Crossmatch Releases Enhanced DigitalPersona Altus Advanced Authentication Functionality

June 25, 2015

A truly flexible, easy to use and deploy authentication solution incorporating biometric "proof of presence" PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Crossmatch(TM), a leading provider of multi-factor identity management and authentication solutions, today announced enhanced functionality of its DigitalPersona(® )Altus strong, multi-factor authentication solution.  The enhancements build on the native... Read More


Cadence and Applied Materials Collaborate on Joint Development Program to Optimize Planarization Process through Advanced CMP Modeling

June 25, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. and SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) and Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) today announced the companies are collaborating on a development program to optimize the chemical-mechanical planarization (CMP) process through silicon characterization and modeling for advanced-node designs at 14 nanometer (nm) and below. The program allows... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

ASC International Will Demo Dual Mode AOI / SPI Inspection at SMTA Upper Midwest

June 23, 2015

MEDINA, MINNESOTA - ASC International, a leading manufacturer of 3-D solder paste inspection and automated optical inspection (AOI) systems, today announced that will exhibit at the SMTA Upper Midwest Expo Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the Marriott Minneapolis Southwest. Company representatives will demonstrate the new LineMaster DM platform. The new LineMaster DM... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software

Weather MicroServer SNMPv3 Protocol Adds Security Features

June 22, 2015

Columbia Weather Systems' Weather MicroServer now supports SNMP v3 which adds privacy and authentication to the Simple Network Management Protocol. Users can monitor and manage devices on IP network applications that are affected by weather conditions such as the telecommunications industry. Developed for a U.S. Air Force technology application, this MicroServer upgrade will benefit any SNMP... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Analyzer enables line-rate Wireshark analysis.

June 22, 2015

Facilitating Ethernet packet capture/inspection, Hammerhead™ for SierraNet™ Protocol Analysis systems integrates dedicated, line-rate protocol analyzer with Wireshark™ network packet capture application. Solution melds SierraNet recording abilities and Wireshark's UI to supply complete, upper level traffic captures. When nanosecond trigger granularity is required, Net Protocol Suite™... Read More


MNEISSI Implements Trimble's TL-Pro Software to Increase Engineering Efficiency for Overhead Power Lines in the Philippines

June 16, 2015

SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that its TL-Pro Design and Optimization software has been implemented by MN Electro Industrial Supply Services Inc. (MNEISSI), an electrical contractor for the construction of distribution and transmission lines as well as power sub-stations throughout the Philippines. The software enables utility planners to visualize multiple design... Read More


Cost Estimating Software offers 3D CAD feature recognition.

June 12, 2015

With AFR function, Costimator® with 3DFX recognizes 3D CAD features and their parameters from solid models. Costimator 3DFX 3D CAD viewer supports over 30 file formats from developers such as AutoCAD, STEP, IGES, NX, and SolidWorks. Estimators can instantly collect accurate measurements, cut dynamic sections, and play animation. CAD features and parameters that are selected and sent to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

PTC and Stratasys Collaborate to Define and Deliver Design for Additive Manufacturing

June 11, 2015

Market Leaders Enable Seamless Design-to-3D Print Workflow NEEDHAM, MASS., MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., REHOVOT, ISRAEL - PTC (Nasdaq: PTC) and Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS) today announced the companies are working together to deliver a seamless experience between PTC Creo® design software and Stratasys 3D Printing Solutions. The joint vision is to make additive manufacturing more accessible to... Read More

Services, Software Manages Millions of Global Transactions with IBM Commerce

June 9, 2015

Analytic Visibility into its Global Operations to Drive A Risk Averse Supply Chain BEIJING ARMONK, N.Y. – IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced its collaboration with China National Building Materials Group Corporation's (CNBM),, China's leading B2B online commerce exchange that serves thousands of suppliers and buyers around the world, to deliver a seamless experience... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Software

Intel Custom Foundry Certifies ANSYS Electromigration and Dynamic Voltage Drop Tools for 14nm Design Platform

June 9, 2015

Certification of ANSYS RedHawk and ANSYS Totem Enables Intel Custom Foundry Customers to Deliver Silicon with Confidence PITTSBURGH – ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSS) and Intel are collaborating to enable the delivery of large, robust and high-performance systems on a chip (SoC) for Intel Custom Foundry customers. Delivered as part of the collaboration are electromigration (EM) and power (IR)... Read More


Architosh Names Vectorworks Designer 2015 and Vectorworks Nomad 3.0 as "BEST of SHOW" Winners at the AIA Convention 2015

June 9, 2015

Nemetschek Vectorworks receives honors in desktop and mobile categories Columbia, MD – Architosh, the leading online magazine dedicated to CAD and 3D professionals and students worldwide, announced the recipients of its fourth annual "BEST of SHOW" awards from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia, and global design software developer Nemetschek... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Honeywell and TPDDL Deploy First-of-its-Kind Smart Grid Project to Improve Energy Reliability

June 2, 2015

• Project Connects More Than 160 Commercial and Industrial Facilities to Trim Energy Use and Costs, and Help further Improve Supply Efficiency • Broad Adoption of Technology Could Cut Peak Electricity Consumption in India by Almost 7 Percent MINNEAPOLIS - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL) today announced that they have successfully implemented the first ever... Read More


CAD/EDA Software offers thermal management capabilities.

May 28, 2015

Featuring CAD-centric technology and mesher which simulates complex geometries, FloTHERM® XT provides thermal management capabilities for electronic systems and PCBs. Product supports transient analysis, Joule heating, parametric studies, extended EDA integration capabilities, and modeling options, including ability to represent copper in detail for complex PCBs. For thermal specialists and... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Process Model Development Tools deliver usability, flexibility.

May 27, 2015

Offering usability-optimized configuration environment, step-by-step prompts, warning diagnostics, and flexible work flows, Pavilion8 MPC (Model Predictive Control) v5.0 helps simplify building, maintaining, and adjusting complex process models. Control system-independent solution, which integrates with PlantPAx process automation system, features Windows-based® configuration and support,... Read More


Paradigm to Present Innovative High-Definition Workflows at AAPG 2015

May 22, 2015

Demonstrations will run on the new Paradigm 15 Release, designed to help customers increase productivity while mitigating environmental and economic risk. HOUSTON – Paradigm® ( will present a multi-disciplinary program tailored to the challenges facing today's energy industry, at the 2015 American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Annual Convention and Exhibition... Read More


3D Systems Expands National Education Reach with Thermo Fisher Scientific

May 22, 2015

Thermo Fisher Scientific to sell 3DS' consumer portfolio of products to K-12 Educators ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today it has entered into a reseller agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO), a leader in science research, technology and healthcare solutions for laboratories, and science and technology education. Under the new agreement, Thermo Fisher... Read More


MIE Solutions Releases Advanced File Conversion Capability

May 19, 2015

PDF, Excel, CSV or standard text files can now be imported into MIE Trak Pro …  no data entry required! Garden Grove, CA - - MIE Solutions ( a leading manufacturing ERP software authority, today announced the release of, MIE File Reader, an advanced file conversion capability for MIE Trak Pro. MIE Trak Pro software now has the... Read More


Scan-to-CAD Software offers 3D mesh comparison.

May 18, 2015

Fully integrated in VXelements 4.0, VXmodel 3D scan data post-treatment software module provides simplest path from scans to CAD or additive manufacturing workflows. Program includes tools to automatically generate NURBS that characterize freeform surfaces in patch network. Scan is automatically converted to IGES or STEP file with auto-surface function. Using 3D mesh comparison function,... Read More


GRAPHISOFT Showcases ARCHICAD 19 at AIA 2015

May 15, 2015

BOSTON, – GRAPHISOFT® will showcase the latest version of its industry-leading BIM software solution for architects and designers, ArchiCAD 19 at this year's AIA National Convention in Atlanta, GA at booth #3075, May 14-16. For the first time in public, the GRAPHISOFT team will demonstrate the performance enhancements and speed found in ARCHICAD 19. The software features predictive... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intersil's Latest PowerNavigator® GUI Speeds Digital Power System Design, Validation and Monitoring

May 13, 2015

Version 5.2 adds new PowerMap, Rail Inspector and RailScope features to simplify design of densely populated power systems MILPITAS, Calif. -- Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions today unveiled PowerNavigator(TM) version 5.2, a free, downloadable graphical user interface (GUI) that helps system designers quickly... Read More