“PTC is pleased to partner with mental images to deliver advanced rendering capabilities to support PTC’s customers’ needs. Our customers have requested better rendering capabilities within Pro/ENGINEER and PTC has responded by integrating mental image’s award winning mental ray 3.7+ technology into Pro/ENGINEER ARX," says Michael Campbell, SVP Product Management, PTC.
mental ray 3.7+ is now the backbone of Pro/ENGINEER ARX, allowing users to render a wide variety of real-world materials and environments. It fully leverages mental ray’s capabilities to produce physically accurate and visually compelling results in less time. These include:
“We are very pleased that PTC has selected mental ray for its rendering tool. It’s a natural fit,” says Rolf Herken, CEO and CTO, mental images. “The addition of PTC strengthens our robust line up of partners and we look forward to working together to bring the highest-quality rendering to PTC’s products.”
About mental images: mental images®, founded in 1986, is the recognized international leader in providing component and platform software for the creation, manipulation and visualization of 3D content. Its world leading rendering and other technologies are used by the entertainment, computer-aided design, architecture, scientific visualization, and other industries that require sophisticated images primarily as part of their software products and application services. mental images is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NVIDIA Corporation with headquarters in Berlin, Germany, a subsidiary in the United States, mental images, Inc., and a subsidiary in Melbourne, Australia, mental images Pty. mental images has a multinational staff of top qualified engineers exclusively dedicated to basic research and development in the area of 3D graphics and 3D Web Applications and Services technologies. For more information, visit www.mentalimages.com.
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