PTC and Rockwell Automation release details of strategic partnership

PTC has joined forces with the industrial systems company Rockwell Automation in a bid to drive industrial innovation and accelerate growth. The companies have agreed a strategic partnership that will leverage both companies’ resources, technologies, industry expertise, and market presence, and will include technical collaboration across the organisations as well as joint global go-to-market initiatives. In particular, PTC and Rockwell Automation …

Solidworks World 2018, Los Angeles | Day One: Editor’s blog “Renaissance Fair”

It was Solidworks World 2014 when the then CEO of Solidworks Bertrand Sicot made his entrance atop a rather intimidating mechanical spider. Not to be outdone in the entrance stakes, Sicot’s successor and current CEO Gian Paolo Bassi made his way to the stage this morning riding one of those pedal-powered tables normally piloted by beer-fuelled stag parties in Amsterdam. …

BMW Selects PTC PLM Solution and ThingWorx Navigate

PTC has announced the BMW Group has selected the PTC Windchill solution as its PLM backbone for production and sourcing bill-of-material (BOM). Windchill will be the enabler for globally configuring and releasing cars to production. The award-winning PLM solution will support BMW Group in improving efficiency and achieving a leaner global production planning process. In addition, BMW Group has selected the …