March 2010 – Volume 11, No. 3


CATI to begin selling the Connex and Eden families of 3D Printers. Watch the introduction videos on the right to learn more! View Article  

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It’s Just Time. I am going to call this series “It’s just time to…” Techs are great at finding work arounds or loop holes to help get the job done.  This can be seen day in and day out on support.  I think that some of the work arounds given by techs often do a great disservice to the customer. 

Sometime the answer should be no.   Sometimes what you are trying to do really is a bad idea.  Sometimes the answer the customer gets they may not like. 

This series is about telling it like it is, and the fact is, It’s just time to.

Read Article View Videos for CATI’s New 3D Printers!

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SOLIDWORKS World 2010 CATI Presentations. Watch them now!

SOLIDWORKS World 2010. 8 CATI Technical Support presenting this year at SOLIDWORKS World. Learn more about their presentations. Check out the SolidProfessor SOLIDWORKS Questions Archive

DEMO: SOLIDWORKS Workgroup PDM Integration Watch DriveWorks and SOLIDWORKS Workgroup PDM work together   View Demo

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Madison Area SOLIDWORKS User Group – March 11

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Central Indiana SOLIDWORKS User Group – March 25

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