The Dassault Systèmes vision is to enable everyone—from product designers, engineers, and suppliers to end users and their respective communities—to create, share, and experience the three-dimensional virtual world, thereby maximizing the value of their intellectual property and digital assets. In this article, TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reports on the 3D design tools he recently saw demoed, how they enable collaboration, and their application to manufacturing and other sectors.
million business. The 3D Experience strategy is visionary, but it may not pay financial dividends in the short term. However, it does expand the positioning of the company from being design workgroup–centric to intra- and inter-enterprise innovation–based. Recently, Dassault Systèmes espoused an industry-oriented product development and sales strategy. Certainly, based on industry-specific business process applications, ready-to-use PLM business processes software should enable more rapid