document management.

December 8, 2015

To help conserve time as well as reduce risk and errors in construction projects, Autodesk BIM 360 Docs provides virtual workspace for creating, accessing, maintaining, marking up, and sharing 2D and 3D project documents, plans, and models. Entire project team builds from correct version of documents and plans. Capabilities include linked 3D and 2D experience, permission-based access control and approval, and automated organization of original and updated construction docs into sets. Read More

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3D Metrology Software suits tactile probing applications.

December 3, 2015

Available for FaroArm® and FARO Laser Tracker product lines, CAM2® Measure 10 - Probing is engineered for users whose 3D data requirements are focused on tactile measurements, without need for point cloud data analysis. Software supports CAD and non-CAD inspection as well as Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing. Program features image-guided measurement, automatic nominal association to various features, QuickTools, and intuitive user interface. Read More

Vision Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Software

X-ray Imaging Software provides grid-less image contrast.

December 3, 2015

Capable of producing high-contrast images for all anatomies, SkyFlow is suited for situations where clinicians choose not to use grid. Imaging software reduces effect of scattered radiation by using algorithm that requires no operator input and automatically adjusts contrast enhancement based on amount of scatter. Grid-less workflow minimizes exam retakes caused by grid misalignment and resulting unnecessary x-ray exposure. Read More

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File Viewing/Importing Tool allows Onshape access from VisualCAD.

December 2, 2015

By allowing access to on-line Onshape account from inside VisualCAD, VisualIMPORT for Onshape lets users view and import part files. Imported files can then be used with such VisualCAD plug-ins as VisualCAM to create cutter paths for CNC machining (Subtractive Manufacturing) and Visual3DPRINT to make the models amenable for 3D printing (Additive Manufacturing). As fully cloud-based 3D CAD system, Onshape enables collaboration between whole design team via any Web browser, phone, or tablet. Read More

Automatic ID, Software

Document and Medical SDKs offer optimized OCR capabilities.

November 24, 2015

With optimized LEADTOOLS Advantage OCR Engine, LEADTOOLS v19's AutoZone algorithm is able to recognize vertical and horizontal text in same document, as well as different character sets such as Latin and Asian. Document Viewer control can use ASP.NET MVC and can load from SharePoint, OneDrive, and Google Docs. Updates to Medical Viewer control include structured display, image projection, pinch zoom, and Patient Restrict option. Software supports latest DICOM 2015C Information Object Definitions. Read More

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3D Modeling Software enables anytime/anywhere BIM collaboration.

November 23, 2015

SketchUp 2016 delivers features – modeling tools, streamlined reporting, and tight integration with 3D Warehouse – that drive efficiency and simplify workflow for architects, engineers, design, and construction professionals. Integrated directly into SketchUp Pro, Trimble Connect cloud-based collaboration platform lets teams to access, analyze, manage, and share project data from cloud from anywhere and at any time across entire design, build, and operate (DBO) lifecycle. Read More

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3D Print Quoting Plugin facilitates product development.

November 23, 2015

Streamlining processes, SmartQuote fully integrates with Autodesk Fusion 360 for synthesizing design, prototyping, and production stages of product development. This online collaboration and CAD/CAM software, through SmartQuote plugin, facilitates quoting and ordering of 3D printed parts. Within Fusion 360, users can automatically convert their files, upload them through SmartQuote, and receive quotes within minutes. Users can also produce multi-material assemblies and complex projects. Read More

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CFD Software offers automated model calibration.

November 17, 2015

Developed to quickly identify potential thermal issues in design process, FloTHERM® helps avoid late stage re-design and thermal failures in field. Program delivers automated method to calibrate simulation models to match transient thermal measurements recorded with Mentor Graphics® T3Ster® hardware. FloTHERM can help maximize simulation data accuracy and provide additional insight into product reliability – a necessity for automotive, aerospace, and electronics products industries. Read More

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CAD Software facilitates 3D plant design and automation.

November 17, 2015

Providing complete range of tools for efficient plant design, AutoCAD®-based CADWorx® 2016 offers capabilities for greater control of material assignment at specification level as well as management of all specification content across all versions. Software also facilitates use of highly specialized components with combination of different end-types, and allows users to determine which settings and pipe rules should be non-editable and which can be edited. Read More

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Integrated Data Preparation Plug-In enhances 3D printing.

November 10, 2015

Running within Rhinoceros v5.0, Rhino3DPRINT 2016 offers automatic tools for preparing 3D data. Functionality includes support generation for areas with overhangs, determination of best geometry orientation for printing, as well as generation of nozzle deposition patterns and associated G-code to drive FDM printers. Solution also supports cycling through holes in mesh and manual fixes, intersection and splitting 2 sets of meshes, and graphical selection/manipulation of mesh portions. Read More

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Pipe Stress Analysis Software supports recent code standards.

November 9, 2015

CAESAR II® 2016 evaluates structural responses and stresses of piping systems to international codes and standards. By leveraging FEATools™ from Paulin Research Group, program can add finite element analysis capabilities to CAESAR II jobs, including more accurate stress intensification factors and flexibility factors in analysis. Software also provides optimized distance measurement, faster piping data input, and redesigned Static Analysis Load Case Editor. Read More

Software, Material Handling & Storage

Cloud-Based Business Software cuts inventory and lead-time.

November 5, 2015

With Materials Requirements Planning functionality 100% native on Salesforce® App Cloud, GLOVIA® OM v10 enables analysis of current inventory situation and future needs, as well as management of optimal inventory levels and scheduling for sales and purchasing orders. Support for high-level predictions helps prevent excess inventory and shortages. Pages optimized for mobile devices enable service engineer to report repair results or check inventory of maintenance parts while in field. Read More

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Automation Development Software offers all-in-one functionality.

November 5, 2015

Helping users leverage multiple fieldbus compatibility, modular design, and processing speed of PFC200, e!COCKPIT software development environment supports every automation task – hardware configuration, programming, networking, simulation, and visualization – in one package. This seamless and synchronized platform includes such features as built-in HTML 5 visualization tool and software libraries, embedded  CODESYS v3, and programming based on standard IEC 61131 languages. Read More

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TDM/TLM Software supports Industry 4.0 development.

November 4, 2015

Advancing Tool Data Management (TDM) towards Tool Lifecycle Management (TLM), TDM v4.8 offers multi-tool support in TDM Base Module, data import from MachiningCloud, wireless connection for barcode scanners in TDM Tool Crib module, and at-a-glance CAM data for operator. Functionality accelerates and facilitates generation of solid models for tool assemblies, and menu tab in tool assembly management shows CAM programmer required tool parameters. Solid models are compatible with CAM system. Read More