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  • dassault.automotiveIT

    Dassault bundles applications to address car design complexity


    Dassault Systems has grouped several of its applications in a package designed to manage the complexity of building increasingly electrified vehicles. The simulation software, CAD/CAM and product lifecycle management specialist said its "Smart, Safe & Connected Car" solution will accelerate the development of embedded systems while helping automakers meet all ...

  • catia v6.dassault.automotiveIT

    Webasto upgrades to Catia V6


    Dassault Systemes also announced the latest release of its  Catia software (Photo: Dassault Systemes) Webasto is upgrading its PLM systems to Catia V6 from V5, software consultancy Cenit said. The upgrade will allow the Germany-based automotive roof specialist to manage all licenses held by its global units centrally Bernd ...

  • plm.automotiveIT

    PLM suppliers in Germany see strong growth continuing


    The PLM industry is benefiting from strong demand through the IT sector (Photo: wikipedia) PLM software suppliers in Germany see strong growth continuing despite expectations of an economic slowdown this year. At a meeting in February of the sendler\circle, an association of PLM service providers in Germany, company representatives said ...

  • prostep.automotiveIT

    automotiveDAY: Progress cited on open PLM standards


    Continental’s Hoeflich, BMW’s Probst and ProSTEP’s Vetterman (l-to-r) welcomed progress made on PLM openness (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER -- Automakers and suppliers reported major progress in creating common IT standards to be used in product lifecycle management (PLM). "We now have a common understanding with regard to the issue of ...

  • dassault delmia.automotiveIT

    PSA expands use of Dassault's Delmia to powertrain


    PSA/Peugeot-Citroen is extending Dassault Systemes' Delmia software to its powertrain manufacturing operations. The move means that the French carmaker now uses the same Delmia tools and methodologies for assembly simulation, painting, factory layout, stamping and powertrain. Dassault, one of a handful of global suppliers of simulation and product lifecycle management ...

  • mclaren tech center.automotiveIT

    In F1 PLM, Dassault rules but Siemens is gaining ground


    Ultra-fast F1 race cars need technical updates to be applied at record speeds as well (Photo: McLaren) The PLM power relationships in motorsports’ top tier have been set in stone for many years. Dassault Systèmes, with its Catia design program, is the undisputed heavyweight. But rival Siemens PLM is fighting ...

  • dassault v6.automotiveIT

    Dassault says Renault, JLR opt for Version 6 platform


    Dassault’s Version 6 opens car development to consumers (Photo: Dassault Systemes) Dassault Systemes said carmakers Renault and Jaguar Land Rover have decided in favor ofthe French PLM software group's Version 6 platform. Dassault said the carmakers evaluated other systems but decided to adopt its platform to address increasing vehicle complexity, ...

  • windchill.automotiveIT

    An overview of automakers' PLM systems


    Automakers want more open PLM systems (source:PTC) Automakers are changing their PLM systems. They are increasingly relying on Dassault's Catia and Siemens' NX for car development. But they are also implementing software from other providers. At the same time, users of PLM software are calling for more open systems. ProSTEP ...

  • daimler siemens.automotiveIT

    Daimler: 10-year agreement with Siemens PLM


    Daimler has agreed with Siemens on a 10-year agreement for the use of the technology group's NX CAD software. The German premium car group decided last year to replace its Dassault CATIA software with Siemens' NX CAD system. The move came as a surprise to France-based Dassault. Daimler wants to ...

  • bmw-150x150.automotiveIT

    Dassault confirms BMW choice of V6 PLM development software


    Dassault Systemes confirmed that BMW has chosen its V6 PLM solution to develop future electrical, electronics and embedded software architecture. The French maker of 3D and product lifecycle management (PLM) software said BMW chose its solution because of its flexibility and its built-in specialized functionality for systems engineering. As reported ...

  • bmw-150x150.automotiveIT

    Rumor: BMW to choose Dassault PLM software


    BMW is rumored to have made a decision favoring Dassault Systemes software for its car development operations. Industry sources say the Munich-based premium car maker has decided to use Dassault V6 product lifecycle management (PLM) software. It would also use this software as the basis for its embedded-systems architecture. There ...

  • Rapide_-_Aston_Martin.automotiveIT

    Aston Martin chooses Siemens for global development


    The Aston Martin Rapide Aston Martin is standardizing its global sports car development using Siemens software, the German engineering group said Tuesday. The British sports car maker will use NX and Teamcenter software to manage its design and development processes. The software is made by the Siemens Industry Automation Division, ...

  • daimler siemens.automotiveIT

    Daimler prefers Siemens CAD software to Dassault's


    Daimler said it will, from the summer of 2012, integrate work from morethan 20 development centers and their most important suppliers on a single product development platform provided by Siemens. The move came as a surprise to Dassault Systemes, the French maker of CATIA PLM software, whichrenewed its CATIA contract ...