The long-term promise of 3D Printing has always been using the technology to replace traditional manufacturing as a way to make production parts. Carbon is turning the 3D printing world upside down by introducing real production capabilities with their systems, and now that PADT has joined Carbon’s Production Partner Program, on-demand manufacturing using 3D Printing […]
“Are you using gamification to improve your customers’ and employees’ experience?” In this blog post, I look at something that was a big trend a few years ago that has unfortunately faded. Introducing a little competition can make a big difference for customer and employee success.
Published on: January 30, 2018 With: David Mastel, Joe Woodword, Manoj Mahendran, Matt Sutton, Michael Griesi, Tom Chadwick, Ted Harris, Eric Miller Description: In this episode your host and Co-Founder of PADT, Eric Miller is joined by PADT’s David Mastel, Joe Woodword, Manoj Mahendran, Matt Sutton, Michael Griesi, Tom Chadwick, and Ted Harris, for a discussion on what […]
Most companies invest a lot of money into software productivity tools and then expect the various tools to work together. The reality is that connecting different products is hard, and is a common cause why many implementations fail. In “Climbing the steepest technology slope: 5 suggestions for better productivity software integration” I make some suggestions […]
The concept of digital fingerprints a technology that is finding its way into everything from food safety to tracking online fraud. It is so powerful that all technology companies should know what it is and understand how it plays in their products and services. I take a look at what it is and how to […]
While looking at disconnecting my home from a cable provider, I came to the realization that millions of other consumers were doing the same thing. This would change Cable TV forever. And what about other technologies, like the ones our company is built on. In “Cutting the cord and the freight train of change headed […]
As it so often does, another blog article idea came from a tech support question that I received the other day. “How do you view edge directions in ANSYS SpaceClaim?” You can do it in Mechanical, on the Edge Graphics Options Toolbar: This will turn on arrows so that you can see the edge directions. […]
Part of the PADT core Philosophy is to “Provide flexible solutions of higher quality in less time for less money”. This part of the philosophy also applies to how we design and build PADT’s internal structure, tools we use, and processes we adopt. Among the growing pains of most engineering and simulation organizations is the […]
Join Carbon’s Production Engineer, Johnathon Wright and PADT’s Additive Manufacturing Solutions Account Manager Renee Palacios for a discussion on the various capabilities and applications of Carbon 3D’s exciting new technology. Attend this free webinar in order to learn about: What PADT’s capabilities are as a production partner How using Carbon is cheaper and faster than other methods […]
Literally, while I was sorting and running benchmarks and prepping the new benchmarks data originally titled. ANSYS Release 18.2 Ball Grid Array Benchmark information using two sixteen core INTEL® XEON® Gold 6130 CPU’s. I noticed that my news feeds had started to blow up with late breaking HPC news. The news as you may have […]
Published on: January 15, 2018 With: Ted Harris, Joe Woodward, Doug Oatis, Jim Peters, Ahmed Fayed, Eric Miller Description: In this episode your host and Co-Founder of PADT, Eric Miller is joined by PADT’s Jim Peters, Joe Woodword, Ahmed Fayed, Doag Oatis and Ted Harris, for a discussion on new and ongoing simulation-related resolutions, […]
On a recent trip to San Francisco, I spent some time working in a coffee shop. It’s different there. “Phoenix is not Silicon Valley — and we shouldn’t want it to be” is a look at what I observed and why I’m happy to be part of this community.
Computer simulation has been a critical part of designing products for some time now. But it is also a valuable tool in understanding and protecting your intellectual property. In “Computer simulation has been a critical part of designing products for some time now” I share what every company needs to know about this powerful tool.
It is that time of year again, prediction season. I share “My Arizona tech sector projections for 2018” to just see how right or wrong I will be in 12 months.
If you spend as much time flying for business as I do, you begin to notice that there are different types of business travelers. I explore the differences in “Flying for business gives you options to work, or not work at all” and throw some categories on business travelers. Which type are you?