GUI Program News. Mar2009, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p6-8. 3p.
COMPUTER software development, SOFTWARE engineering, RAPID prototyping, COMPUTER software industry, PRODUCT management, NEW product development, and COMPUTER-aided design software
The article reports on the introduction of the 2D and 3D design and engineering software products for manufacturers for 2010 by Autodesk Inc. of San Rafael, California. The software releases are designed to help manufacturers develop better products, that range from mobile phones to bulldozers, in a short period of time. The product lineup which constitutes the firm's solution for Digital Prototyping includes AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD Electrical, Autodesk Showcase, and Autodesk 3ds Max Design. Furthermore, the releases are indicated to provide greater range of design, visualization, and simulation capabilities.
LAN Product News. Sep2016, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p3-4. 2p.
COMPUTER software industry and SOFTWARE architecture
The article reports on the launch of LabVIEW Communications System Design Suite 2.0, a computer software designed for prototyping wireless communications systems, from platform-based systems manufacturer NI.
MERGERS & acquisitions, COMPUTER software industry, and CAD/CAM systems
The article reports on the acquisition by Autodesk Inc. of Algor Inc., a provider of analysis and simulation software, for about $34 million. The computer aided engineering software of Algor is used for product design and development in the automotive, aerospace and utilities industries. The transaction will strengthen the Autodesk solution for Digital Prototyping with new advanced simulation functionality. Autodesk executive Robert Kross said the company strives to offer manufacturers the most comprehensive Digital Prototyping solution on the market. Algor's software and services allow complex simulations on products ranging from mobile phones to oil pipelines.
NEW product development, COMPUTER software industry, COMPUTER software, and PRODUCT lines
This article announces the launching by Autodesk, a software company based in San Rafael, California, of its 2010 line of two-dimensional and three-dimensional design and engineering software. The company has about 50 new product offering new features and functionality for digital prototyping, building information modeling and infrastructure modeling. It explains that Autodesk has improved sustainable design and engineering functionality across its product lines.
COMPUTER software development, COMPUTER software industry, RAPID prototyping, WINDOWS (Graphical user interfaces), and MICROPROCESSORS
Microsoft Corp. has introduced the release to manufacturing of Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003. Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003 is optimized to enable customers to take advantage of the performance enhancements in the Intel Itanium 2 processor. Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003 is a high-performance desktop platform that enables the Windows-based applications for Itanium 2. "We are committed to continually enhancing 64-bit computing on the desktop for our customers," said Brian Valentine, senior vice president of the Windows Division at Microsoft Corp. "With Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003, customers can run complex technical applications and a wide range of Windows-based business productivity tools on a single platform."