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Hexagon posts tepid Q1

A very quick update on Hexagon before I rush back to all things Internet of Things at PTC's Liveworx event: Total revenue was up 19% as reported to €705 million in Q1. In constant currencies (cc), and removing acquired revenue but adding back in sold revenue, total...

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Siemens targets oil & gas from all angles

Have you ever had so much stuff that you’re not sure what to do with it all? Maybe your closet is overflowing, or your spice rack or bookshelf ... It’s all great, but there’s no cohesiveness to it, no plan, no way that the bits sum up to something more than the...

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Totally OT: If it’s too good to be true …

As you probably know, this website runs on Wordpress, a nifty content management tool that powers something like 1/3 of the world's websites. Wordpress uses themes to organize content and plugins to make those themes (and the base Wordpress platform) more fit for a...

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Update: DS and Modelon, not a total acquisition

Dassault Systèmes yesterday announced that it had acquired Modelon Gmbh but wasn't really clear about the details. A number of you emailed and tweeted to ask for more information; here's what I've learned: DS acquired Modelon AB's 45% stake in Modelon GmbH, only one...

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Quickie: DS rocks Q1, acquires Modelon

Heading out to day 2 of the Siemens Oil and Gas Innovations Conference but wanted to take a quick peek at Dassault Systèmes Q1 results, reported early this morning. On the surface, DS knocked Q1 out of the park, soundly beating its total revenue target €615 million or...

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STAR Global highlights optimization & possibilities

Did I see you at CD-adapco’s STAR Global conference in San Diego a few weeks ago? No? That’s too bad — it was a dynamite event, with presentations galore, a beach party and even cake and champagne. It was a jam-packed event, culminating in hands-on and lecture-style...

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Oh dear. FARO preannounces Q1

Despite all of the (deserved, accurate) hoopla about reality computing, FARO, one of the leading capture vendors, today announced preliminary results for Q1. Is it a harbinger of things to come or an isolated case? Probably more the former, as currency, regional...

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