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.
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The deal was extremely successful for both companies and it has been fundamental to Dassault Systèmes’ success. Today Dassault Group owns more than 40 percent of Dassault Systèmes. Over time, CATIA was noticed and accepted in sectors other than plane manufacturing, mainly within the automotive sector, where BMW , Mercedes , and Honda became customers. Dassault Systèmes took a step-by-step approach to progressively address other industries such as consumer goods, industrial machinery, and