|[April 03, 2014]
Dassault Systèmes Announces General Availability of SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual
VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France --(Business Wire)--
Systèmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the
3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital
Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today
announced that SOLIDWORKS
Mechanical Conceptual, the first SOLIDWORKS application on the
3DEXPERIENCE platform, is now available. Already installed in production
environments at numerous customer sites, this application delivers
significant collaborative benefits through its use of Dassault Systèmes' (News - Alert)
industry-leading cloud-based capabilities. It can be purchased through
networks of reseller partners.
at SOLIDWORKS World in January, SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual on
the 3DEXPERIENCE platform embraces the new realities of today's world of
design in the age of experience: it is more social and conceptual and
delivers on the promise of ease-of-collaboration amng key contributors.
"Now that the majority of the companies we partner with have embraced
cloud technologies, GoEngineer has seen a dramatic increase in requests
from our customer's Engineering, Design, and Manufacturing departments
for help in leveraging the cloud in their organizations. We are excited
to offer them SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual as a solution that
effectively combines the benefits of cloud, integrates the amazing power
of social technologies, and addresses the need for some design teams to
have preliminary layouts before finalizing their CAD work." said Brad
Hansen, CEO of GoEngineer.
Complementary to the existing and regularly updated version of
SOLIDWORKS software, SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual allows customers
to harness the collective intelligence of the entire design team,
customers and the supply chain to capture ideas, leverage existing
designs, collaborate and quickly collect feedback. Customers have the
ability to purchase what best supports their specific conceptual design
SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual - an instinctive
powerful 3D modeling environment with online data storage and social
collaboration on Dassault Systèmes' 3DEXPERIENCE platform.
Collaborative Sharing - additional access for non-CAD users
(executives, design team leaders, project managers and external
collaborators) who need to manage data on the cloud and collaborate
without constraints, but do not need to create CAD models.
Product Design Simulation from SIMULIA - easy-to-use
simulation-based guidance during all phases of product design,
including the critical conceptual design stage, to improve product
performance and reduce cost.
"SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual allows us to be competitive in a
global marketplace by collaborating with customers in real time from one
interface," said Mike Buchli, engineering manager, Karl W. Schmidt &
Associates. "We can work through ideas concurrently while getting
instant feedback from the customer and other team members through the
community pages. This workflow has allowed us to transform the way we do
business to get to the final design quicker and shorten lead times for
"This is a big moment for SOLIDWORKS as we make available a key
application for design that harnesses the power and cloud capabilities
of Dassault Systèmes' 3DEXPERIENCE Platform as well as continues
SOLIDWORKS' commitment to ease-of-use," said Bertrand Sicot, CEO,
SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes. "We have customers who have used this
product and have seen tremendous benefits already, and through our
burgeoning channel program, we are excited to extend these capabilities
to a much broader audience."
SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual is currently available through selected
resellers. More information is available at: http://www.solidworks.com/sw/products/3dexperience/solidworks-mechanical-conceptual-overview.htm
About Dassault Systèmes
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE
Company, provides business and people with virtual universes to imagine
sustainable innovations. Its world-leading solutions transform the way
products are designed, produced, and supported. Dassault Systèmes'
collaborative solutions foster social innovation, expanding
possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. The group
brings value to over 190,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries,
in more than 140 countries. For more information, visit www.3ds.com.
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