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Luxion Appoints TriStar as KeyShot® Reseller

Luxion Appoints TriStar as KeyShot® Reseller

Irvine, California, and Phoenix, Arizona, September 22, 2011 - Luxion, the leading developer of advanced rendering and lighting technology, today announced TriStar, Inc as its newest software reseller for KeyShot. Under this agreement, TriStar now becomes the largest PTC reseller in North America to offer Luxion 's KeyShot rendering software. TriStar provides full sales and technical support for KeyShot throughout North America. KeyShot is an interactive 3D rendering and global illumination program developed by Luxion for both PC and Mac that breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images from 3D models. Combined with its ease of use KeyShot gives anybody involved with 3D data the ability to create photographic images in a matter of minutes, independent of the size of the digital model. KeyShot directly accepts models from Creo™ Parametric on both PC and Mac, as well as through a plugin. KeyShot also support many other native file formats including ALIAS, Autocad, CATIA, Autodesk Inventor, Rhinoceros, SketchUp, Solid Edge, and SolidWorks. "The Luxion partnership with TriStar is a natural fit as we take industry leading tools to our customers" says Patrick F. Maderia, President of TriStar. "The KeyShot product has been well received by TriStar' s customers, and we are very pleased with Continue reading

TriStar completes Acquisition With BRT Solutions.

TriStar completes Acquisition With BRT Solutions.

Phoenix, AZ - TriStar Incorporated completed its acquisition today with BRT Solutions, Canada 's leading Product Lifecycle Management Company. "Combining resources with BRT makes a lot of sense for the Canadian customers. With our combined unified team we have expanded product and service offerings that will be good for the market,” says TriStar President Patrick Maderia, “I welcome the opportunity to expand TriStar’s footprint with this acquisition and am excited about the increased offerings towards the Canadian market." Named recently as one of Canada’s top growing companies by Profit Magazine, BRT Solutions enhances TriStar’s standing as the best source for PLM and Product Development applications. In addition to the PTC Product line, BRT sold TriStar its Invention Machine Business. Invention Machine offers their industry leading solution “Goldfire” to the manufacturing companies. Companies using Goldfire drive sustainable innovation to boost top-line revenue and minimize costs by conceiving of more and better product concepts (often generating concepts they would never otherwise conceived of), creating more competitively differentiated products, solving technical problems faster and more readily identifying and meeting new market opportunities. TriStar also obtains Canada’s preferable basis of Enterprise Resource Planning, adding to its long list of total solution services. This exceptional growth confirms its expertise in the fields of PLM and product development. About TriStar TriStar began serving the CAD/CAM markets in 1988 by providing high-performance workstations and servers for the engineering environment. TriStar became a PTC Platinum Authorized Reseller in 2001, offering the full line of PTC software and certified training. Today, TriStar is PTC' s leading provider in the United States and Canada and offers a complete range of engineering products and services including software; training; PLM, CAD, and CAM implementation and consulting services; and professional staffing Continue reading

TriStar’s Staffing Division Reaches Milestone

TriStar’s Staffing Division Reaches Milestone

Phoenix, AZ, June 15, 2010 – TriStar Inc., the leading North American reseller of PTC software products and services, announced today that its professional staffing division, TriStar Engineering Services, has placed its 1000th contract engineer. TriStar has offered technical and engineering staffing services for five years, but it revamped the division in 2009 with Continue reading

PTC To Release Mathcad 15.0

PTC To Release Mathcad 15.0

Latest PTC Solution Includes Design of Experiment Functions, Expanded Reference Libraries And Integration With Third-Party Tools NEEDHAM, MA. - June 7, 2010 - PTC (Nasdaq: PMTC), the Product Development Company®, today announced Mathcad® 15.0, the latest release of PTC® engineering calculation software. Mathcad 15.0 delivers enhanced capabilities to help customers solve their most pressing Continue reading