Rockwell Automation’s annual Automation Fair in Chicago, Illinois brings together leaders in manufacturing and factory operations to showcase the latest trends and innovations in automation. Increasingly, the show plays host to major partner companies in the software and information technology industry, such as Cisco, Microsoft, and PTC, in service of increasing the visibility of Industry 4.0 workflows and educating stakeholders … Read More
This week, PTC, the global IoT software and services company, announced the acquisition of Onshape, a leading provider of computer-aided design (CAD) software-as-a-service solutions for $470 million. PTC’s acquisition of Onshape adds significant value to the company’s offerings, especially its flagship software products for product lifecycle management (PLM) and CAD. The deal represents the largest disclosed acquisition in dollars by … Read More
As part of its RealityCheck series of syndicated research, Greenlight Insights offers a first-of-its-kind analysis of established providers of augmented reality task guidance solutions for connected workers, examining core proficiencies across different use cases, in order to aid IT buyers and strategists to determine the ideal product for their particular organizational needs.
Following a slew of major product updates and announcements at its annual developer conference, MAX, Adobe continues a years-long trend of subtly but aggressively expanding its offerings into the realm of 3D. Beginning with small but meaningful updates to legacy apps (like the addition of the Skybox 360 video plugin to Premiere Pro) to new products altogether (such as the … Read More
This report provides a comprehensive look at current and future potential of CAD software for computer-aided design with VR / AR support. The report offers a thorough survey of immersive CAD suites, examining major platform providers and the potential impact of computer-aided design on the virtual and augmented reality market.