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Augmented Reality in Manufacturing

Augmented Reality in Manufacturing

Large and small manufacturers are exploring Augmented Reality in Manufacturing in 2017. The BIG question: is this technology making an industrial difference yet? Manufactures are building toward a full-scaled deployment, but DAQRI smart glasses are a step ahead, having introduced their product in December of 2016. They 're one of a handful of new pieces of hardware capable of driving greater adoption of Augmented Reality in Manufacturing in 2017.  You may have already read about them in this article: Companies Are Experimenting With AR Glasses In The Supply ChainIt is understood that some companies are uncertain about Augmented Reality in Manufacturing and where to invest; many know they want this tech, but are hesitant on proceeding in the seemingly irregular ecosystem. Therefore, providers are struggling to find customers, and technology readiness is somewhat unclear. HOWEVER, once a plan is put in place, you can turn more attention toward the fun gear and amazing AR solutions. Let' s explore the AR learning curve..."Just like the National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation can shed light on general best practices, the Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance, or AREA, focuses on helping manufacturers who want to delve deeper into AR."  Industry Week Take a helpful Continue reading

ANSYS 18.0 Launch

ANSYS 18.0 Launch

Yesterday's ANSYS 18.0 Launch ushers in the era of pervasive engineering simulation, in which simulation is used throughout the entire product lifecycle by all types of engineers. ANSYS 18 Release Focuses on Digital Twin, IoT and Engineering Apps...While simulation was once the primary domain of experts and used mainly for verification, it is now Continue reading

You’ll Never Leave Home Again, With AR Shopping Apps Like These

You’ll Never Leave Home Again, With AR Shopping Apps Like These

AR Shopping Apps save some serious legwork... Per WSJ, Gap, Amazon, Lowe’s and WayfairView demonstrate the benefits of augmented reality.Amazon.com Inc.’s Product Preview lets you visualize different size and brand TVs in your home. Home-improvement retailer Lowe’s Co. has made Lowe’s Vision, which can take measurements and virtually place new appliances in your kitchen. WayfairView will let you see how a new chair, table, Continue reading

PTC Windchill Workflow Automation Versus OOTB

PTC Windchill Workflow Automation Versus OOTB

TriStar Senior Solution Architect, Christopher Olson, knows that PTC Windchill Workflow Automation versus OOTB is a hot topic. He is glad to share his insight on this matter... Many companies that Tristar engages with that have utilized PTC Windchill for CAD and Document Management are looking to take it to the NEXT LEVEL to Continue reading