- June 14, 2019
June 14, 2019 - Siemens Digital Industries Software announced the availability of the latest version of Solid Edge software, which features enhancements that will enable small and medium-sized manufacturing companies to accelerate product development and manufacturing processes. Through features such as augmented reality, expanded validation tools, model-based definition and 2D Nesting, Solid Edge 2020 provides next generation technologies to enhance collaboration and fully digitalize the design-to-manufacturing process.
Solid Edge 2020 delivers augmented reality capabilities and validation tools have been integrated for conducting motion and vibration simulation, which can help customers reduce prototypes. The addition of Model Based Definition enables customers to completely define parts, assemblies and manufacturing instruction digitally from their 3D model. 2D Nesting capabilities have also been added to optimize cutting patterns, reduce waste and costs, and accelerate manufacturing processes. Solid Edge 2020 also delivers hundreds of core CAD enhancements such as new sheet metal capabilities, 3-10x faster large assembly performance, new data migration tools, and others across the portfolio. These enhancements help facilitate a software application that is easy-to-use, deploy and maintain while also helping advance all aspects of the product development process.
Siemens Digital Industries Software is a provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With headquarters in Plano, Texas, and over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens Digital Industries Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood.