PLANO, Texas, September 24, 2009 - Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced the availability of Parasolid® Version 22.0 (V22) software, the latest release of its PLM industry-leading 3D geometric modeling component software.
Parasolid V22 delivers a wide variety of powerful modeling enhancements building on the robust and extensive functionality relied upon by many of the world’s leading PLM software companies. These new capabilities have been specifically designed to boost the productivity of application software developers working on some of the most advanced PLM end-user products on the market. Several enhancements have been added in a variety of areas.
“The PLM market move towards highly intuitive modeling paradigms represents an amazing challenge to application developers – that of making immensely complex operations appear quick and easy to perform,” said Joan Hirsch, vice president of Product Design Solutions, Siemens PLM Software. “Parasolid V22 offers another step forward in modeling sophistication and developer productivity for our most-demanding customers, along with the assurance of the robust high performance they have come to expect from the world’s foremost modeling kernel.”
In addition to Parasolid V22, Siemens PLM Software is simultaneously releasing the latest version of Parasolid Bodyshop, an add-on component that validates and optimizes the integrity and reliability of imported data using model healing and repair technology. Parasolid Bodyshop V13 features extensive model optimization enhancements which can be evaluated via plug-ins provided for the Parasolid Workshop prototyping environment.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly six million licensed seats and 56,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with companies to deliver open solutions that help them turn more ideas into successful products. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) is a worldwide leader in the fields of automation systems, low-voltage switchgear and industrial software. Its portfolio ranges from standard products for the manufacturing and process industries to solutions for whole industrial sectors that encompass the automation of entire automobile production facilities and chemical plants. As a leading software supplier, Industry Automation optimizes the entire value added chain of manufacturers – from product design and development to production, sales and a wide range of maintenance services. With around 42,900 employees worldwide Siemens Industry Automation achieved in fiscal year 2008 total sales of EUR8.7 billion.
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