Category Archives: Software

Gain Write Access to a Released Item Revision in Teamcenter

In this video, we look at some methods we can use to gain write access to a item revision that has been released in Teamcenter. Before watching Generally when a status has been appended to an item revision, some rules will also be appended. These rules are likely to limit the actions we can perform

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Master NX with these quick tips and tricks

Brush up on your NX skills in this quick tutorial of several NX tips and tricks. Ideally, a user following along to this video would have a basic understanding of NX, but even first-time users can benefit from watching. Before watching Remember that many things in NX are customizable. Don’t be afraid to look at

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How to set up Random Analysis in Simcenter

With Simcenter 12, there is now the ability to create a “Random” subcase thus removing the need to manually input the PSD and other required cards into the input file. This ultimately saves you time and improves workflow. Tips and tricks before watching – Have sufficient knowledge in NX – Have an understanding in SOL

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Fibersim: An Introduction to Zones

Fibersim is a powerful tool that enables users to produce seamless designs and manufacturing data for their composite parts. This software addresses four main factors when it comes to composite designs: reducing risk, increasing part quality, reducing design and manufacturing time, and increasing innovation. Tips and tricks before watching To run Fibersim, you must have

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How to Create an Item and Attach a Dataset in Teamcenter

Teamcenter allows you to take advantage of best-in-class Product Lifecycle Management capabilities by incorporating more voices into your product lifecycle process. It allows you to make better collaborative decisions, streamline product related processes and manage product complexity all within one software ecosystem. Teamcenter will help you reduce product costs and cycle times to enable market

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Importing Concept Sketch Images into NX 11

Have you ever had a design idea that you’ve sketched out on a piece of paper when inspiration hit you and you wanted to make it a reality? Or perhaps you are reverse engineering a tool that’s more than 40 years old when restoring your 1970 hot rod. Maybe you want to create and apply

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Getting Started with Simcenter

This is the first installment of this tutorial. Make sure to follow up with Getting Started with Simcenter | Part 2 after watching. Simcenter lets you access seamless changes between CAD and analysis data without having to leave the NX CAD environment. Its simulations solutions include structural analysis, Multiphysics and simulation-driven design. Simcenter’s user-friendly interface

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FEMAP 11.3.1 Release Information

  FEMAP 11.3.1 has been released. It is available for download from Siemens, or contact Saratech Support if you need help. We have been using 11.3.1 for a few weeks at Saratech and we highly recommend that you upgrade to this release. There are some new features highlighted below, plus some important corrections. If you

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Saratech and AMD Multiuser GPU Technology

Saratech has been testing out the new AMD Multiuser GPU (MxGPU) technology with the Siemens NX™, Femap, and Teamcenter® products.  We always find it interesting to test out the latest hardware technology with the Siemens suite of PLM products. Today, a common PLM environment has high powered workstations for each user. That gives the user the

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PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: SDC VERIFIER

We at Saratech are extremely proud of the relationships we cultivate. Whether it’s with our customers, employees or partners, each one is special and unique in it’s own way. This week we’re taking a moment to highlight one of our many valued relationships: our partnership with SDC Verifier! SDC Verifier is a CAE software and engineering

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