Autodesk Announces PLM-Specific Event

Autodesk Accelerate 2014 Event LogoAutodesk has announced its first-ever Autodesk PLM 360 User Conference, Accelerate 2014, to be held September 16-17 in Boston. This free event looks to be a great place not only to network with others in the Autodesk PLM 360 community and meet the Autodesk PLM 360 product and support teams, but also to hear from industry leaders and analysts about trends in product innovation and manufacturing.

Autodesk PLM 360 LogoBreakout sessions over the two-day conference are scheduled to include presentations by four customers who have utilized Razorleaf services for configuration, training, or integration for their PLM 360 platform. Autodesk PLM 360 is the company’s flagship PLM tool based on cloud computing. To learn more about PLM 360 and the services Razorleaf can provide, explore our PLM 360 page.

As an incentive, Autodesk is also providing attendees with a discount on their Autodesk University registration. For more information or to explore how your company might benefit from our PLM experts, contact us or look for our team at Accelerate 2014! And don’t forget to check out the conversation on Twitter using #AcceleratePLM14 as the event hashtag.


PTC Introduces Creo

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Reduce-Reuse-Recycle… Data?

Recycle Icon GlossyI’ve sold and demo’ed it all. SolidWorks, Pro/ENGINEER, SDRC, Autodesk, you name it. And one of the biggest selling points that we had for parametrics was the argument for data reuse. “Why would you spend all day doing File, Save As when you can build once and use as many times as you want?” Besides, its popular to recycle these days – even if you’re just recycling data.  Continue Reading