Southfield, MI, June 5, 2007: Planit is pleased to announce that EdgeCAM 11.75 fully supports Autodesk Inventor® 2008 mechanical design software and provides true data integrity and model-to-toolpath associativity. The latest version of EdgeCAM offers significant time savings in toolpath generation and simulation, in some cases up to 50%.
As Autodesk’s Global Preferred CAM Partner, the EdgeCAM team is committed to providing tight integration with the Autodesk Inventor range of products, including Autodesk Vault®, Autodesk’s data management system.
David Boucher, Development Director commented, “We will continue to offer industry-leading levels of integration between EdgeCAM and the Autodesk Inventor Series products. Autodesk Inventor and EdgeCAM users benefit from a tightly integrated design and CAM solution, providing even more cost-effective manufacturing.”
“We are pleased that yet again Pathtrace is at the forefront in CAD/CAM interoperability by achieving certification for Autodesk Inventor 2008,” said Jim Quanci, Senior Manager of Manufacturing Partner Programs. “This commitment to the Autodesk Inventor Certified Application program further demonstrates the strength of our partnership and enhances EdgeCAM’s position as the standard in solids-based manufacturing.”
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