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Anark Takeaways from Siemens Realize Live 2024

This year marked the 3rd and final year of Siemens Realize Live's residency in Las Vegas. For team Anark, it was 3 years of meeting with great people and industry visionaries to discuss strategic...

Unleashing the Power of Visual Work Instructions

In our mission to redefine manufacturing processes, Anark has bridged the gap between conventional practices and future methodologies through visual work instructions. This integration proves crucial...

How to Streamline VA/VE Processes

Any manufacturer who’s ever faced the challenge of reducing costs while maintaining or even increasing quality will be familiar with VA/VE. Short for Value Analysis/Value Engineering, the VA/VE...

How Peer-to-Peer Collaboration Is Changing the Game

Smart manufacturers know that breaking down the walls between their suppliers and customers can help them access more streamlined and innovative production methods. But collaboration isn’t only...

Key Takeaways from the MBE Summit 2024

Anark was fortunate enough to sponsor and attend the recent MBE & QIF Summit Presentations that were held at MxD in Chicago April 2024. The in-person version of the MBE (model-based enterprise) event...

Our Favorite Slices of Pi ... Day

Pi Day is the annual celebration of that infinitely ongoing number that starts with 3.14159. Also a fantastic opportunities for pun jokes of all shapes and sizes. People have competed with one...

Embracing the Future of Engineering with Anark

In case you missed it, Digital Engineering recently released the results of its annual Technology Outlook survey. There were a few big stories to come up this year. One of the most notable (and least...

3 Takeaways from DMC 2023

Back in December, Anark was fortunate enough to sponsor and be a co-presenter at the 2023 Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) held in Nashville, Tennessee. DMC has always been a great way to end...

Upcoming and Recent Events for Anark

As the year winds down, we're looking forward to engaging our digital transformation community at a series of upcoming events including: DMC, PTC/USER and 3D CIC. We also made our recent popular...

Avoiding the PLM Collaboration Gap

Manufacturing has long been the backbone of industrial progress, driving economies and innovation worldwide. In the 21st century, however, the digital landscape of manufacturing is changing rapidly....

Collaborative Technical Data Portals, The New TDP

Editors Note: This blog post comes from Anark’s presentation at GPDIS 2023. In the opening keynote of the GPDIS 2023 event, Adam Marshall of Boeing stated the importance of focusing on the people and...

4 Big Takeaways from Realize Live 2023

Another great event to keep the Anark 2023 tour rolling along. This week we were in Las Vegas for Realize Live 2023. Highlights included presentations and discussions about digital thread, supplier...

4 Takeaways from PTC Liveworx 2023

What a week at Liveworx 2023! Customer discussions, partnership opportunities, Boston's seaport district, a Dierks Bentley concert, and a brilliant closing keynote with Alex Honnold and Jimmy Chin....

64-bit OS Impact on Adobe Support of 3D PDF

If you use 3D PDF on a 64-bit operating system and have noticed issues, this is the post for you. In this post you'll find a brief history of 3D PDF to set context, a breakdown of the 64-bit 3D PDF...

3 Common Barriers to Managing and Sharing Data

Inside discrete manufacturers, a complex mix of disconnected files and data need to be made accessible, usable, and maintained for internal and external users across the value chain.

Supply Chain IP Security Best Practices

Cybercrime in manufacturing is very real and becoming increasingly common. How can you secure your design IP while sharing it throughout your supply chain? By: Scott Collins According to Sikich, a...

Supply Chain Collaboration: Top Five Strategies

It’s time to stop doing the same things, in the same way, with supply chain collaboration. You and your suppliers need to be more agile, resilient, and responsive. But how can you make that happen...