Being a SOLIDWORKS reseller, we often are asked about the differences between SOLIDWORKS and AutoCAD as a 3D CAD tool. While we of course stand by SOLIDWORKS and all of Dassault Systèmes solutions in our product line, we will attempt to draw an honest comparison between the two tools and leave … [Read more...] about SOLIDWORKS Vs. AutoCAD: Which 3D CAD Tool is Right for You?
According to the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, women comprise about 47 percent of the overall workforce. When it comes to science and engineering, however, only 14 percent of engineers are female. While a gradual increase of women in engineering has occurred in recent decades, there are … [Read more...] about 8 Influential Things You Didn’t Know Were Invented By Women
In today’s market, there is a high demand for skilled workers (especially in technical fields). This makes 3D CAD training more important than ever – because companies can’t afford to lose employees due to lack of training. This is where continuing your education through SOLIDWORKS training and … [Read more...] about Why You Should Invest in SOLIDWORKS Training and Certification
Whether you’re looking to try SOLIDWORKS for your first time or you’ve used it in the past and want to try it again, SOLIDWORKS has options that allow you to take a test drive. Does SOLIDWORKS Have a Free Trial? Yes! With the SOLIDWORKS free trial, you can access the latest versions of … [Read more...] about 5 Frequently Asked Questions on the SOLIDWORKS Free Trial
Thinking of making the switch to SOLIDWORKS? Or maybe you’re new to 3D CAD and wanting to try out the widely regarded industry-standard software for yourself. Whatever the reason, here are answers to a few of the most common questions we get surrounding getting started with SOLIDWORKS. Can I … [Read more...] about Buying SOLIDWORKS? 6 Questions Everyone Asks
Along with the other disciplines that fall under the banner of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), women have been vastly underrepresented in the field of engineering – with a dismal 13 percent of engineers being female. Despite the discrepancies in numbers, there are plenty of … [Read more...] about Meet Nikki Stakic: A Woman Breaking Engineering Barriers
Agricultural equipment. Cutting tools. Recreational vehicle parts. These are just a few of the varying products that DI Labs, a small digital manufacturing shop in Spicer, Minnesota, is involved in. Here, the 3D printers run 24 hours a day – constantly cranking out part prototypes and … [Read more...] about HP Expands Capabilities of Midwest Digital Manufacturing Shop
Congratulations! You’ve purchased SOLIDWORKS and are on your way to creating amazing 3D CAD designs. If this is your first time with the software, however, you may be unsure on how to get started. Before you can get to designing, you must activate your SOLIDWORKS license. Why Product Activation … [Read more...] about Activate Your SOLIDWORKS Product in 5 Easy Steps