To POWER’BY or not to POWER’BY

Dassault Systèmes will be turning on the POWER’BY technology in the upcoming R2018x release of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform. How POWER’BY affects customers is yet to be seen. As far as we know, POWER’BY is not a role, license, etc., it is a feature that can be configured. Whether a customer enables or turns on POWER’BY immediately becomes a choice, and that choice is determined based on when a customer first deploys the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.

Improve Engineering Change Processes Using ENOVIA Enterprise Change Management

Due to the ever-increasing rate of change, it has become increasingly important for manufacturers to define, track, and implement change management technologies throughout the product development lifecycle. Successful product introductions are driven by technological innovations, customer and market expectations, and new material and manufacturing advancements.

Jonathan Scott to Present at COE 2017

We are getting ready for another big event for Razorleaf this year: COE 2017.  We have consistently participated in this event, with many of our team having the opportunity to share knowledge and expertise from our lessons learned implementing PLM technologies. This year Jonathan Scott has 3 presentations scheduled at COE. Mark your calendar: Your First […]

Why Can’t I Find a Fix Pack / HotFix for Enovia IEF Client in 3DEXPERIENCE Media?

For years, Dassault has referred to the Integration Exchange Framework Client or IEF as the ENOVIA Integration Exchange Framework Client. However, starting in 3DEXPERIENCE R2015x, including 2016x and 2017x, the naming changes between GA and the release of Fix Packs/HotFixes, resulting in a bit of frustration for those trying to extract media for patching a […]

3DEXPERIENCE Platform Server OS Conundrum 

Can you combine Windows Server and Linux Server OS’s in a single environment when implementing ENOVIA/3DEXPERIENCE? Many of our clients ask about combining Windows Server and Linux Server operating systems in a single environment.  In this blog we’ll clarify what decisions drive the choices and possible combinations of operating systems. In previous versions of ENOVIA, […]

SmarTeam User Group Meeting

Dassault Systèmes, and Razorleaf partner Adaptive Corporation, are hosting a SmarTeam User Group meeting in Mason, OH on June 2, 2015 at Dassault’s SIMULIA offices. Multiple SmarTeam customers are registered to attend, and representatives from Honeywell and Borg Warner are scheduled to speak. The agenda also includes presentations by Dassault on the company’s 3DEXPERIENCE Platform […]

DSLS Distributed License Stacking Behavior

Dassault’s primary license server, DSLS, has some pretty interesting features, but we just ran into one that could be applicable in a number of situations. DSLS is capable of stacking licenses from more than one license server at the request of a single client. DSLS’s license stacking feature is documented in the manual (around page […]

PLM Software Vendors Diversify

Human hearts, 3D printers, gold mines, and traffic management are not necessarily the things you would expect out of PLM software vendors, but these are all related to the evolving strategies of these companies. None of those topics may be related to your day-to-day work, but understanding how the major PLM software companies are diversifying […]

More PLM Licensing Options

It might not be breaking news, but PLM technology users have been awash in new licensing options lately. From monthly subscriptions to all-you-can-eat license plans, major vendors like Dassault, Autodesk, Aras, and more have been bringing new license options to the table – and end-users seem to be the real winners. Here’s a quick summary […]